Elections

On March 31, 2005, the Thompson Rivers University Act created three governing bodies for TRU: the Board, the Senate, and the Planning Council for Open Learning.

Elections are held each fall and winter to fill positions on the TRU governing bodies as necessary.


Winter 2022 election results for positions on the Board of Governors, the University Senate, the Planning Council for Open Learning and the TRU Community Trust Board of Directors

Board of Governors

Two (2) Student representatives: Appointment term one year - September 1, 2022, to August 31, 2023

Nominees
Anshuman Walia
Divyani Pathak
Sachin Singh
Joel Rodrigues
Sean Bennett
Raunaq Saraf


Elected
Elected


139 votes
76 votes
71 votes
64 votes
55 votes
28 votes

University Senate

Four (4) Student representatives: Appointment term one year - September 1, 2022, to August 31, 2023

Nominees
Anshuman Walia
Divyani Pathak
Naina Agarwal
Sachin Singh
Farzaan Ahmed
Raunaq Saraf


Elected
Elected
Elected
Elected


154 votes
99 votes
86 votes
86 votes
54 votes
41 votes

Two (2) Faculty representatives from each of the below faculties/schools: Appointment term September 1, 2022 to August 31, 2025

  • Faculty of Education and Social work

    Nominees
    Oleksandr Kondrashov
    Dr. Juliana West


    Elected by acclamation
    Elected by acclamation

  • Faculty of Science

    Nominees
    Vacant

  • Faculty of Student Development

    Nominees
    Susan Butland
    Jamie Noakes


    Elected by acclamation
    Elected by acclamation

  • School of Trades and Technology

    Nominees
    Vacant

Planning Council for Open Learning (PCOL)

One (1) TRU Open Learning Student representative: Appointment term one year - September 1, 2022, to August 31, 2023

Nominees
Vacant

TRU Community Trust Board of Directors

One (1) TRU Student representative: Appointment term one year - September 1, 2022, to August 31, 2023

Nominees
Prabhjot Singh Tinna
Divyani Pathak


Elected


143 votes
105 votes

One (1) Faculty representative (any faculty): Appointment term one year - April 1, 2022, to March 31, 2025

Nominees
Vacant


Proposed meeting times and attendance (subject to change)
Meeting times for each governing body will vary and attendance is required. For meeting schedules, please see:

Questions?
For more information, email elections@tru.ca


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