UWSA Elections

General Election 

The General Election is where students can run for an Executive Team position (President, Vice-President External Affairs, Vice-President Student Affairs, Vice-President Internal Affairs) a Board of Director position, a Senate position or a Board of Regents seat.

Please note that some candidates (*) are pending approval.

President of the UWSA
Meagan Malcolm

Vice-President Student Affairs of the UWSA
Noelle Sagher

Vice-President External Affairs of the UWSA
Mahlet Cuff

Vice-President Internal Affairs of the UWSA
Natasha Reimer*

UWSA Senator
Braeden Broschuk

Accessibility Director
Sarah Anderson*

Arts Director
Wesley Fallis*

Business and Economics Director
Ann-Cecile Panchaud
Jibril Ladir

Science Director
Ryan Nykvist

Environmental Ethics Director
Avery Letkemann

Graduate Student Director
Theresa Mackey and Racheal Kalaba (Co-directors)*

International Students’ Director
Alex Ilesanmi

Racialized Students’ Director
Ella Taylor*

Recreation and Athletics Director
Himal Parekh

*Candidates pending approval, as we are waiting for the Grad Students list to verify signatures, or the claiming of a unmatched transcript.

UWSA elections, as per Section 3 of our Policies, run on a four-week cycle.
Weeks 1 and 2:
Candidate Nominations and Referendum Submissions.
Week 3: Campaigning.
Week 4: Campaigning and Voting.

Dates for the General Election 2019:

Nomination Period: Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 – Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019
All Candidates Meeting: Friday, Feb. 15, 2019
Campaign Week: Monday, Feb. 25, 2019 – Friday, March 1, 2019
Candidate Speeches: Monday, Feb 25 and Wednesday Feb 27 at 12.30 PM at The Hive (tentative)
Voting: Monday, March 4, 2019 – Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Interested in running for Elections? Click here to download a Candidates Guide: 2019 General Elections Candidates Guide
OR pick up a printed copy from the UWSA General Office!

Click here to check out the available positions and download the Nomination Forms! 

Election Forms:
UWSA Election Appeals Form
UWSA Election Complaint Form

Lisa Gingera
Chief Elections Commissioner
(Available by appointment)
Office Hours: TBA


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