Board of Directors

The GSA-UW Board of Directors is responsible for overseeing corporate interests of the Graduate Student Association. Directors are elected by graduate students each year at the GSA Annual General Meeting held in the Winter term. The Board is governed by the GSA Bylaws and may consist of ten to fifteen Directors.  

All Directors must be University of Waterloo graduate students and members of the GSA. The membership of the Board consists of:

  • Chair of the Board, appointed by the Board
  • elected Directors
  • President who serves on the Board ex-officio

Board Members

Role Name Term Ends
Chair of the Board  Allison Sachs Apr-19
President & Officer (ex officio Director) Naima Samuel Apr-19
Director Evan Andrews Apr-19
Director Sondra Eger Apr-19
Director Norman Kearney Apr-19
Director (Deputy Chair of the Board) Emily Cyr Apr-20
Director Julia Goyal Apr-20
Director Graham Mayberry Apr-20
Director Nick Revington Apr-20
Director Rebecca Stirling Apr-20

Board Meetings & Minutes

Meeting Dates (2018-2019) Agenda and Minutes
May 4, 2018 (Special Meeting) Minutes Package
May 17, 2018 (Emergency Meeting) Minutes Package
May 23, 2018


June 6, 2018 (Special Meeting)

Minutes Package

June 19, 2018

Minutes Package

July 3, 2018 (Special Meeting)

Minutes Package

July 17, 2018 Minutes Package
July 31, 2018 (Special Meeting) Minutes Package
August 21, 2018 Minutes Package
September 18, 2018 Minutes
October 16, 2018 Minutes
October 23, 2018 (Special Meeting) Minutes Package
November 20, 2018 Minutes Package
December 11, 2018 Minutes Package
January 8, 2019 (Special Meeting) Minutes Package
January 15, 2019 Agenda
February 19, 2019  
March 19, 2019  
April 16, 2019  

Territorial Acknowledgement

We, the Graduate Student Association - University of Waterloo, acknowledge that we live and work on the traditional territory of ‎ the Attawandaron (Neutral), Anishinaabeg and Haudenosaunee peoples. The University of Waterloo is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land promised to the Six Nations that includes ten kilometers on each side of the Grand River. 

Final Report on Student Mental Health

Final Report on Student Mental Health.