The Alumni Council holds a unique place within the structure and community of the University of Northern British Columbia. UNBC recognizes the increasing importance of nurturing the lifelong bond between the University and its alumni. The Alumni Council has the responsibility of representing the collective voice of the alumni body in governance and with the advancement role of engaging alumni in a lifelong mutually-beneficial relationship for both UNBC and its graduates.
The Alumni Council was created in October 2017 on a recommendation from the former Alumni Association Board of Directors. The Alumni Council is recognized by the Board of Governors of the University of Northern British Columbia to represent UNBC’s alumni community. The Council works closely with Office of University Advancement to provide guidance on and assistance with the mutually-beneficial objectives of the Alumni Association:
• To build an active and meaningful alumni community.
• To engage alumni and provide opportunities to stay connected to the University.
• To ensure the University continues to enrich the lives of UNBC alumni.
• To advance UNBC’s excellence and reputation.
Kyle Blais, Chair
(BComm Finance 2008)
TD Commercial Banking
Isabella Wilson-Beaulieu, Vice-Chair
Clinical Application Analyst Nurse,
(BA English 2004)
Pine Centre Branch - CIBC
(MSc Computer Science 2016)
Fraser Health Authority
(BA International Studies 2007)
Manager, Strategic Policy
Natural Resources Canada
(BSc Psychology 2008)
(BSc Honours Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 2020)
Positive Living North
(BComm Finance and International Business 2018)
Public Affairs Coordinator,
(BComm General Business 2007)
Multi-unit Business Manager,
A&W Food Services of Canada Inc.
(BA Geography 2000 / BSW 2007)
Assessment and Curriculum Manager,
Northern Medical Program
Manager of Finance / CFO,
Village of Lumby
(BA History 2008)
Vice President, Strategy & Innovation
(BComm Accounting and Marketing 2011)
Brazen Jester Studios
(MA Political Science 2009)