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Planning and Priorities Committee Membership


President (non-voting)

  • Deborah Saucier

Provost and Vice-President Academic

  • Michael Quinn


  • Jean Maltesen, Academic and Career Preparation
  • Marni Stanley, Arts and Humanities
  • David Paterson, Education
  • Patricia O'Hagan, Health Sciences and Human Services
  • Stacie Chappell, Management (interim)
  • Eve Stringham, Science and Technology 
  • Elizabeth Brimacombe, Social Sciences
  • Glynis Steen, Trades and Applied Technology


  • Joan Robin, Academic and Career Preparation
  • Georgina Martin, Arts and Humanities (Chair)
  • Wendy Simms, Education
  • Stephanie Crocker, Health Sciences and Human Services
  • Chris Jaeger, Management 
  • Gara Pruesse, Science and Technology
  • vacant, Social Sciences 
  • Deanna McNaught, Trades and Applied Technology

Senate Regional Campus Faculty

  • vacant


  • Kiera Brown

Support Staff

  • Kathleen Bortolin (Vice-Chair)

Resource Persons (non-voting)

  • Jennifer Merner, Associate Registrar, Advising and Recruitment
  • Ross MacKay, Associate Vice-President Academic 
  • Nicole Vaugeois, Associate Vice-President, Scholarship, Research and Creative Activity
  • Emily Huner, Chief Financial Officer & Vice-President Administration
  • vacant, Indigenous Education & Engagement
  • Jessie Magee-Chalmers, Regional Campus Administrator Cowichan 
  • Liam Haggarty, Regional Campus Administrator tiwšɛmawtxʷ 
  • David Alexander, University Librarian 
  • Kathryn Snow, University Planning and Analysis