Education Council members

For Education Council business please contact the Chair or Recording Secretary.

Elected members

Term to March 2019 

Name Representing Email Local
Catharine White - Chair University Credit - Terrace 5251
Reto Riesen University Credit - Prince Rupert  5735
Dave McKeever Business 5700
Seat Vacant  Business/computer Tech    
John Dyck Developmental Education Terrace  5256
Mercedes de la Nuez Developmental Education - Other than Terrace  5725
Marina Carere Health Programs  5375
Marja Burrows Human Services  5334
Kezia Sinkewicz Library / Student Services  5496
Keisha Reichert Trades / Culinary Arts  5205
Dinesh Gautam Support Staff   5727
Emily Suderman Support Staff  5456

Student representatives

Term: October 2018 to August 2019

Damanpreet Singh Bopari Student Representative - Terrace
Sumitpal Singh  Student Representative - Terrace
Salil Mahotra  Student Representative - Smithers
Jaswinderpal Singh  Student Representative - Prince Rupert

Appointed members (appointed by President)

Name Representing Email Local
Justin Kohlman Vice-President, Education 5443
Stephen Salem Director of Institutional Research & Registrar 5471
Carrie Nolan Dean of Center for Research and Learning Transformation 5414
Laurie Waye Dean of Instruction 5305

Ex-officio members (non-voting)

Name Representing Email Local
Ken Burt President 5411
Karmen Smith First Nations Council Chair    

Articulation Officer (non-voting)

Name Representing Email Local
Tracey Fell Recording Secretary 5382

For upcoming nominations or elections visit the Education Council election page for details.