GFC Membership

STATUTORY (Ex-officio) [14]
Post-Secondary Learning Act (PSLA) Section 23(a)

President & Vice-Chancellor Mike Mahon (Chair)
Provost & Vice-President (Academic) Erasmus Okine (Vice-Chair)
Vice-President (Finance & Administration) Nancy Walker
Vice-President (Research) Robert Wood
Vice-President (Advancement) Vacant
Dean, Faculty of Arts & Science Matthew Letts
Dean, Dhillon School of Business Kerry Godfrey
Dean, Faculty of Education Craig Loewen
Dean, Faculty of Fine Arts Mary Ingraham
Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences Shannon Spenceley
Dean, School of Graduate Studies & Postdoctoral Affairs Jackie Rice
Dean, School of Liberal Education Shelly Wismath
Interim Registrar Natasha Buis Deering
University Librarian Chris Nicol

STATUTORY (Elected by each Faculty/School) [28]
PSLA Section 24(2)(a)

Arts & Science Inge Genee June 30, 2023
Arts & Science Lynn Kennedy June 30, 2023
Arts & Science Trushar Patel June 30, 2023
Arts & Science Greg Pyle June 30, 2023
Arts & Science

Locke Spencer

June 30, 2023
Arts & Science

Shawn Bubel*
*Igor Kovalchuk (July 1 - December 31, 2020)

June 30, 2021
Arts & Science Jason Laurendeau June 30, 2021
Arts & Science Louise Barrett June 30, 2021
Arts & Science

Jennifer Mather

December 31, 2020
Arts & Science Carly Adams June 30, 2021
Arts & Science Kent Peacock June 30, 2021
Arts & Science Michael Stingl June 30, 2021
Arts & Science

Rene Barendregt

June 30, 2021
Arts & Science Kristine Alexander June 30, 2022
Arts & Science John Vokey June 30, 2022
Arts & Science Patrick Wilson June 30, 2022
Business John Usher June 30, 2021
Business Yutao Li June 30, 2023
Business Deb Jarvie June 30, 2023
Education Dawn Burleigh*
*Elaine Greidanus (July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021)
June 30, 2022
Education Darlene St. Georges June 30, 2023
Fine Arts James Dobbie June 30, 2022
Fine Arts Bryn Hughes June 30, 2023
Fine Arts Justin Blum June 30, 2022
Fine Arts Andrew Stewart June 30, 2021
Health Sciences Peter Kellett June 30, 2023
Health Sciences Cheryl Currie June 30, 2022
Health Sciences

Claudia Steinke*
*Carina Zhu (July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021)

June 30, 2022

STATUTORY STUDENTS (Nominated by Students' Council) [2]
PSLA Section 23(c)(i)

Students' Union Jonathan Diaz April 30, 2021
Students' Union Liam Connel April 30, 2021

STATUTORY GRADUATE STUDENT (Nominated by Graduate Students' Association) [1]
PSLA Section 23(c)(ii)

Graduate Student Lauren Zink        April 30, 2021

APPOINTED MEMBERS [13]
PSLA Section 25 & GFC Bylaws (GFC Appoints)

Arts & Science Majid Mohajerani June 30, 2022
Arts & Science Natasha Rebry June 30, 2022
Business Pei Shao June 30, 2022
Business Rossitsa Yalamova June 30, 2022
Education Richelle Marynowski June 30, 2022
Education Chris Mattatall June 30, 2022
Fine Arts

Leanne Elias*

June 30, 2021
Fine Arts Aaron Taylor June 30, 2022
Graduate Studies Jerimy Cunningham June 30, 2021
Health Sciences Tracy Oosterbroek* June 30, 2021
Health Sciences Morgan Magnuson June 30, 2020
Liberal Education Brendan Cummins* June 30, 2022
Library Paula Cardozo June 30, 2022

APPOINTED MEMBERS (Ex-officio) AUTHORIZED APPOINTMENTS [4]
PSLA Section 25 & GFC Bylaws E7(a)(b) (GFC Appoints)

Vice-Provost Michelle Helstein
Associate Vice-President (Students) Kathleen Massey
GFC Nominee to the Board of Governors John Sheriff
President, ULFA Claudia Steinke

APPOINTED STUDENT MEMBERS (Nominated by Students' Union) [8]
PSLA Section 25 & GFC Bylaws (GFC Appoints)

Student (Arts & Science) Ryan Lindblad April 30, 2021
Student (Arts & Science) Rebecca Parkkari April 30, 2021
Student (Business) Andrew Novello April 30, 2021
Student (Education) Ethan Pullan April 30, 2021
Student (Education) Keeley Gillespie April 30, 2021
Student (Fine Arts) Holly Kletke April 30, 2021
Student (Fine Arts) Richard Lee-Thai April 30, 2021
Student (Health Sciences) Haley Gray April 30, 2021

APPOINTED GRADUATE STUDENT MEMBERS (Nominated by Graduate Students' Association) [2]
PSLA Section 25 & GFC Bylaws (GFC Appoints)

Graduate Student Abrar Darda April 30, 2021
Graduate Student Rachel Stark April 30, 2021

TOTAL GFC MEMBERSHIP: 71
Quorum (majority of membership, greater than 50%): 37
Summer Quorum (May 1 - Aug. 31): 30**

*Denotes GFC Representative on Senate
**Majority of membership, greater than 50%, after reduction of total number of student positions: 13

Regular Attendees
Jodie Gallais, Director, University Secretariat
Vicki Grisack, Governance Assistant, Office of the President
Mike Whipple, Director, Office of the President