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2018-19 Executives

PresidenT

Name: Thao Dao  Year and Program: 3rd Year, Biomedical Science  Role: My role as President is to act as the main liaison between the students and the Faculty of Science, as well as between Sciences and other federated bodies of the SFUO. I oversee projects that the executives initiate, serve as the chairperson at SSA meetings, and ensure the smooth functioning of council members.  Fun Fact: My first and last name rhyme.  Email:  president@ssa-aes.com

Name: Thao Dao

Year and Program: 3rd Year, Biomedical Science

Role: My role as President is to act as the main liaison between the students and the Faculty of Science, as well as between Sciences and other federated bodies of the SFUO. I oversee projects that the executives initiate, serve as the chairperson at SSA meetings, and ensure the smooth functioning of council members.

Fun Fact: My first and last name rhyme.

Email: president@ssa-aes.com


Vice-President Finance

Name: Kevin Roy  Year and Program: 4th Year, Biomedical Sciences  Role: My role as VP Finance is to oversee the financial operations of the Science Students' Association. Working with the Finance Assistant, I update the budget, write cheques and ensure that the SSA is transparent in all its financial operations.  Fun Fact: I play intramural dodgeball with my friends. My team has played every semester since we started university in 2015.  Email:  finance@ssa-aes.com

Name: Kevin Roy

Year and Program: 4th Year, Biomedical Sciences

Role: My role as VP Finance is to oversee the financial operations of the Science Students' Association. Working with the Finance Assistant, I update the budget, write cheques and ensure that the SSA is transparent in all its financial operations.

Fun Fact: I play intramural dodgeball with my friends. My team has played every semester since we started university in 2015.

Email: finance@ssa-aes.com


Vice-President Social

Name: Nina Hadžimustafić  Year and Program: 4th Year, Biochemistry with Minor in Mathematics  Role: The overall goal of my position is to plan events for Science students throughout the year! The major events that I am responsible for are 101 week, Science Formal, and Gradball.  Fun Fact: I spend my spare time (and time I should probably be studying) composing music on piano!  Email:  social@ssa-aes.com

Name: Nina Hadžimustafić

Year and Program: 4th Year, Biochemistry with Minor in Mathematics

Role: The overall goal of my position is to plan events for Science students throughout the year! The major events that I am responsible for are 101 week, Science Formal, and Gradball.

Fun Fact: I spend my spare time (and time I should probably be studying) composing music on piano!

Email: social@ssa-aes.com


Vice-President Internal

Name: Marwa Ibrahim  Year and Program: 5th Year, Biomedical Science  Role: I am responsible for the maintenance of the website, the management of SSA spaces, and ensure the smooth functioning of its systems. I also oversee the creation and execution of all SSA services, and serve as the chair of the Services committee.  Fun Fact: I can sleep 13+ hours consecutively.  Email:  internal@ssa-aes.com

Name: Marwa Ibrahim

Year and Program: 5th Year, Biomedical Science

Role: I am responsible for the maintenance of the website, the management of SSA spaces, and ensure the smooth functioning of its systems. I also oversee the creation and execution of all SSA services, and serve as the chair of the Services committee.

Fun Fact: I can sleep 13+ hours consecutively.

Email: internal@ssa-aes.com


Vice-President EXTERNAL

Name: Lauren Massey  Year and Program: 3rd Year, Biochemistry with Minor in History  Role: I work with other faculties and universities across Ontario to facilitate a good relationship between them and the SSA, as well as with all SSA registered clubs. I also serve as the main liaison between the SSA and the Board of Administrators (BOA) of the SFUO.  Fun Fact: I was a gymnast for 11 years.  Email:  external@ssa-aes.com

Name: Lauren Massey

Year and Program: 3rd Year, Biochemistry with Minor in History

Role: I work with other faculties and universities across Ontario to facilitate a good relationship between them and the SSA, as well as with all SSA registered clubs. I also serve as the main liaison between the SSA and the Board of Administrators (BOA) of the SFUO.

Fun Fact: I was a gymnast for 11 years.

