Officers of the University

UNBC Board of Governors

(last updated April 1, 2021)

Dr. Geoff Payne Interim President and Vice-Chancellor
Vacant Chancellor
Mr. Aaron Ekman Chair - Order-in-Council Appointment
Mr. Andrew Robinson Vice Chair - Order-in-Council Appointment
Ms. Allison Beswick Order-in-Council Appointment (Alumni)
Mr. Joel McKay Order-in-Council Appointment
Mr. Michael Reed Order-in-Council Appointment (Alumni)
Mr. Gregory Stewart Order-in-Council Appointment
Ms. Catherine Wishart Order-in-Council Appointment
Vacant Order-in-Council Appointment
Dr. Darwyn Coxson Elected Faculty Member
Dr. Paul Sanborn Elected Faculty Member
Mr. Kostas Bach Elected Undergraduate Student Member
Mr. Michael Lo Elected Graduate Student Member
Ms. Joyce Henley Elected Staff Member

Senate

(last updated April 7, 2021)

Senior Administrators

Geoff Payne— Interim President and Vice-Chancellor, and Chair of Senate

Mark Dale — Interim Provost and Vice President, Academic

Kathy Lewis —  Acting Vice President, Research

Ronald Camp II — Dean, Faculty of Business and Economics

Peter Jackson — Interim Dean, Faculty of Environment

Shannon Wagner— Dean, Faculty of Human and Health Sciences

Kriston Rennie — Dean, Faculty of Indigenous Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities

Deborah Roberts — Dean, Faculty of Science and Engineering

Lisa Haslett — Director, Business Services and Continuing Studies

Kriston Rennie — Interim University Librarian

Bert Annear — Registrar and Secretary of Senate (non-voting)

Faculty of Business and Economics

Julius Bankole

Vacant

Faculty of Environment

Dezene Huber

Neil Hanlon

Faculty of Human and Health Sciences

Erin Wilson

Christine Ho Younghusband

Faculty of Indigenous Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities

Vacant

Jessie King

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Alex Aravind

Allan Kranz

Faculty At Large

Robert Budde

Liang Chang

Alina-Geta Constantin

Balbinder Deo

Clarence Hofsink

Hossein Kazemian

Tammy Klassen-Ross

Kim Stathers

Vacant

Vacant

Vacant

Vacant

Students

Calin Claassens - President of NUGSS

President of NBCGSS

Brandon Greenall - Student Representative for the Faculty of Business and Economics

Andrew Mitchell - Student Representative for the Faculty of Environment

Mattias Wels-Lopez - Student Representative for the Faculty of Human and Health Sciences

Laura Parent (Vice Chair) - Student Representative for the Faculty of Indigenous Studies, Social Sciences and Humanities

Drew Gilchrist - Student Representative for the Faculty of Science and Engineering

Alex Schinkel - Undergraduate Student Representative

Sloane Zogas - Undergraduate Student Representative

Christiana Onabola - Graduate Student Representative

Lydia Troc  - Graduate Student Representative

Lay Senators

Janice Allen

Dhruv Desai

Andrea Palmer

Mike Peterson

WWNI Representative

Deanna Nyce

Senior University Administrators Not Otherwise Elected or Appointed to Senate (non-voting members)

Rahim Somani - Vice President, Finance and Administration

Paul Winwood - Associate Vice President, Northern Medical Program

Anne Sommerfeld - Interim Director, Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology

Leonel Roldan-Flores  - Director, International

Trevor Fuson - Chief Information Officer

Other Representatives Not Otherwise Elected or Appointed to Senate (non-voting members)

Henry Harder - Vice Provost, Indigenous Initiatives

Paul Siakaluk - President of the Faculty Association