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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

Kathleen M. Birney

Board Member

Kathleen Birney

Chair and Chancellor
Lieutenant Governor in Council appointee
Allan Cahoon

Board Member

Allan Cahoon

President and Vice-Chancellor
Liz Bicknell

Board Member

Liz Bicknell

Lieutenant Governor in Council appointee
Cindy Brar

Board Member

Cindy Brar

Employee-elected member
Dave Byng

Board Member

Dave Byng

Board of Governors appointee
Vice-Admiral (retired) Bruce Donaldson, CMM, CD

Board Member

Vice-Admiral (retired...

Board of Governors appointee
Joanna Ludlow

Board Member

Joanna Ludlow

Student-elected member

Board Member

Vern Slaney

Lieutenant Governor in Council appointee

Board Member

Wayne Strandlund

Lieutenant Governor in Council appointee