Email: external@ssa-aes.com


Vice-President Academic

Name: Jane Arciszewski  Year and Program: 3rd Year, Biochemistry  Role: As VP Academic, my role is to organize academic related events such as the Wine and Cheese, award the SSA scholarships, sit on the Academic Fraud committee, and do my best to help with any academic issues that students might face.  Fun Fact: I can do a back flip.  Email:  academic@ssa-aes.com

Name: Jane Arciszewski

Year and Program: 3rd Year, Biochemistry

Role: As VP Academic, my role is to organize academic related events such as the Wine and Cheese, award the SSA scholarships, sit on the Academic Fraud committee, and do my best to help with any academic issues that students might face.

Fun Fact: I can do a back flip.

Email: academic@ssa-aes.com


Vice-President PHILANTHROPIC

Name: Jesse Lesniowski  Year and Program: 5th Year, Environmental Science (Ecotoxicology Option)  Role: I'm in charge of all the philanthropic initiatives throughout the year. In the summer, I focus on our Shinerama campaign, culminating with Shine Day during 101 week. If you have any ideas or suggestions that you'd like to see in 2018-2019, send me an email, I'd love to talk with you!  Fun Fact: I currently own 74 plants (and counting...)  Email:  philanthropic@ssa-aes.com

Name: Jesse Lesniowski

Year and Program: 5th Year, Environmental Science (Ecotoxicology Option)

Role: I'm in charge of all the philanthropic initiatives throughout the year. In the summer, I focus on our Shinerama campaign, culminating with Shine Day during 101 week. If you have any ideas or suggestions that you'd like to see in 2018-2019, send me an email, I'd love to talk with you!

Fun Fact: I currently own 74 plants (and counting...)

Email: philanthropic@ssa-aes.com


Vice-President PROMOTION

Name: Kimmy Yang  Year and Program: 4th Year, Biomedical Science  Role: I create all logos, designs, posters, and promotional materials for the SSA and work hand in hand with the Social Media Manager to maintain the SSA's social media outlets. I'm also in charge of chairing the Promotions committee in order to improve the SSA aesthetic.  Fun Fact: I can tie a cherry stem knot with my tongue in less than 10 seconds.  Email:  promotions@ssa-aes.com

Name: Kimmy Yang

Year and Program: 4th Year, Biomedical Science

Role: I create all logos, designs, posters, and promotional materials for the SSA and work hand in hand with the Social Media Manager to maintain the SSA's social media outlets. I'm also in charge of chairing the Promotions committee in order to improve the SSA aesthetic.

Fun Fact: I can tie a cherry stem knot with my tongue in less than 10 seconds.

Email: promotions@ssa-aes.com


Vice-President BILINGUAL

Name: Lauren Desilets  Year and Program: 2nd Year, Biomedical Science  Role: I translate many things from English to French for the SSA such as website information, emails, Facebook posts and meeting minutes. I am also in charge of reinforcing bilingualism throughout the SSA which includes making the SSA a more welcoming environment for French students.  Fun Fact: I’ve lived in Thunder Bay and Saskatoon!  Email:  bilingual@ssa-aes.com

Name: Lauren Desilets

Year and Program: 2nd Year, Biomedical Science

Role: I translate many things from English to French for the SSA such as website information, emails, Facebook posts and meeting minutes. I am also in charge of reinforcing bilingualism throughout the SSA which includes making the SSA a more welcoming environment for French students.

Fun Fact: I’ve lived in Thunder Bay and Saskatoon!

Email: bilingual@ssa-aes.com


LOGISTICS COORDINATOR

Name: Morgan Lynds  Year and Program: 3rd Year, Biotechnology  Role: I oversee the acquisition, organization and transportation of all equipment and materials necessary for SSA functions. I am responsible for the association's distribution of merchandise, venue and room bookings, food and clothing orders, and coordinates with the association council to ensure the success of all SSA events.  Fun Fact: I used to play the drums in a band.  Email:  logistics@ssa-aes.com

Name: Morgan Lynds

Year and Program: 3rd Year, Biotechnology

Role: I oversee the acquisition, organization and transportation of all equipment and materials necessary for SSA functions. I am responsible for the association's distribution of merchandise, venue and room bookings, food and clothing orders, and coordinates with the association council to ensure the success of all SSA events.

