Councillors

Meet the faces behind your 2020-21 Arts Student Body Council! You can click on a Councillor’s name to e-mail them. To read the responsibilities of each Councillor, please consult the ASBC Bylaws found here.

President and Vice-President

President
Ewurafua Opoku-Agyeman
Vice-President
Tabitha Clavecillas
Efwah (she/her) is a fourth-year Sociology major and Political Studies minor. You can always find her binge-watching “Friends” or  “The Office,” or learning make-up tips from her favourite YouTuber, Jackie Aina. You can also catch her stuffing her face with some good Ghanian jollof or baked pasta from degrees. Shoot her an e-mail or IG DM if you have any questions or concerns!Tabitha (she/her) is in her fourth year of her Political Studies and German Honours degree. She is deeply involved with causes she cares most about, including minority representation and immigrant/refugee issues. When she’s not busy writing essays or going to classes, she likes collecting Lord of the Rings vintage books, binge-watching YouTube, and playing with make-up.

Chairperson and Executive Assistant

Chairperson
Stephen Gatphoh
Executive Assistant
Alexa Kayonga
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Stephen (he/him) is currently in the fourth year of his Political Studies Honours degree. When he’s not engaging in debate or Model UN, he plays guitar with his band. Stephen is also an actor at the Black Hole Theatre Company, and he hosts the weekly chart show at our radio station, UMFM 101.5.Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur.

Directors

Arts Lounge Director
Saleha Komal
Director of Finance
Brook Rivard
Saleha (she/her) is a fourth-year Political Studies major. Fun facts about her: she loves sunsets (so much so that she has a highlight on her Instagram dedicated to them), she is currently re-watching Friends for the 11th time, she loves animals (particularly cats), and she also paints.Brook (he/him) is in his fourth year studying engineering. When he’s not pretending to study, he’s likely spending an ungodly amount of time on the internet. An interesting fact about him is that he has different-coloured eyes.
Director of Communications-Internal
Fardeen Zareef
Director of Communications-External
Celeste Petrick
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Director of Sustainability
Alyssa Adair
Arts Tribune Editor-in-Chief
Dimitar Tomovski
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Programmers

Director of Academic Programming
William Evans-Murphy
Academic Programmer
Cleche Kokolo
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Director of Social Programming
Divjyot Grewal
Social Programmer
Libby Young
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Divjyot (she/her) is in the fourth year of her Advanced Degree, majoring in Sociology and minoring in Family Studies. She is a thrower for the Bisons track and field team, and you can usually find her in line for her daily coffee. She has also lived in three different countries: England, India, and Canada!Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.

Senators

Senator
Lilja Best
Senator
Amy Spearman
Senator
Anika Khan
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Lilja (she/her) is a third-year student pursuing a double major in History and Political Studies. When she’s not putting off homework to watch TED Talks, you can find her playing board games or curled up with her cat and a good book!Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat.Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat.

UMSU Directors

UMSU Director
Camryn Anderson
UMSU Director
Abdul Ahad
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UMSU Director
Iman Ano
UMSU Director
Amitoz Singh
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Community Representatives

Womyn’s Representative
Victoria Stutsky
International Students’ Representative
Ishaanee Didwania
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Indigenous Students’ Representative
Raven Morrisseau
Assistant Indigenous Students’ Representative
Chloe Dreilich-Girard
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Accessibility Representative
Maia Bacchus
LGBTTQ* Representative
Emily Green
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Racialized Students’ Representative
Dario Giraldo
Graduate Students’ Representative
Vacant
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