Officers of the Society

The Burgon Society is run by volunteers who are elected to the Executive Committee at the AGM. In line with the Society's Constitution, all members of the Executive Committee are Fellows of the Society and Trustees of the charity. Additionally, the Executive Committee elects a President as a figurehead of the Society. The current President is Prof. Graham Zellick former Principal of Queen Mary and Westfield College and Vice Chancellor of the University of London.


Professor Graham Zellick, CBE, KC, MA, PhD (Cantab), Hon LLD (Birmingham & American International University), LHD (New York), DLit (QMUL), FAcSS, Hon FRAM, Hon FSALS, FBS

Executive Committee (Trustees)

Chairman: Andrew Hogg, MA (Dublin), MSc (Toronto), PhD (Aberdeen), CGeol, FGS, FBS
Secretary: Alice Hynes, BA (Exeter), MA (London), FCIS, MAPM, MInstLM, FAUA, FRSA, FBS
Treasurer: David Parker, BEd (Leeds), MA (York), GDMA (Bradford), FBS

Ordinary Members:

Professor Bruce Christianson, MSc (VUW, NZ), DPhil (Oxon), FNZMS, FBS
Peter Clarke, BA (Leicester), FBS
Jonathan C. Cooper, BSc (St Andrews), PhD (Central Lancs), FRGS, FBS (Dean of Studies)
Paul Coxon, MPhys, PhD (Newcastle), MRSC, MInstP, FBS (Social Media Officer)
Michael W. Everett, BA (Olivet College), M.Sc (Michigan State), PhD (Michigan State), FBS
John C. Horton, BSc (Manchester), PhD (Cantab), MInstP, FBS (Marshal)
Professor William Gibson, MA (Wales), PhD (Middlesex), DLitt (Wales), FSA, FRHistS, FRSA, FBS
The Reverend Philip F. M. Goff, BD (London), AKC, FSA, FBS
Valentina S. Grub, BA (Wellesley College), MLitt, PhD (St Andrews), FBS
Nicholas Jackson, BA (York), MSc, PhD (Warwick), FBS
Andrew J. P. North, MChem (Oxon), PhD (Cantab), MRSC, FBS (Webmaster)
Michael Powell, MEd, PhD (Brunel), ACertCM, AIL, MCoT, FBS, CJ
Chris Williams, MA (Cantab), MA (Colchester Inst.), FBS (Curator)
Professor Stephen L. Wolgast, BA (Kansas State), MS (Columbia), FBS (Publications Editor)