Fun Fact: I used to play the drums in a band.

Email: logistics@ssa-aes.com


SENATOR

Name: Alex Harrison  Year and Program: 4th Year, Environmental Science  Role: I sit on the University Senate which is tasked with debating academic issues and ensuring proper management of educational policies.  Fun Fact: My favourite time of the day is dusk.  Email:  senator@ssa-aes.com

Name: Alex Harrison

Year and Program: 4th Year, Environmental Science

Role: I sit on the University Senate which is tasked with debating academic issues and ensuring proper management of educational policies.

Fun Fact: My favourite time of the day is dusk.

Email: senator@ssa-aes.com


SENIOR ADVISOR

Name: Brittany Love  Year and Program: 4th Year, Biomedical Science  Role: As last years president, I provide guidance to the Association Council and ensure that the integrity of the council is maintained from last year to this year.  Fun Fact: I have a 6 foot wingspan.  Email:  senior@ssa-aes.com

Name: Brittany Love

Year and Program: 4th Year, Biomedical Science

Role: As last years president, I provide guidance to the Association Council and ensure that the integrity of the council is maintained from last year to this year.

Fun Fact: I have a 6 foot wingspan.

Email: senior@ssa-aes.com


Departmental Representatives

First Year Representative

Name: Sam Yee  Year and Program: 1st year Biomedical Science  Fun Fact: People think  this  is my favourite meme but it's not.  Email:  first@ssa-aes.com

Name: Sam Yee

Year and Program: 1st year Biomedical Science

Fun Fact: People think this is my favourite meme but it's not.

Email: first@ssa-aes.com


First Year Representative

Name: Clarissa Ngo  Year and Program: 1st Year Biomedical Sciences  Fun Fact: I've watched every episode of Brooklyn Nine Nine at least 5 times.  Email:  first@ssa-aes.com

Name: Clarissa Ngo

Year and Program: 1st Year Biomedical Sciences

Fun Fact: I've watched every episode of Brooklyn Nine Nine at least 5 times.

Email: first@ssa-aes.com


Chemistry

Name: Victoria Ogden  Year and Program: 2nd Year Chemistry  Fun Fact: I love to camp and canoe.  Email:  chm@ssa-aes.com

Name: Victoria Ogden

Year and Program: 2nd Year Chemistry

Fun Fact: I love to camp and canoe.

Email: chm@ssa-aes.com


Biochemistry

Name: Amanda D'Attolico  Year and Program: 3rd Year Biochemistry - Microbiology and Immunology Option  Fun Fact: Despite being both Italian and a pasta addict, I haven't been to Italy (yet)!  Email:  bch@ssa-aes.com

Name: Amanda D'Attolico

Year and Program: 3rd Year Biochemistry - Microbiology and Immunology Option

Fun Fact: Despite being both Italian and a pasta addict, I haven't been to Italy (yet)!

Email: bch@ssa-aes.com


First Year Representative

Name: Yazmin Olla  Year and Program: 1st year Biomedical Science, Extended French stream  Fun Fact: I use honey as a dipping sauce for everything.  Email:  first@ssa-aes.com

Name: Yazmin Olla

Year and Program: 1st year Biomedical Science, Extended French stream

Fun Fact: I use honey as a dipping sauce for everything.

Email: first@ssa-aes.com


First Year Representative

Name: Nichole Dai  Year and Program: 1st Year Biomedical Sciences  Fun Fact: I have tried almost every drink on the Starbucks menu.  Email:  first@ssa-aes.com

Name: Nichole Dai

Year and Program: 1st Year Biomedical Sciences

Fun Fact: I have tried almost every drink on the Starbucks menu.

Email: first@ssa-aes.com


Physics

Name: Asha Francis  Year and Program: 3rd Year Physics  Fun Fact: I would like to study black holes and dark matter when I'm done school.  Email:  phy@ssa-aes.com

Name: Asha Francis

Year and Program: 3rd Year Physics

Fun Fact: I would like to study black holes and dark matter when I'm done school.

