4163 Executive and Trustees

CUPE 4163 Executive

The Executive oversees union business between general membership meetings (e.g., education, grievance reports, financial business, political action, etc.).

In addition to the President,  Treasurer, Equity Vice-President and Recording Officer, and Communications Representative, there are 3 Component Vice-Presidents and 3 Members-At-Large. The President, Treasurer, Equity Vice-Presiden, Recording Officer, &Communications Representative of the local are elected by the entire membership; the Vice-Presidents and  Members-At-Large are elected by the component caucuses.

There are also 6 Trustees (2 from each component) who do not sit on the Executive Board.

Officers receive a small yearly honorarium, while the President and the Treasurer, and Communications Representative  for the local are paid positions.

For more information about the Executive Board (such as duties), see the “CUPE 4163 By-Laws” page.

2024-25 Officers
President Greg Melnechuk  English Language Centre
Treasurer Paul Emme English Language Centre
Recording Officer Sarah Obee English Language Centre
Equity Vice-President  Angie Reamer English Language Centre
Communications Representative  Şansal Gümüşpala  Sociology
Vice President (Comp 1) Sharan Srinivasa Gopalan EPHE
Vice President (Comp 2) Haida Davies-McDermott Residence Life
Vice President (Comp 3) Brock MacLeod Academic & Technical Writing Program
Member at Large (Comp 1) Stephanie Erickson English
Member at Large (Comp 2) Hailey Vanderhaeghe Residence Life
Member at Large (Comp 3) Matthew Koch History
Trustee (Comp 1) Ted Grosson Physics/Astronomy
Trustee (Comp 1) Jonathan Qualter Physics/Astronomy
Trustee (Comp 2) Melissa Carroll
English Language Centre
Trustee (Comp 2) Pam Westinghouse English Language Centre
Trustee (Comp 3)  
Trustee (Comp 3)