Please join us:

KFA Annual General Membership Meeting

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

3:30 - 5:30 pm

Conference centre Side A, Cedar Building

Surrey Campus

On the Agenda:

KFA Executive Elections (as per By-Law 7)

Constitutional Changes


Social to Follow



Dear Kwantlen Faculty Association Members,

In accordance with Article 7 of our Constitution and By-Laws, this is the last call for nominations for the following positions:

  • Vice-President, Grievances

  • Vice-President, Negotiations (one year term)

  • Secretary-Treasurer

  • Member-at-Large

  • Science/Applied Science Representative (one year term)

  • Humanities Representative

  • Social Sciences Representative

  • Trades and Technology Representative

  • Ombudsperson (one year term)

  • School of Design Representative (one year term)

  • Qualifying Studies and Access Representative

  • Learner Support/Co-op Representative

  • Non-Regular Faculty Representative (one year term)

  • Human Rights and International Solidarity Committee Representative

  • Union Counselling Committee Representative

  • Education Policy Committee Representative (one year term)

  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Two-Spirited + Committee   Representative


Nomination Period – April 4 to April 24, 2017

The nomination period runs from April 4 until noon on April 24. During this period, nomination forms are to be sent to the Chief Returning Officer (C.R.O.), Kyla Rand. Three calls for nominations will be made during this time period. In the event that the call for nominations results in only one nomination being received by the close of the nomination period, the nominee shall be acclaimed at the Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, April 25, 2017.

The nominations received to date are as follows:

Nominee Nominator Position
Diane Walsh Anita Braaksma Vice-President, Grievances
Raphael Lagoutin Gillian Dearle Vice-President, Negotiations
Suzanne Pearce Kim Richter Secretary-Treasurer
-- -- Member-at-Large
-- -- Science/Applied Science Studies
-- -- Humanities
-- -- Social Sciences
Roger Cannon Raphael Lagoutin Trades and Technology
-- -- Ombudsperson
-- -- School of Design
Mark Diotte Tanya Boboricken Qualifying Studies and Access
Angela Ryan Chris Burns Learner Support/Co-op
-- -- Non-Regular Faculty
-- -- Human Rights and International Solidarity
-- -- Union Counselling
-- --  Education Policy
Tanya Boboricken Diane Walsh Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer,
Two-Spirited +


If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Panteli Tritchew, Member-at-Large

Officer Responsible for the Election