SUNSCAD Executives

There are 6 executive members of the student union who are elected by NSCAD students every year. The elected term begins on May 1, and ends on April 30 the following year.

Here are your SUNSCAD Executives for 2016 – 2017:

Jessica MacDonald, SUNSCAD President

Jessica MacDonald, SUNSCAD President

President                      Jessica MacDonald

Email: president@sunscad.org
–   Maintains efficient administration of SUNSCAD.
–   Represents SUNSCAD on the NSCAD Board of Governors.
–   Represents SUNSCAD on the Academic Senate
–   Liaises with the Alumni Association and FUNSCAD.
–   Organizes student representation on all internal University Committees.

 

 

 

 

Julie Nicholson, VP Financial

Julie Nicholson, VP Financial

VP Financial                     Julie Nicholson

Email: finance@sunscad.org
–   Responsible for the oversight of SUNSCAD budget.
–   Represents SUNSCAD on the NSCAD Board of Governors.
–   Responsible for maintaining active communication with the members of the NSCAD Board of Governors.
–   Responsible for preparing SUNSCAD yearly budget for the AGM.
–   Responsible for the oversight of Collectives.

 

 

 

 

Gemma Leslie, VP Academic

Gemma Leslie, VP Academic

VP Academic                 Gemma Leslie

Email: academic@sunscad.org
–   Responsible for the development and formulation of policy on academic matters.
–   Advocates for students on academic matters.
–   Represents SUNSCAD on the Academic Senate.
–   Represents SUNSCAD on university committees.

 

 

 

 

Rafael MacDonald, VP Cultural

Rafael MacDonald, VP Cultural

VP Cultural                    Rafael MacDonald

Email: cultural@sunscad.org
–   Responsible  for development of campaigns with VP External.
–   Responsible for formulation of policy on social justice and human rights issues with VP External.
–   Acts as the liaison between local artist run centres and SUNSCAD.
–   Acts as the liaison between local non-profits, social justice organizations and SUNSCAD.
–  Coordinates the NSCAD Foodbank.

 

 

 

Jade Peek, VP External

Jade Peek, VP External

VP External                     Jade Peek

Email:  external@sunscad.org
–   Responsible for development of campaigns with VP Cultural.
–   Responsible for formulation of policy on social justice and human rights issues with VP Cultural.
–   Organizes Student Union Committees on any external issue
–   Represents SUNSCAD within CFS-NS and other external organizations.

 

 

Olivia King, VP Internal

Olivia King, VP Internal

VP Internal                    Olivia King

Email: internal@sunscad.org
–   Responsible for effective outreach to members of SUNSCAD and the NSCAD student body.
–   Monitors and update NSCAD bulletin boards.
–   Coordinates at least one dance or event per semester.
–   Works with VP Cultural to coordinate workshops and information sessions pertaining to issues in the NSCAD community.
–   Manages the petty cash fund.
–   Coordinates the yearly student art publication, “Free Coffee”.