Finance Committee

This Committee examines the financial operations of the University and related policies and makes recommendations to the Senate on these topics.
The Committee also receives the annual operating budget for review and recommendation to Senate.

The Chair of the Senate Finance Committee is the President and Vice-Chancellor.
The Secretary to the Senate Finance Committee is Mike Grivicic.

Finance Committee - Membership

Members 2023-2024

Last Updated: 1 May 2023


Constituency Position Title
Ex-Officio President and Vice-Chancellor Vivek Goel [Chair]
Vice-President, Academic & Provost James Rush
Vice-President, Administration & Finance Jacinda Reitsma
Vice-President, Research & International Charmaine Dean
Associate Vice-President, Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Affairs Jeff Casello
Associate Provost, Integrated Planning & Budgeting Jennifer Kieffer (interim)
Dean, Faculty of Health Lili Liu
Dean, Faculty of Arts Sheila Ager
Dean, Faculty of Engineering Mary Wells
Dean, Faculty of Environment Bruce Frayne
Dean, Faculty of Mathematics Mark Giesbrecht
Dean, Faculty of Science Chris Houser
Faculty Representatives Faculty of Arts David Ha
Faculty of Engineering Marc Aucoin
Faculty of Environment Erin O’Connell
Faculty of Health Ellen MacEachen
Faculty of Mathematics Martin Karsten
Faculty of Science Stan Woo
Faculty Representatives (Affiliated and Federated Institutions of Waterloo) United College Scott Kline
Undergraduate Students Health Sonia Ismail
Arts Rida Sayed
Graduate Students   Stephanie Maaz
Alumni   Vikas Gupta



Finance Committee - Meeting Dates

2023-2024 Meeting Dates

Date Time Place
5 October 2023 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Needles Hall 3318 & Zoom
7 February 2024 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Needles Hall 3318 & Zoom
13 March 2024 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Needles Hall 3318 & Zoom

Finance Committee - Agendas & Minutes