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The legal Board of Directors is recognized internally by the general definition “Council”. These terms are interchangeable, as prescribed in the GSS Constitution.
The Board is the legal faction required by applicable governing laws, which is formed of elected representatives of the membership base to direct the direction, strategy and activities of the Corporation. As such, the Board has representatives from all graduate studies faculties, as well as representatives of the executive office and critical functional or partners needed to achieve the GSS mandate.
Background: Nididiamaka is a Human Resource Professional with demonstrable expertise in organizational development, people, performance, culture, and operations management in the telecommunication industry and big four consulting. For the past five years, she has worked closely with Chinese Canadians, Korean Canadians, Filipinos, Dutch, Indians, Kenyans, and Nigerians where she served as HR Business Partner, Culture (Diversity & Inclusion), and Employee Experience Champion in a multicultural work environment in Nigeria, West Africa. During these years, she designed and implemented events/programs to promote equal involvement and representation of all employees.
Having worked in a multicultural environment, she believes being part of the leadership at GSS will give her the opportunity to: Advance the interests of graduate students who identify as minority groups and other underrepresented student communities, Represent & support Anti-black Racism Initiatives and Design & implement programs geared towards the integration of all culture, where all students are equally involved, & valued, irrespective of their culture, race, sex orientation and perspectives.
Background: Max wanted to join GSS to understand the inter-workings of our University and be involved in the process of it. In addition, to hopefully walk away with a drive of continuing to do similar integral work wherever he puts his skills.
Education: Ph.D. Candidate
Background: Rahaf recognizes the importance of extending, advertising, and creating unique research opportunities for our existing students. The experience and skills she acquired through her research experience equipped her as a capable researcher researching and developing cutting-edge research. She is passionate about EDI and accessibility on campus. Serving on departmental committees on developing Student Experience Working Groups, She advocated for clear and transparent advertising of research opportunities in the Science department. In this role, She will work on promoting opportunities for research and collaboration across the university to widen one's research portfolio, yielding skill development and professional advancement.
Background: Mikayla is a recent business student graduate and is now pursuing her MBA. She chose to join GSS because she wanted to best represent her colleagues and The Odette School of Business.
Education: Master of Mechanical Engineering Automotive option
Background: Arun is from Tamil Nadu, India. He worked in the Engineering industry for the past 5 years and decide to pursue his passion. He chose the University of Windsor and Windsor being “ The Automotive Capital of Canada”. Even during undergrad, he kept himself engaged in all the activities from extracurricular events, sports, and so on. He likes to travel and explore new places and always plans a sunset and sunrise during every year's end.
Education: Electrical Engineering graduate
Background: Punjab is a versatile Electrical Engineer, a staunch believer in hard work, and set on a journey of constant self-improvement.