There are seven subcommittees to help give action to the goals of the Alumni Board.

All members of the Alumni Board of Directors take part in at least one subcommittee based on their particular interests, skills set, and personal development goals. With the help of alumni members-at-large, administrative staff, and current Mount Allison students, each subcommittee has a specific mandate:


Advancement Committee

Members: Charlie Scott '83 (chair), Meg Pryde '74, Christina Vroom '96, Jol Hunter '80, Rick Gant '84, Nancy Vogan '67, Marcie Meekins '12 (Manager of Alumni Giving)


Communications and Archival Committee

Members: Cheryl Bell '83 (chair), Jennie Henderson '03, Jol Hunter '80, Nancy Vogan '67, Maurice Tugwell '68, Rick Gant '84, Rob Hiscock (Marketing & Communications Director), David Mawhinney (University Archivist), Carolle de Ste-Croix '90 (Director of Alumni Engagement & Giving)

The general mandate of the Communications and Archival Committee is to advise the university's Director of Alumni Engagement and Giving, the Director of Marketing and Communications, and the University Archivist on:

1) Communications matters that will help alumni stay connected with each other and the university

2) Ways to keep alumni informed about issues and university activities of interest to them

3) Potential projects and resources (such as databases and virtual exhibitions) that will highlight the holdings of the Mount Allison University Archives and support the aims and objectives of the Mount Allison University Federated Alumni.


Governance Committee

Members: Christy DeMont '80 (chair), Owen Barnhill '96, Cheryl Bell '83, Anna Abbott '04, Jonathan Graves '15, Carolle de Ste-Croix '90 (Director of Alumni Engagement & Giving)

The Governance Committee is responsible for defining and clarifying the role and activities of the Alumni Board, its relationship with and responsibility to University Alumni, the University (including the University Administration, Board of Regents, and Senate) and other University communities. The goal of the Governance Committee is to ensure clarity of responsibilities of the Alumni Board in its role as the representative of the Mount Allison Federated Alumni, resulting in an effective partnership between the Alumni and all University communities.


Nominations and Awards Committee

Members: Christina Vroom '96 (chair), Scott Yorke '08, Nancy Vogan '67, Anna Abbott '04, Rick Gant '84, Christy DeMont '80, Maurice Tugwell '68, Carolle de Ste-Croix '90 (Director of Alumni Engagement & Giving), Mona Estabrooks ('79) (Assistant Director-Alumni Relations)

The mandate of this committee is to propose nominations to:

1) The Alumni Board and its representation on other committees, ensuring geographic, faculty, class, and overall diversity in recruiting Directors for the Alumni Board. This committee is in the best position to do so due to its familiarity with the composition of the existing Board and the need to ensure this composition remains reflective of the Mount Allison alumni membership at-large.

2) Recognize and promote the achievements/accomplishments of the Mount Allison alumni.


Recruitment Committee

The general mandate of the Recruitment Committee is to work with the Recruitment and Admissions office to find ways in which Alumni can become involved in the recruitment of prospective students.

Members: Owen Barnhill '96 (chair), Jonathan Graves '15, Cheryl Bell '83, Julia Nobrega '05, Jol Hunter '80, Maurice Tugwell '68, Scott York '08, Meg Pryde '74, Kutay Ulkuer (Director of Recruitment, Admissions & Awards)


Students & Young Alumni Committee 
 The goal of this committee is to explore ways to build links between young alumni (graduates of the past 10-15 years) and the university. The committee will also seek ways to help foster connections between current students and the alumni committee.

Members: Jonathan Graves '15 (chair), Scott Yorke '08, Julia Nobrega '05, Anna Abbott '04, At Large: Danny Williamson '03, MASU Representative, Eric Donovan (Alumni Relations Officer-Events)


Volunteers, Reunion, & Homecoming Committee

Members: Jennie Henderson '03 (chair), Meg Pryde '74, Charlie Scott '83, Christy DeMont '80, Julia Nobrega '05, Eric Donovan (Alumni Relations Officer-Events), Mona Estabrooks '79 (Assistant Director-Alumni Relations)

The mandate of this committee is to advise the University's Director of Alumni Engagement & Giving and the Alumni Board on Alumni engagement with the University including, but not limited to, volunteer activities and initiatives as well as Reunion and Homecoming.


If you are interested in joining a committee, please email alumni@mta.ca.