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Jackie Holden

Alumni Relations Manager

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About Jackie

Jackie leads the Alumni Team and is responsible for the University’s alumni relations, helping to keep our alumni community of over 160,000 former students engaged with the university through communications, events, services and giving back through mentoring and guest lectures or supporting scholarships and university projects.

Did you know?

Jackie played at Wimbledon in 1989 and was beaten by Steffi Graf and Gabriella Sabatini in the Ladies’ Doubles.

Contact Jackie

Email: j.r.holden@leedsbeckett.ac.uk
Phone: 0113 812 7675


Philip Goose

Alumni Stewardship Officer

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About Philip

As Alumni Stewardship Officer Philip is responsible for managing alumni donations to the university, helping to support student scholarships and bursaries and other university projects, and managing our alumni database keeping alumni details up to date. 

Did you know?

Philip took part in the London Olympics opening ceremony alongside Mr Bean.

Contact Philip

Email: p.a.goose@leedsbeckett.ac.uk
Phone: 0113 81 23145


Richard Allen

Alumni Communications Officer

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About Richard

Richard graduated from Leeds Beckett in 2014 and is responsible for our suite of alumni communications including our e-newsletter, social media channels, sourcing and writing profiles, interviewing alumni and managing our website. If you think you've got a story to tell that would be of interest to your fellow alumni then get in touch.

Did you know?

Richard went to school with Louis from One Direction.

Contact Richard

Email: richard.allen@leedsbeckett.ac.uk
Phone: 0113 81 22070


Jess Rymill

Graduate Intern - Events, Alumni & Partners

About Jess

Jess joined the team in September 2017 after graduating in BA (Hons) Sports Development. Jess' internship will last for one year, during which time she will work on a number of projects covering the delivery of a range of activity for alumni reunions, corporate events and partnerships.

Did you know?

Whilst studying at Leeds Beckett, Jess spent six weeks in China leading the sports activities at a summer camp.

Contact Jess

Email: j.rymill@leedsbeckett.ac.uk
Phone: 0113 812 2680