2016-2017 GSS Executive Board
Term of office: April 1, 2016 - March 31, 2017
Chair: Amanda McLaughlin
Director of Communications: Danny Martin
Director of Finance: Noa Hacohen
Director of Student Affairs: Gillian Dornan
Director of Services: Julie Fortin
Executive Director: Stacy Chappel (ex-officio and non-voting)
The five member Executive Board is responsible for determining society policy and representing the interests of graduate students to the university, through lobbying senior administration and serving on university committees. The Executive Council works with the society’s Executive Director and Operations and Services Manager, who oversee staff, manage the day-to-day operations of the organization and ensure that the society’s budget and policies are being implemented.
Elections to the Executive Board are held annually in February or March. To run for office you must submit a nomination form signed by no less than ten (10) current members of the Society. Voting is conducted electronically via the University’s webvote system. Watch for nomination information on our website and in our email bulletin in February or contact the Executive Director at gssmgr[at]uvic.ca for more information.