Alumni Council

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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 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.

Current Members

Kyle Blais
Kyle Blais
(BComm Finance 2008)
Relationship Manager,
TD Commercial Banking

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

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

Dhruv Desai
Dhruv Desai

(MSc Computer Science 2016)
Informatics Lead,
Fraser Health Authority

Matthew Bock
(BA International Studies 2007)
Manager, Strategic Policy
Natural Resources Canada

Hoda Samadi
Hoda Samadi
(BSc Psychology 2008)

Leanne Varney
(BSc Honours Biochemistry & Molecular Biology 2020)
Education Manager,
Positive Living North

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

Kyle Matthee
(BComm General Business 2007)
Multi-unit Business Manager,
A&W Food Services of Canada Inc.

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

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

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

Chris Wood
Chris Wood
(BComm Accounting and Marketing 2011)
Brazen Jester Studios

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