Alumni Council

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Alumni Council Positions

There are three (3) one-year term positions and one (1) two-year term position available on the Alumni Council, starting in February 2021. The Alumni Council holds a minimum of four meetings per year and works closely with the Office of University Advancement and the Office of Alumni Relations.

Please complete a nomination form to be considered for these positions.

If you have any questions about the nomination process or the role of the Alumni Council, please contact

Alumni Council

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.

Current Members

Kyle Blais
Kyle Blais, Chair
(BComm Finance 2008)
Relationship Manager, TD Commercial Banking
Kamloops. BC

Isabella Beaulieu
Isabella Wilson-Beaulieu, Vice-Chair
(BScN 2011)
Clinical Application Analyst Nurse, Northern Health
Prince George, BC

Chantal Craig
Chantal Craig
(BA English 2004)
General Manager - Pine Centre Branch, CIBC
Prince George, BC

Dhruv Desai
Dhruv Desai (MSc Computer Science 2016)

Business Systems Analyst, Fraser Health Authority
Vancouver, BC

Furqana Khan
Furqana Khan
BSW (2017)

Hoda Samadi
Hoda Samadi
BSc Psychology (2008)

Wendel Schwab
Wendel Schwab
BA English (2016)

Tanner Moulton
Tanner Moutlon
(BComm Finance and International Business 2018)
Public Affairs Coordinator, TC Energy
Prince George, BC

Isabella Wilson-Beaulieu (No Photo Available)
Kyle Matthee
(BComm General Business 2007)
A&W Food Services of Canada Inc.
Multi Unit Business Manager

Jennifer Young
Jennifer Young
BA Geography 2000 / BSW 2007)
Assessment and Curriculum Manager, Northern Medical Program
Prince George, BC

Dori Alger
Dori Alger
(MBA 2019)
Manager of Finance / CFO, Village of Lumby
Lumby, BC

Lynette Thremblay
Lynette Tremblay
(BA History 2008)
Vice President, Strategy & Innovation, Edmonton Global
Edmonton, AB

Chris Wood
Chris Wood
(BComm Accounting and Marketing 2011)
CEO, Brazen Jester Studios Inc
Prince George, BC

Robert Long
Robert Long
(MA Political Science 2009)
City Manager, Prince Rupert
Prince Rupert, BC