Email: phy@ssa-aes.com


Environmental Science

Name: Rae Landriau  Year and Program: 2nd year Environmental Science  Fun Fact: I was a girl guide for 13 years.  Email:  evs@ssa-aes.com

Name: Rae Landriau

Year and Program: 2nd year Environmental Science

Fun Fact: I was a girl guide for 13 years.

Email: evs@ssa-aes.com


First Year Representative

Name: Rahat Sheikh  Year and Program: 1st Year Biomedical Sciences  Fun Fact: I've wanted to become an astronaut for longer than I've wanted to become a surgeon.  Email:  first@ssa-aes.com

Name: Rahat Sheikh

Year and Program: 1st Year Biomedical Sciences

Fun Fact: I've wanted to become an astronaut for longer than I've wanted to become a surgeon.

Email: first@ssa-aes.com


First Year Representative

Name: Joaquin-Andres Ackland-Snow  Year and Program: 1st Year Biomedical Sciences  Fun Fact: My milkshake brings all the boys to the yard.  Email:  first@ssa-aes.com

Name: Joaquin-Andres Ackland-Snow

Year and Program: 1st Year Biomedical Sciences

Fun Fact: My milkshake brings all the boys to the yard.

Email: first@ssa-aes.com


Biochemistry

Name: Denis Qeska  Year and Program: 2nd Year Biochemistry  Fun Fact: I play piano and saxophone.  Email:  bch@ssa-aes.com

Name: Denis Qeska

Year and Program: 2nd Year Biochemistry

Fun Fact: I play piano and saxophone.

Email: bch@ssa-aes.com


Biomedical Science

Name: Eleni Sokou  Year and Program: 3rd year Biomedical Science with minor in Social Sciences of Health  Fun Fact: I play 5 musical instruments (6 if you include singing)!  Email:  bim@ssa-aes.com

Name: Eleni Sokou

Year and Program: 3rd year Biomedical Science with minor in Social Sciences of Health

Fun Fact: I play 5 musical instruments (6 if you include singing)!

Email: bim@ssa-aes.com


 

Biomedical Science

Name: Pawrnaa Perinpanayagam  Year and Program: 5th year and Biomedical Sciences  Fun Fact: I've never been to the United States.  Email:  bim@ssa-aes.com

Name: Pawrnaa Perinpanayagam

Year and Program: 5th year and Biomedical Sciences

Fun Fact: I've never been to the United States.

Email: bim@ssa-aes.com


Mathematics

Name: Liam Kenny  Year and Program: 3rd Year Mathematics and Chemistry  Fun Fact: I’m a Canadian Champion in Irish Dance.  Email:  mat@ssa-aes.com

Name: Liam Kenny

Year and Program: 3rd Year Mathematics and Chemistry

Fun Fact: I’m a Canadian Champion in Irish Dance.

Email: mat@ssa-aes.com


Biopharmaceutical Science

Name: Muyiwa Womiloju  Year and Program: 3rd Year Biopharmaceutical Science  Fun Fact: I was born on Canada Day.  Email:  bps@ssa-aes.com

Name: Muyiwa Womiloju

Year and Program: 3rd Year Biopharmaceutical Science

Fun Fact: I was born on Canada Day.

Email: bps@ssa-aes.com

Geology

Name: Katherine Power  Year and Program: 2nd Year Geology  Fun Fact: I’m trilingual: I speak English, Russian, and French!  Email:  geo@ssa-aes.com

Name: Katherine Power

Year and Program: 2nd Year Geology

Fun Fact: I’m trilingual: I speak English, Russian, and French!

Email: geo@ssa-aes.com


Mathematics

Name: Marie Rose Jerade  Year and Program: 3rd Year Mathematics with Minor in Computer Science  Fun Fact: I have been up and down the Eiffel Tower stairs.  Email:  mat@ssa-aes.com

Name: Marie Rose Jerade

Year and Program: 3rd Year Mathematics with Minor in Computer Science

Fun Fact: I have been up and down the Eiffel Tower stairs.

Email: mat@ssa-aes.com


Biology

Name: Mahmoud Adi  Year and Program: 2nd Year Biology  Fun Fact: My head used to be disproportionately big when I was a child.  Email:  bio@ssa-aes.com

Name: Mahmoud Adi

Year and Program: 2nd Year Biology

Fun Fact: My head used to be disproportionately big when I was a child.

