President and Chair, Faculty of Science Students' Association
•Led a team of 9 executives towards common goals in the execution of events and meetings where topics to enrich the undergraduate careers of students in the faculty of science at Laurier were discussed.
•Oversaw a $233 000 budget to provide 3600 students with opportunities for academic advancement, social networking opportunities, undergraduate research, and social activities.
•Collaborated with faculty and senior administration in the planning and execution of novel ideas such as: (1) the funding of chemicals and reagents for professors’ labs in an effort to provide an increased number of research opportunities for students and to aid professors by subsidizing the costs of chemicals and other laboratory-associated costs; (2) working on a proposal in association with the Students’ Union (WLUSU), Deborah Lam (Programming and Promotions Manager), Arts Students’ Association (CICDA); (3) working to establish an on-going FOSSA gift fund whereby FOSSA donates an annual amount of $45 000 towards undergraduate research scholarships to encourage student involvement in undergraduate research with a supervising professor at the university; and (4) establishing an online Faculty of Science (FoS) e-commerce platform to enable students to purchase FoS-branded clothing, technology-related equipment, stationary, and memorabilia.
•Designed, developed, and updated FOSSA.ca to keep the science students of Wilfrid Laurier University informed regarding future events, opportunities, science at Laurier, and general science news.
•Liaisoned between the Wilfrid Laurier University Students’ Union in order to keep the students and faculty informed.
•Planned, attended, and actively participate in weekly FOSSA Executive meetings.
•Actively participated in the development and execution of FOSSA events.