The Committee


Sarah Johnston

Sarah is a third year archaeology student and a keen hiker. She absolutely loves the outdoors and spends time either doing fieldwork or hiking around the UK with the club. She’s been in the club and on the committee for the past three years, and is excited to spend this year helping the club grow and welcome even more members!

Find Sarah: On an excavation!


Duncan Raitt

Duncan is a Scottish mountaineer in the second year of a Mechanical Engineering PhD. He has an enthusiasm for all things nerdy or outdoors. He tries to get the best deal for club members and keep club finances well balanced. He also plans routes and teaches basic navigation to leaders.

Find Duncan: Near water


Audrey Zhongyao Zhang

Audrey is a second year Psychology student who's keen on hiking. Being a huge fan of nature, she always loves to be surrounded by greeneries. Last year she was the Social Media Officer of the club, and she enjoyed every conversation she have had with the club members, via social medias and during hikes. This year she will take her responsibility as a Vice President, and make the club a lovable place for every member!

Find Audrey: In the Moon

Vice President

Safiyah Suleman

Safiyah has always loved adventure and discovered the joys of hiking when she joined the society last year. She enjoys early morning bike rides with an audiobook (not sponsored by Audible), watching thriller & sci -fi films, trying new foods and travelling.

Find Safiyah: Sipping on a hot cup of tea

Welfare and Outreach Offcer

Alan Yap

Alan is a third-year Natural Sciences student who loves taking pictures, meeting new people, and taking part in weekly hikes. As a new member of the committee, he is eager to help make the Hiking Club enjoyable for all.

Find Alan: Walking in mud


Ebani Dhawan

Ebani is a second year BASc-er. Having grown up in a city her entire life, she loves the escape hiking has as she leaves the hustle and bustle of London for the beautiful scenic views of England. She loves talking about the brain, food and music.

Find Ebani: At the shop buying hot sauce

Social Media Officer

©2018 by UCL Hiking Club.