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Executive Bios

Executive Officers of NASA are elected annually. The term of office for each position is two years. There are nine Executive positions - five of these positions are filled in even years and four are filled in odd years.

The Executive has full control and management of the affairs of the Union and meet on a regular basis. The Executive is responsible for the conduct of NASA business according to the bylaws and the intentions of the membership; they report on their activities to each Annual General Meeting.

The current Executive members and their terms of office are listed below:

President - ( 2016 - 2018 )

Elizabeth was first elected President of the Non-Academic Staff Association (NASA) in July of 2015. She previously served as NASA Treasurer and worked in accounting in the Research Office of the Department of Family Medicine. Prior to working at the University she was Financial Manager for...

Vice-President - ( 2017 - 2019 )

Quinn is serving his first term as Vice President of the Non-Academic Staff Association (NASA).  He has worked in the University of Alberta Libraries since 2012.  In that time he has served as a NASA Steward (2013) and has served on the Political Action Committee since its inception (...

Treasurer - ( 2016 - 2018 )

This is Lindsay's second term as Treasurer of NASA. Prior to taking on this role, Lindsay served on the Membership Services Committee, and continues to serve on the Political Action and Member Education Committee, and as a NASA representative on the University's Sustainability Advisory Committee...

Secretary - ( 2016 - 2018 )

Elizabeth is serving her second term as Secretary of the Non-Academic Staff Association (NASA). She has worked for the Faculty of Engineering, Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering since 2010. She currently works in the Department of Medicine - Division of Preventive Medicine....

Membership Chair - ( 2017 - 2019 )

Donna has been on the Executive for over ten years. As Membership Chair, Donna has been responsible for events and activities that engage the membership. In addition, she has been an active union steward for twelve years. Donna has been on campus for 14 years and works in Political Science.

Bylaws Chair - ( 2017 - 2019 )
Grievance Chair - ( 2016 - 2018 )

This is Markian’s second term as Grievance Chair. Markian joined the University of Alberta as a graduate student in 1999. He currently works in the Office of the Registrar.

Markian has been a lab assistant, editor, machine room...

Human Resources Committee Chair - ( 2017 - 2019 )

This is Kim’s first term as Human Resources Chair of the Non-Academic Staff Association (NASA). She began working for the University of Alberta as a Dental Assistant in the Main Clinic of the Department of Dentistry in February 1997.


Political Action & Member Education Chair - ( 2016 - 2018 )

Scott is serving his first term as Political Action and Member Education Chair. He works as the Communications Coordinator with Parkland Institute, an Alberta-wide, non-partisan research centre situated within the Faculty of Arts at the University of Alberta. Prior to joining Parkland, he worked...