Board of Directors

The GSA is operated by a Board of Directors consisting of an elected Executive Committee and two elected General Directors from each department on campus.

Meetings of the GSA Board are held once per month and are open to all GSA members. The GSA Board Meetings Schedule, Agendas and Minutes are available for download.


Executive Committee

Position Name Email
President Nabhan Refaie
V.P. Internal Emily Minard
V.P. Finance Mingze (Marcellus) Li
V.P. External Rebecca Randle

GSA General Directors

Academic Department Name Email
Biomedical Science David Bahrami
Black Student Representative Akierah Binns
Mavis Opoku
Business Management/Leadership Yang Hong
Chemistry Okoroike Ozoemena
Economics and Finance David Bailey>
Engineering Alexander Urtheil
English and Theatre Studies Alice Hinchliffe
Environmental Studies Kimber Emily Munford
Food, Agriculture and Resource Economics Justina Assuah
Food Science Yuxin Hu
Geography, Environment & Geomatics Manjurul Islam
History Riva Lewis
James Rubino
Hospitality, Food and Tourism Management Siamoy Stewart
Human Health and Nutritional Sciences Barabara Hyde-Lay
Integrative Biology Elizabeth Manchester
Julia Mellary
International Student Representative Annia Lewis
LGBTQ2SIA+ Juno McGowan
Psychology Olivia O'Neill
Pathobiology Jacob Yates
Janan Stoja Dosa
Sociology & Anthropology Ashley Ethier

Vacant Departments

  • Animal Bioscience
  • Clinical Studies
  • Computer Science
  • Environmental Design & Rural Development
  • Fine Art & Music
  • Family Relations & Applied Nutrition
  • Indigenous Student Representatives
  • Languages & Literature
  • LGBTQ2SIA+Student Representatives
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Molecular and Cellular Biology
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Population Medicine
  • Political Science
  • Plant Agriculture
  • Sociology and Anthropology


Position Name Email Extension
Office Manager Michelle Morris 56685
GSA Activities & Communications Coordinator Manpreet Kaur  

GSA Chairperson

David Said

GSA Chief Returning Officer (CRO)

Maryam Vazin,