Email: bio@ssa-aes.com

Biotechnology

Name: Anjaliya Sonnilal  Year and Program: 2nd Year Biotechnology  Fun Fact: I really enjoy music: going to concerts, ukulele playing and singing — when I actually have time.  Email:  btc@ssa-aes.com

Name: Anjaliya Sonnilal

Year and Program: 2nd Year Biotechnology

Fun Fact: I really enjoy music: going to concerts, ukulele playing and singing — when I actually have time.

Email: btc@ssa-aes.com


Biopharmaceutical Science

Name: Oceanne Comtois  Year and Program: 3rd Year Biopharmaceutical Science  Fun Fact: I love dinosaurs (especially the stegosaurus) and I know all kinds of things about them.  Email:  bps@ssa-aes.com

Name: Oceanne Comtois

Year and Program: 3rd Year Biopharmaceutical Science

Fun Fact: I love dinosaurs (especially the stegosaurus) and I know all kinds of things about them.

Email: bps@ssa-aes.com


Biology

Name: Sanaz Karimi  Year and Program: 2nd Year Biology  Fun Fact: When I was 4 I used to crawl into the washing machine just so I did have to go to pre-school.  Email:  bio@ssa-aes.com

Name: Sanaz Karimi

Year and Program: 2nd Year Biology

Fun Fact: When I was 4 I used to crawl into the washing machine just so I did have to go to pre-school.

Email: bio@ssa-aes.com


2018-19 Managers

FINANCIAL ASSISTANT

Name: Logan Barr  Year and Program: 3rd Year, Biochemistry  Role: I assist the Vice-President Finance in administrative tasks related to the finances of the SSA.  Fun Fact: I'm the only person that didn't respond to the Webmaster's email about giving a fun fact!  Email:  financeassist@ssa-aes.com

Name: Logan Barr

Year and Program: 3rd Year, Biochemistry

Role: I assist the Vice-President Finance in administrative tasks related to the finances of the SSA.

Fun Fact: I'm the only person that didn't respond to the Webmaster's email about giving a fun fact!

Email: financeassist@ssa-aes.com

Secretary

Name: Sophie Gregoire-Mitha  Year and Program: 2nd Year, Biomedical Science  Role: I update the constitution regularly as new motions are passed, assist in the upkeep of the office/online calendars, taking meeting minutes, and perform various other administrative tasks.  Fun Fact: I'm from the city of North Vancouver (not the same as Vancouver).  Email:  secretary@ssa-aes.com

Name: Sophie Gregoire-Mitha

Year and Program: 2nd Year, Biomedical Science

Role: I update the constitution regularly as new motions are passed, assist in the upkeep of the office/online calendars, taking meeting minutes, and perform various other administrative tasks.

Fun Fact: I'm from the city of North Vancouver (not the same as Vancouver).

Email: secretary@ssa-aes.com

SocIAL media coordinator

Name: Doan-Nghi Dam-Le  Year and Program: 4th Year, Biomedical Science  Role: I spearhead any social media campaigns including but not limited to promotions, contests and creative platforms.  Fun Fact: Fuzzy peaches are my favourite candy!  Email:  media@ssa-aes.com

Name: Doan-Nghi Dam-Le

Year and Program: 4th Year, Biomedical Science

Role: I spearhead any social media campaigns including but not limited to promotions, contests and creative platforms.

Fun Fact: Fuzzy peaches are my favourite candy!

Email: media@ssa-aes.com


Webmaster

Name: Stephen Harrigan  Year and Program: 4th Year, Physics-Mathematics  Role: I maintain the SSA's website, ensuring content is accurate in both official languages.  Fun Fact: My name is spelled with a “ph“ and not a “v“  Email:  webmaster@ssa-aes.com

Name: Stephen Harrigan

Year and Program: 4th Year, Physics-Mathematics

Role: I maintain the SSA's website, ensuring content is accurate in both official languages.

Fun Fact: My name is spelled with a “ph“ and not a “v“

Email: webmaster@ssa-aes.com