Council of Representatives

The Coun­cil of Rep­re­sen­ta­tives pro­vides pol­i­cy advice and rec­om­men­da­tions to the Exec­u­tive Com­mit­tee for the ben­e­fit of the Asso­ci­a­tion. The Coun­cil is com­prised of mem­bers from var­i­ous areas at Cam­pi­on Col­lege, First Nations Uni­ver­si­ty of Cana­da, Luther Col­lege and the Uni­ver­si­ty of Regina. 

The mem­bers are elect­ed for two-year terms and approx­i­mate­ly one-half are elect­ed to take office each year. The pur­pose, duties and respon­si­bil­i­ties of the com­mit­tee are man­dat­ed by the URFA Con­sti­tu­tion and Bylaws.

Photo of the URFA council of representatives

URFA coun­cil of representatives.

Doc­u­ments

Council of Representatives members (19 KB)

Council of Representatives Terms of Reference (616 KB)

Note: If you work in one of the areas list­ed below that has a COR vacan­cy and you may be inter­est­ed in fill­ing it, con­nect with us and we’d be hap­py to speak with you!

Upcom­ing meetings

View upcom­ing Coun­cil of Rep­re­sen­ta­tives meet­ings on our events page.

President

Britt Hall

Academic Representatives

Faculty of Arts

Claire Polster
Term ends April 30, 2024
Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2025
Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2025

Faculty of Business Administration

Dwight Heinrichs
Term ends April 30, 2025

Centre of Continuing Education/ESL

Myrina Rutten-James
Term ends April 30, 2025

Faculty of Education

Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2024

Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Stephanie Young
Term ends April 30, 2025

Faculty of Media, Art, and Performance

Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2024

Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy

Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2024

Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies

Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2024

Faculty of Nursing

Melanie Goodwin
Term ends April 30, 2025

Faculty of Science

Leslie Robbins
Term ends April 30, 2025
Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2024

Faculty of Social Work

Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2025
Miguel Sanchez
Term ends April 30, 2024

La Cité universitaire francophone

Michael Poplyansky
Term ends April 30, 2024

Librarians and Archivists

Alyssa Hyduk
Term ends April 30, 2024

Lab Instructors

Andrew Chan
Term ends April 30, 2025

Campion College

Dwayne Meisner
Term ends April 30, 2025

Luther College

Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2024

First Nations University of Canada (FNUniv)

FNUniv Academic

Angelina Weenie
Term ends April 30, 2025

Sessionals

Andi Martin
Term ends April 30, 2024
Mark Lajoie
Term ends April 30, 2024
Corey Hadden
Term ends April 30, 2024
Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2025
Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2025

APT Representatives

University of Regina

Lester D'Souza
Term ends April 30, 2025
Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2025
Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2024
Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2024
Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2024

FNUniv APT

Trina Joseph
Term ends April 30, 2024
Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2025

Standing Committee - Chairs

Finance Committee

Youngsoo Kim
Term ends April 30, 2024

Pension and Benefits Committee

Peter Douglas
Term ends April 30, 2024

Equity Committee

Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2024

Sessional Advocacy Committee

Vacant
Term ends April 30, 2024

Bylaws and Resolutions Committee

Michael Shires
Term ends April 30, 2024

Grievance Chair

William Arnal
Term ends April 30, 2024

Ex-Officio

Heather Ritenburg
Executive Director

Staff Members

Marissa Toth
Recorder