Provincial Govt Announces Appointments to Board of Regents at Memorial College

The Honourable Krista Lynn Howell, Minister of Schooling, currently declared 7 appointments to the Memorial University Board of Regents.

Appointed for three-calendar year phrases, the new associates consist of:

  • Bob Hallett
  • Ashrafee Tanvir Hossain
  • Justin Ladha
  • Chief Brendan Mitchell
  • Nathalie Pender
  • Tim Powers and
  • Lynn Zurel.

The Board of Regents, alongside with Memorial University’s Senate, is accountable for all matters linked to programming, skills of workers, and all other issues considered to be in the most effective desire of the establishment. The Board of Regents is made up of folks with a varied array of awareness and skills.

In May perhaps, amendments were being designed to reinforce and modernize the Memorial College Act. These amendments bundled improvements to the governance framework of the Board of Regents to allow for instructing workers on the board. Memorial College and the Memorial University School Affiliation asked for the addition to the board.

Biographical information on the appointees can be uncovered in the backgrounder beneath.

“Congratulations to the new customers of the Board of Regents. The information and standpoint every single member delivers to the board is immeasurable. May possibly the foreseeable future of Memorial University be loaded with fantastic achievements as you assistance tutorial this vital establishment and its contributions to the social and financial material of the province.”
Honourable Krista Lynn Howell
Minister of Education and learning


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Biographical Information of Appointees to Memorial University’s Board of Regents

Bob Hallett
Bob Hallett is an award-profitable musician, revealed author, and new music advisor. He is the Govt Producer and Chief Running Officer of Terra Bruce Productions, a musical theatre company with creation and rehearsal services in Toronto and St. John’s. Mr. Hallett holds a Bachelor of Arts diploma from Memorial University and a Master of Organization Administration diploma from the University of Fredericton.

Dr. Ashrafee Tanvir Hossain
Dr. Ashrafee Tanvir Hossain joined the Faculty of Business Administration at Memorial College in 2013. Dr. Hossain is a printed researcher whose investigation passions include company finance, company governance, financial laws, mergers and acquisitions, company social responsibility, and sustainability. Dr. Hossain is a member of the CFA Institute. He retains a Bachelor of Science diploma and a Learn of Business enterprise Administration diploma from Virginia Tech, as well as a Doctor of Philosophy in finance from Concordia College.

Justin Ladha
Justin Ladha is Main Executive Officer of KMK Funds Inc. He has knowledge as a member of the Board of Administrators of Nalcor Electrical power-Oil and Gas Inc. He is a Past Chair of the St. John’s Board of Trade, and a member of the Royal Newfoundland Yacht Club Govt. Mr. Ladha retains a Bachelor of Commerce diploma from Memorial University and an Institute of Corporate Directors ICD.D designation from the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Administration.

Main Brendan Mitchell
Main Brendan Mitchell is the Chief of Qalipu Initial Nation. He has practical experience serving as the Interim Regional Main for Newfoundland at the Assembly of Initial Nations in Canada with the Unbiased Appointments Fee for the province of Newfoundland and Labrador and as the Honorary Lieutenant Colonel for the Second Battalion of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment. Main Mitchell retains Bachelor of Science and Master of Business enterprise Administration levels from Memorial University.

Nathalie Pender
Nathalie Pender was born in Paris and has been teaching French as a second language for additional than 20 a long time. She is a member of the Canadian Association of College Teachers’ Francophone committee the Canadian Affiliation for Instructor Education and learning Association des Professeures de français des universités et collèges canadiens and the Canadian Culture for the Review of Instruction. Her present research is about the degenderization of language (English and French).

Tim Powers
Tim Powers is Chair of Summa Methods and the Handling Director of Abacus Facts. He has practical experience on the boards of Melanoma Canada and the Jack Purcell Recreation Affiliation, and is a Class B member of the Canadian Olympic Committee. Tim has a Bachelor of Arts diploma from Memorial College, a Learn of Arts diploma from St. Mary’s College, a Learn of Sciences diploma from the London College of Economics, and is a graduate of the Institute of Corporate Directors with ICD.D designation.

Lynn Zurel
Lynn Zurel is the Main Fiscal Officer of Stonebridge Funds Inc. She has practical experience on the Board of the Newfoundland Labrador Liquor Company the Muskrat Falls Oversight Committee the St. John’s Transportation Committee and is Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel of the 37th Signal Regiment of the Canadian Armed Forces. Ms. Zurel retains a CPA, CA, and ICD.D designation, and she retains leadership roles with the boards of a extensive assortment of countrywide, provincial and area not-for-income organizations.

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