Convocation Committee Members

Committee Chair
Michelle Hogue, Chief Marshal, appointed by President (Spring 2024)

Ex Officio Members
Jodie Gallais, Designate Michael Mahon, President & Vice-Chancellor
Charlie Weaselhead, Chancellor (March 15, 2023)
Kathleen Massey, Associate Vice-President (Students)
Natasha Buis Deering, Executive Director (SEM) & Registrar
Miranda Mackenzie, Convocation Coordinator (Committee Support Secretary)

Two (2) Academic Staff Members, nominated by the General Faculties Committee
Romany Craig, June 30, 2023
Olu Awosoga, June 30, 2023

One (1) Alumnus/Alumna (or Alternate), selected by Alumni Association Council
Lisa Neufeld (Tony Montina), June 30, 2025

One (1) Undergraduate Student (or Alternate), selected by Students’ Union
Kairvee Bhatt (Gage DeSteur), April 30, 2023

One (1) Graduate Student (or Alternate), selected by the Graduate Students Association
Lauren Zink (Chloe Devoy), April 30, 2023

Resource Persons or Designates (non-voting):
Annette Bright, Bookstore Manager
Kali McKay, University Advancement, Events & Protocol Officer
Lyndsay Montina, Alumni Relations, Director
Alison Piekema, Senate, Governance Officer
Marlene Taylor, Registrar's Office, Manager of Registration & Student Information

Quorum = 6 Voting Members (Summer Quorum = 5 Voting Members)