Education Council Members

The NIC Education Council is made up of 21 members: four elected student representatives, two elected support staff, 11 elected faculty, and four administrative staff appointed by the President.

Brad Harsell, Chair
Faculty, Industrial Automation

Tony Bellavia
Associate Vice President, Access & Regions

Nitesh Chaudhary
Student Representative

Kathleen Haggith
Dean, Health & Human Services

Kathleen Heywood, Vice Chair
Faculty, Mathematics & Sciences

Kathleen Kuhnert
Associate Vice President, Student Services and Registrar

Safvan Kunjan Nilath Sulaiman
Student Representative

Dennis Lightfoot
Chair of Planning & Standards Committee

Faculty, Mathematics & Sciences

Brooke McIntosh
Support Staff, Education/Financial Aid Advisor

Debbie Price
Student Representative

Kelly Shopland
Director, Aboriginal Education

Heather Thompson
Support Staff, Registration Assistant

John Bowman, Ex-Officio
President, NIC

Terri Bateman
Faculty, Distributed Learning Facilitator

Alix Carrel
Faculty, Humanities & Social Sciences

Jennifer Fallis Starhunter
Chair, Curriculum & Fast Track Committees

Faculty, Mathematics & Sciences

Peter Hoefgen
Student Representative

Judith Marriott
Faculty, Business Administration

Jan Meiers
Faculty, Bachelor of Science & Nursing

Danita Schmidt
Faculty, Adult Basic Education

Nadine Simpson
Faculty, Adult Basic Education

Tony Yaklin
Faculty, Trades and Technical Programs

Barry Minaker, Ex-Officio
Board of Governors Representative

Kara Foreman
Recording Secretary