Council & Officers

Governing Body

The Officers and Members of the Council are the Board of Directors of the Limited Company and the Trustees of the Charity. The Officers and Members of Council for 2023-24 are as follows.


Vice Presidents

Honorary Officers

  • Director: Lloyd de Beer, B.A, M.A., Ph.D.
  • Secretary: John McNeill, M.A., F.S.A., F.R.Hist.S.
  • Assistant Secretary: Susan Nettle, M.Sc., M.A.
  • Treasurer: John Irving, B.A.
  • Membership Secretary: Ann E Hignell, B.Sc., B.A., M.A
  • Journal Editor: John Munns, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., F.S.A., F.R.Hist.S.
  • Reviews Editor: Costanza Beltrami, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
  • Editor Electronic Publications: Emma Edwards, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
  • Conference Secretary: Catherine Milburn, B.A., M.A,
  • Study Days Organiser: Jana Gajdošová, B.A. M.A., Ph.D.
  • Convenor Leeds IMC: Harriet Mahood, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
  • Publicity Officer: Richard Plant, B.A., Ph.D.
  • Web Officer: Meg Bernstein, B.A., M.A., M.A.R., Ph.D.
  • Student and Early Career Representative: Róisín Astell, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.

Council Members


  • Stacy Boldrick, M.A.,Ph.D. (2023)
  • Eric Cambridge, M.A., M.A., Ph.D. (2022)
  • Ross Cook, B.A., M.C.I.f.A. (2023)
  • Jackie Hall, M.A., Ph.D., M.C.I.f.A. (2023)
  • David Harrison, M.A., D.Phil, F.S.A. (2021)
  • Sophie Kelly, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (2023)
  • Megan McNamee, M.A., Ph.D. (2021)
  • Deirdre O’Sullivan, B.A., M.Phil. (2021)
  • Naomi Speakman, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (2021)
  • Lucy Wrapson, M.A., M.A., Dip.(Cons), Ph.D., ACR, F.I.I.C. (2022)