General Election and Unit 4 BT Election Nominations

Nominations for the general elections and Unit 4 bargaining team closed on Wednesday August 1 at 5 pm. For contested positions, the campaigning period is now open and will continue until voting opens at the August 15 Annual General Meeting. Voting will continue for five days after the meeting. The list of nominees is below.

Nominations for Vice-President Unit 3 also closed on August 1. As there were no candidates for this position, a decision will have to be made regarding when to re-open nominations.

The Elections Officers for these elections are Kamran Ebrahimian and Gillian Hutchison.


Devin Lefebvre (Unit 1) — acclaimed


Michael Laurentius (Unit 3) — acclaimed

Recording Secretary

Gizem Çakmak (Unit 1) — acclaimed

Grievance Officer

Julian Arend (Unit 2) — acclaimed

Communications Officer

Fardosa Warsame (Unit 1) — acclaimed

Vice-President Unit 1

Stacey Berquist — acclaimed

Vice-President Unit 2 — CONTESTED

Neil Braganza
Sharon Davidson

Vice-President Unit 3

No nominations

Chief Steward Unit 1

Tyler Ball — acclaimed

Chief Steward Unit 2

Mike Palamarek — acclaimed

Chief Steward Unit 3

Mariful Alam — acclaimed

Chief Steward Unit 4

David Montgomery — acclaimed

Unit 4 Bargaining Team

Sharona Brookman — acclaimed
David Montgomery*

Unit 4 Bargaining Team Recording Secretary

Guylaine Pétrin — acclaimed

*David Montgomery has put in nominations for both Chief Steward Unit 4 and Unit 4 Bargaining Team. The Elections Officers will have to confirm for which position the nomination stands.