Executive Director: Pierre Cenerelli
Advocate & Policy Advisor: Roshane O. Miller
The Advocate and Policy Advisor provides support for students in conflict, while concurrently building collaborative, mutually respectful relationships with key players at the University. Additionally, Roshane helps the Society with macro-advocacy concerns that affect graduate students as a whole and with internal governance.
Administrator: Jeanette Ordóñez
Jeanette joined the GSS in July 2016. She received a Masters in Political Science from SFU, and a B.A. in Political Science and Asian Studies from Texas A&M University. She has previous experience in the non-profit and government sectors in the US. She came to SFU from Washington, D.C. and will not miss an opportunity to tell you how much she misses real Mexican food from Texas!
The Administrator is the go-to person for Caucuses, Committees and Councillors. Jeanette also provides operational support, including (but certainly not limited to!) bookkeeping, financial reporting and analysis, handling insurance matters and maintaining the official records of the Society.
Administrative Assistant: Allison Westin
Allison joined the GSS team as an Administrative Assistant in October 2015. She is an Earth Sciences MSc candidate in the Engineering Geology and Resource Geotechnics Research Group.
The Administrative Assistant is responsible for many duties around the GSS office. In addition to the basics like filing and copying, they run the coffee service, book rooms, schedule meetings, distribute cheques to students, answers questions, orders supplies, design posters and assist student leaders and other staff with GSS projects and events.