Support Staff Assessor to the Board of Governors
 

Election of Support Staff Assessor to the Board of Governors


On behalf of the Board of Governors, I am pleased to announce the results of the election for the Support Staff Assessor and Alternate Support Staff Assessor to the Board of Governors for a two year term commencing on June 1, 2015 and ending on May 31, 2017.


Support Staff Assessor to the Board of Governors

BARRY STONE, Student Residences


Alternate Support Staff Assessor to the Board of Governors

RANDALL KINLEY, St. Paul's College

 

Thank you to all of the candidates for allowing their names to stand, and to everyone who took the time to vote.

 


 

The position of Support Staff Assessor was created to enable the Board of Governors to benefit from a support staff perspective during its meetings.  The Assessor attends meetings of the Board and its Executive Committee.  The Assessor has the same rights and obligations as a member of the Board and Executive Committee, except that an Assessor may not make or amend motions, or vote.  The Support Staff Assessor to the Board of Governors shall have a two (2) year term from June 1 to May 31.

Duties to the Board include:

  • provide the Board with a general support staff perspective on matters brought before the Board
  • attend and contribute to debate at Board and Executive Committee meetings
  • participate as a member of ad hoc committees, established from time to time, which specify support staff membership
  • review agenda materials and prepare questions/comments on these materials, where appropriate
  • represent support staff at official Board and University functions, such as Convocation

Duties to Support Staff include:

  • refer specific matters to the appropriate unit/officer in the University
  • explain the role, composition and operation of the Board of Governors

All full-time support staff are eligible for election and to vote, providing their names are on the employee list printed approximately forty-five (45) days prior to the election, which will be held the third Friday in May. 

The Nomination Form must be signed by five (5) support staff members and by the nominee to signify his/her acceptance of the nomination, and returned to the Office of the University Secretary, 312 Administration Building, by 12:00 noon on the last Friday in April.

The Assessor will be the nominee who receives the highest amount of votes.  The Alternate Assessor will be the nominee who receives the second highest amount of votes.