Governance

The Association's affairs are run by a 9-member Board of Directors Executive Committee and a 18-member Board of Directors. Board members are elected at the Annual General Meeting.

2017/18 OAC Alumni Association Board of Directors Executive Committee

Honorary President Dean Rene Van Acker B.Sc. (Agr.) ’90, Ph.D ‘92
President Sara Avoledo, B.Comm. ’03
Past President Matt Cole, B.Comm. ’04
1st Vice-President Clinton Buttar, OAC Dipl. ’02, B.Sc. (Agr.) ’06
2nd Vice-President Mike De Borger, OAC Dipl. ’01, B.Comm. ’04
Secretary Melanie Curtis, B.Sc. (Agr.) ’08 (Curling Co-Chair)
Treasurer Brad Lichty, OAC B.Comm. ’04 (Golf Chair)
Outreach Coordinator Ashley Knapton, B.Sc. (Agr.) '13 (Alumni Focus - College Royal, Homecoming, New Events) 
Student Engagement Chair Rocio Morales Rayas, Ph.D. ’09 (Current Student Focus - Careers and Cocktails, Dean’s Lunch, Grad Launch) 

OAC Alumni Association Board of Directors

Fifth Year
Mike Vleck, OAC Dipl. '87, B.Sc. (Agr.) ’90

Fourth Year
Andy Richardson, B.Comm. 2010 (Curling Co-Chair)
Romina Zanabria Eyzaguirre, Ph.D. ’13

Second Year
Dennis Curtis, M.Sc. '13
Andrea Hurst, B.Comm. '09
Mandy Redmond, B.Comm. '09
Donald Skinner, B.Sc. (Agr.) '10, M.Sc. '13
David Soley, B.Comm. '07
James Thompson, B.Sc. (Agr.) '77

First Year
Shannon McCarthy, (Strategic Planning Chair) B.Sc. ‘05
Lance Schultz, B.Sc. ’10, M.Sc. ‘15
Ryan Stafford, OAC Dip ’06, B.Sc. (Agr.) ‘10
Neals Van Wely, B.Sc. (Agr.) ‘17
Rebecca Hannam, B.Comm. '12 
Marcia Chiasson, Ph.D.'13

Ex-Officio Directors
OAC Alumni Foundation Chair – Anna DeMarchi-Meyers, B.Sc. (Agr.) ‘88
Joint Investment Committee Chair – Ove Hansen B.Sc. (Agr.) ‘91
Student Federation of OAC – Eric Prelaz 

If you are interested in learning more about the OACAA or how to become involved, please contact Lindsay Stallman, Alumni Advancement Manager at stallman@uoguelph.ca or 519-824-4120, Ext. 56842