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Board of Governors

The Board of Governors of Royal Roads University was established by an Act of the B.C. Legislature, the Royal Roads University Act, on June 21, 1995.

The Act provides that there shall be a Board of Governors of the university composed of:

  1. The president,
  2. A professor elected by the professors,
  3. Up to six persons appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council,
  4. A student elected by the students,
  5. An employee who is not a professor elected by the employees of the university who are not professors,
  6. Up to two persons, who are not employees of the university, appointed by the board.

Role profile: Chair of the Board of Governors and Chancellor

Role profile: Governor

Charter of Expectations for Governors

Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest Guidelines for Governors

Board Member

Mr. Wayne Strandlund

Chair and Chancellor
Lieutenant Governor in Council appointee
Dr. Allan Cahoon

Board Member

Dr. Allan Cahoon

President and Vice-Chancellor
Liz Bicknell photo

Board Member

Ms. Liz Bicknell

Lieutenant Governor in Council appointee

Board Member

Ms. Kathleen Birney

Lieutenant Governor in Council appointee

Board Member

Mr. Dave Byng

Board of Governors appointee
Charles Chandler

Board Member

Mr. Charles Chandler

Lieutenant Governor in Council appointee
Vice-Admiral (retired) Bruce Donaldson, CMM, CD

Board Member

Vice-Admiral (retired...

Board of Governors appointee
Charles Krusekopf, Associate Professor, Business

Board Member

Dr. Charles Krusekopf

Professor-elected member
Joanna Ludlow

Board Member

Ms. Joanna Ludlow

Student-elected member

Board Member

Ms. Candace Perkins

Employee-elected member

Board Member

Mr. Vern Slaney

Lieutenant Governor in Council appointee