Council and Committees

The Council

International Labour Rights Committee

Constitution and Policy Committee

Donations Committee

Student Sponsorship Committee

Representatives to the National Labour Rights Committee 

Ombudsperson Coordinator

Disability, Chronic Conditions and Accessibility Committee  

Black, Indigenous, Persons of Colour (BIPOC) Committee

Election Committee

Agenda Planning Committee


2018 - 2020 Council

PresidentWassim Garzouzi

Treasurer - Colin Gusikoski

National Vice-President of Information - Anne Gregory

Past President - Peter Barnacle

Vice President - BC - Hasan Alam

Vice President - BC - Tamara Ramusovic

Vice President - AB - Kara O'Halloran

Vice President - AB - Kelly Kwok

Vice President - SK - Vacant 

Vice President - SK - Greg Fingas

Vice President - MB - Kristine Barr

Vice President - MB - Shannon Carson 

Vice President - ON - Nicole Butt

Vice President - ON - Billeh Hamud

Vice President - PQ - Sophie Cloutier

Vice President - PQ - Frédéric Nadeau

Vice President - NB - Leigh Sprague 

Vice President - NB - Vacant

Vice President - NSJason Edwards

Vice President - NS - Andy Nielsen

Vice President - NL - Vacant

Vice President - NL - Paula Schumph

Vice President - NWT - Austin Marshall


2018 - 2020 Committees

International Labour Rights Committee

Executive Committee

Lori Harreman, Co-Chair

Claudia Vicencio, Co-Chair

David M. Brown, Q.C.

Susan Philpott 

Marie-Claude St-Amant 

Claude Melançon  

Peter Barnacle

Simon Archer

Emma Phillips

Peter Shklanka

Jo-Ann Kolmes

Jorge Hurtado


Constitution and Policy Committee

Wassim Garzouzi, Chair

Billeh Hamud

Nicole Butt


Donations Committee

Colin Gusikoski, Chair

Eric Hoibak

Mireille Giroux

Sachia Longo

Lori Harreman


Student Sponsorship Committee

Jodie Gauthier, Chair

Colin Gusikoski

Karlan Modeste

Natalia Makuch

Crystal Norbeck

Sachia Longo

Mireille Giroux

Mae Jane Nam

Erin Sandberg


Representatives to the National Labour Rights Committee

Chair - Wassim Garzouzi

British Columbia - Tony Glavin

British Columbia - Vacant

Prairies - Vacant

Prairies - Vacant

Ontario - Peter Engelmann

Ontario - Vacant

Quebec - Sylvain Beauchamp

Quebec - Vacant

Maritimes - Susan Coen

Maritimes - Vacant


Ombudsperson Coordinator

Patricia Harewood


Disability, Chronic Conditions and Accessibility Committee  

Morgan Rowe, Coordinator

Julia Williams, Coordinator


Black, Indigenous, Persons of Colour (BIPOC) Committee

Matthew Yun, Coordinator


Election Committee

Peter Barnacle, Chair


Agenda Planning Committee

Craig Flood, Coordinator

Nicole Butt, Coordinator 

Greg Fingas, Coordinator