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 Alumni Relations 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.
Isabella Wilson-Beaulieu, Chair
(BScN 2011 / MBA 2021)
Regional Manager, Case & Contact Management
(BA History 2008)
Chief Operating Officer,
(BA International Studies 2007)
Manager, Strategic Policy
Natural Resources Canada
(BA English 2004)
Ministry of Children’s Services, Government of Alberta
(BSc Biochemistry & Molecular Biology - Honours 2020)
Positive Living North
(BSc NRM Forestry 1999)
Vice President, Woodlands
Canadian Forest Products Ltd
(BComm Finance and International Business 2018)
Public Affairs Coordinator,
(BA History - Honours 2019)
Global Public Affairs
Melissa Lynn Bolster
(BA International Studies & Political Science 2006)
Senior Advisor Planning and Reporting,
Government of Canada (Polar Knowledge Canada)
(BComm General Business 2007)
Multi-unit Business Manager,
A&W Food Services of Canada Inc.
(BA English 2004)
(BComm Finance 2008)
TD Commercial Banking
Rhonda Lee McIsaac
(Master of Education, Multidisciplinary Leadership 2018)
Haida Gwaii Recreation
(BComm Accounting and Marketing 2011)
Brazen Jester Studios