Area Representatives are members from across the University who’ve signed up to liaise between the UWSA leadership and staff in a given department or area. They meet monthly to get updates from the UWSA president, raise issues from their department, and learn from guest speakers.

Upcoming meetings

Area Reps meet at noon on the second Thursday of each month. All members are welcome at select open meetings.

  • March 14, 2024 – Open meeting with the UW Retirees Association (watch the recording)
  • April 18, 2024 – Area Representatives regular meeting
  • May 9, 2024 – Area Representatives regular meeting
  • June 13, 2024 – Open meeting with the Conflict Management & Human Rights Office

Current representatives

Don't see someone from your department? If you are interested in representing your colleagues as an area rep, please complete our online Committee Application Form.


    2023 Area Reps planning committee

    Role Name
    Chair Shannon Taylor
    Vice-Chair Maris Weiss 
    Recording Secretary vacant
    Program Co-ordinator Katie Schafer