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UTAA Board of Directors

The UTAA operates through a Board of Directors comprised of 14 directors, two of whom are ex-officio members.

Each Board member is expected to participate at the UTAA Board meetings, to be actively involved in one or more of the board’s working groups or initiatives, and to serve as an ambassador for the University and its alumni, both on and off campus.


UTAA Board of Directors 2016-2017

For a description of the officer roles see UTAA bylaws.

Scott MacKendrick, President (BASc 1982 Engineering)

Tye Farrow, President-elect (BArc 1987 AL&D)

Geeta Yadav, Vice-President, Governance (BSc 2003 UC)

Dario Di Censo, Treasurer (BCom 1988 UTM)

Josh Hunter, Secretary (LLB 2003 Law, MBA 2003 Rotman)


Corwin Cambray (MScPl 1999)

Susan Gillmeister (BA 1981 VIC)

Sana Halwani (JD 2004 Law)

Melinda Jacobs (BA 2012 Trinity)

Pedram Kaya (BCom 2006 UC)

Jeff Luciano (MBA 2006 Rotman)

Lesley Riedstra (BA 1995 New)



David Palmer, Vice President and Chief Advancement Officer
(represented on the board by his designate, Barbara Dick, Assistant Vice-President, Alumni Relations)