MSVUFA Committees

FA Bargaining TeamGeneviève Boulet, Lead Negotiator
Tammy Findlay
Germaine Chan
Kelly Resmer
Diane Piccitto
FA Communications Committee
positions will be filled if committee is required
FA Equity Action Committee –
open/no limit, no set term
Geneviève Boulet (GO) 2021-22, 2023 (Jan) –
Tammy Findlay 2021-23 (ex officio)
Shuyue Huang 2022-23
Karen Macfarlane 2021-22
Jonathon MeDrano 2021-23
Amna Mirza 2021-23
Bernadette Russo 2022-23
Gerald Tembrevilla (Chair) 2021-23
Jennifer Thornton 2022-24 (MSVU EDIA Rep)
VACANT (FA appointment on MSVU Employment Equity Committee, ex officio) 2022-23
Grievance Officer Geneviève Boulet
FA Investment Committee Elsie Henderson 2020-23
Adrian Downey 2022-23
Germaine Chan (ex officio) 2022-23
FA Nominations Committee Rhonda Bursey (Chair) 2022-23
Marie Matthews 2022-23
Bernadette Russo 2022-23
VACANT (ex officio) 2022-23
FA Social Committee Alina Ruiz 2020-23 (Chair)
Lori Borgal 2022-23
Will Shead 2022-23
Ian Reilly (ex officio) 2022-23
Ashwani Kumar 2021-23
MSVUFA Representatives
ANSUT Council Representative
Association of Nova Scotia University Teachers
Sandra Sawchuk (Executive Member at Large) 2022-23
VACANT 2022-23
CAUT Defence Fund Trustee
Canadian Association of University Teachers
Stan Orlov 2021-23
HDDLC Representatives
Halifax-Dartmouth District Labour
Tammy Findlay 2022-23
Kelly Resmer 2022-23
Bernadette Russo 2022-23
NSFL Human Rights/Anti-Racism
Nova Scotia Federation of Labour
Contact NSFL
MSVU Accessibility Advisory Committee (2-year term)Rhonda Bursey 2020-24
MSVU Benefit Users Committee (3-year terms)
Terms of Reference
Kelly Resmer 2022-25
El Jones 2021-24
MSVU Board of Governors Susie Brigham 2022-23 (FA President, pro tem)
Tammy Findlay 2021-2024
Janice Keefe 2022-2023
MSVU Budget Committee (3-year terms)
Terms of Reference
Jeff McKinnon 2021-2024
Peter Mombourquette 2020-23
MSVU Deans’ Travel Committee (one Chair/Director from each of the three Faculties elected for 2-year terms by FA members) Cornelia Schneider (Education) 2021-23
Randi Warne (Arts & Science) 2021-23
Peter Mombourquette (Professional Studies) 2022-2024
MSVU EDIA Committee (2-year term)Susie Brigham (FA Rep) 2022-24
Jennifer Thornton (FA EAC Rep) 2022-24
MSVU Employment Equity Committee (3-year term)
Terms of Reference
VACANT 2022-25
MSVU Harassment & Discrimination Committee (2-year term)
Terms of Reference
Nick Deal 2022-24
MSVU Joint Occupational Health
& Safety Committee (2-year terms)
Terms of Reference
Kelly Resmer 2021-24
Graham Fraser 2021-24
MSVU L’nu Advisory Circle Michelle Forrest (FA appointment) 2022-23
Jonathon MeDrano 2020-
Shane Theunissen 2021-
MSVU Pension Governance Board (3-year terms)
Terms of Reference Education Committee
Terms of Reference Investment Committee
Delegation Document – Retirement Plan for Employees
Mohammad Siddiquee 2020-23
Peter Mombourquette 2019-25
Robert Farmer 2022-25
MSVU Retention Committee
Terms of Reference
Ellen Shaffner 2022-23
MSVU Wellness Committee
Terms of Reference
Alyssa Doué 2022-23
MSVU Campus Security Working GroupKelleyAnne Malinen 2019-20
VP Admin Search CommitteeGraham Fraser
VP Academic and Provost Search CommitteeSandra Sawchuk
University Librarian Search CommitteeMeg Raven

Other Committees

MSVU Senate Committees Executive (EX)
Academic Appeals (AAC)
Academic Policy & Planning (CAPP)
Undergraduate Curriculum (UCC)
Appointment, Promotion & Tenure or Permanence for Academic Administrators (CAPTPAA)
Information Technology & Services (SCOITS)
Library Committee (SLC)
Nominations Committee (SNC)
Research & Publications (CRP)
Student Experience (SE)
Teaching & Learning (SCOTL)
Writing Initiatives (WIC)
Undergraduate Admissions, Scholarships & Awards (UASAC)
Graduate Scholarships, Assistantships & Awards (GSAA)
University Research Ethics Board (UREB)
Student Judicial Committee (SJC)
MSVU Senate-Related Committees Nancy’s Chair
University Review Committee (URC)
University Review Committee – Librarians (URCL)
University Review Committee – Lab Instructors (URCLI)
Board of Governors (BOG)
Joint Board/Senate Liaison (JBSL)
Advisory Committee for the Gail and Stephen Jarislowsky Chair in Learning Disabilities


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