GOVERNANCE

How We’re Structured

Within Alberta, all student associations and unions are regulated by the Post-Secondary Learning Act; section 95(1). The act prescribes that Saitsa is managed by a board that is elected by and from the members of the association.

Your 2022-2023

Board of Directors

These are your student leaders!

Dawson Andrew Thomas

President

Portfolio

School of Hospitality & Tourism, CSA Chair, ASEC Vice-Chair

Aaron Ramos

Vice-President

Portfolio

School of Manufacturing & Automation and Transportation, CSA Secretary, College & Polytechnic Advisory Committee – Vice-Chair

Jayden Baldonado

Director

Portfolio

School of Health & Public Safety, Academic Council, EDI Council, Learner & Academic Services (Accessibility), 88 Legacy Grant Selection Committee

Tomi Aroge

Director

Portfolio

School of Advanced Digital Technology, Academic Council, Learner & Academic Services (Career Advancement Liaison), Ombudsperson Leadership Committee

Karanpreet Singh Gill

Director

Portfolio

School of Construction, Academic Council, International Student Liaison, Saitsa Instructor Excellence Awards Selection Committee, Academic Integrity Council

Anh Nguyen

Director

Portfolio

School of Energy, Academic Council, Sustainability Committee, Valedictorian Selection Sub-Committee, Academic Integrity Council

Paul John Martinez

Director

Portfolio

School of Business, Academic Council, International Student Liaison, Saitsa Awards Selection Committee

THE BREAKDOWN

About the Board of Directors

Who Makes up the BOD?

The BOD is elected in the winter semester and their term starts in May and finishes in May of the following year. The Board provides ongoing ownership linkage with the student body, sets organizational policy in accordance with ownership needs, and provides oversight of operational compliance with policy. Within the Board there is a President and Vice-President; these positions are the chief and deputy-chief representatives and advocates for the student body and are the leader of the Board.


Saitsa’s Bylaws are the governing rules by which the organization operates