Executives

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Mery Mendoza President

The President is accountable for the actions and guidance of the GSA. This person is the official Public Relations Officer for the organization and acts as a liaison between graduate students and the University community. The President is also responsible for coordinating lobbying activities at the local, provincial, and national level.


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Mohammad Wajih Alam Vice-President Finance & Operations

The Vice-President Finance & Operations oversees the GSA's finances and internal operations. This includes maintaining financial records, monitoring income and expenditures, and working closely with the GSA Office Manager to coordinate the operation of the GSA Commons.


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Alejandra Fonseca Vice-President Student Affairs

The Vice-President Student Affairs is the official GSA advocate on academic and non-academic issues. Students who have concerns related to their academic and non-academic life at the University, for example working conditions or discrimination and harassment, should contact the Vice-President Student Affairs. The Vice-President Student Affairs is also responsible for planning social events, a graduate student orientation and the 3MT Competition.


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Chiamaka Ezekwesili Vice-President External

The Vice-President External serves as a liaison officer between the GSA executive and the Canadian Federation of Students, including its sub-bodies such as the National Graduate Caucus. This position is also accountable for liaising between other national and international student unions and associations and implementing any campaigns. Further, the Vice-President External is responsible for overseeing the compilation of the annual Graduate Student Handbook.