BVNA Council is made up of a team of registered and student veterinary nurses from around the UK who work tirelessly fitting in BVNA business around family and work life on a voluntary basis. The Council meets every eight weeks at the BVNA Head Office in Harlow, Essex.

All council members are elected student and registered veterinary nurses, with a common desire to represent the veterinary nursing profession and complete belief in what veterinary nursing can achieve.

The councillors undertake individual roles, chosen by themselves and building on their own personal strengths and experience.

Councillors are elected for a three year period. The terms of office are staggered so there will always be new council members coming onto council every year.

Find out more about the roles and responsibilities of being a council member here. 

Council Members

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If you would like to find out more about becoming a Council member click here 

 President

 

Jo Hinde RVN 

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Senior Vice President

Wendy Nevins RVN

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Junior Vice President

Josephine Oakden RVN

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Honorary Secretary

 

Gemma Reeve RVN

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Honorary Treasurer

Alexandra Taylor RVN

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Council Member

Albert Holgate RVN

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Council Member

Louise Northway RVN

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Council Member

Samantha Payne RVN

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Council Member

Jack Pye RVN

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Council Member

 

Matthew Wright RVN

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Student Council Member

Charlotte Ottewill

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Student Council Member

Charlotte Wood

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Office Staff

The BVNA office is managed and run by a dedicated and capable team of staff, working out of the BVNA offices based in Harlow, Essex.

Katie Spackman

Head of Membership 

E-mail: katie@bvna.co.uk

Nikki Ruedisueli

Head of Learning & Development

E-mail: nicola@bvna.co.uk

Angela Mariconda

Office and Accounts Manager

E-mail: angela@bvna.co.uk

Lisa Brett

CPD and Events Co-ordinator

E-mail: lisa@bvna.co.uk 

Charlotte Bullard

Education Manager

E-mail: charlotte@bvna.co.uk 

 

Nina Holmes

Congress and CPD Support

E-mail: nina@bvna.co.uk

Danielle Moeser

Membership Administrator

E-mail: danielle@bvna.co.uk