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University Council election period open

Queen’s alumni are invited to elect 10 new representatives to the University Council.

An online vote for the 10 four-year term (2018-2022) positions is being conducted May 28-June 11.

The election is open to alumni only. All alumni should receive an email with voting instructions. Any alumni who have not received the email and are interested in voting can contact the University Secretariat at univsec@queensu.ca.

Biographical sketches of the candidate can be viewed online at the University Secretariat and Legal Counsel website.

The nominees are:
John Armitage
Paul Bennett
Heather Black
Lindsay Board
Douglas Boyce
Doug Bruce
Alexander Carbone
Michael Ceci
Gabriel Chung
Michael Cotton
Brennan Foo
Stephanie Garraway
Louis P.Gauvreau
Stacy Kelly
Michael Klubal
Philip Lloyd
Gary Luton
Bruce McMahon
Katrina Samson
Denise Shortt
Amrita Singh
Susan Smith
Mark Staveley
Adam Thompson
Jonathan Tinney
Daniel Tisch
Sarah Virani
Hilary Warder
Elaine Wu
David Yokom

Established by statute in 1874, University Council serves as an advisory body to the university. Members provide advice on issues relating to the prosperity and well-being of Queen’s. The council’s responsibilities include the appointment of the chancellor and the election of six members to the Board of Trustees.

For more information visit the University Council webpage.

Questions can be directed to the University Secretariat at 613-533-6095 or email.