EDI Committee

The Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Committee brainstorms ideas and makes recommendations for improvements that continue encouraging and elevating EDI as a core value of the students’ union. The committee is chaired by the Vice-President Community and Wellness (VPCW) and has up to seven (7) additional members appointed by Council.

2024-2025 EDI Committee

Committee Chair

Olivia Shepherd, VPCW

Councillors on Committee

Chimaraoke Akuchie
Faustina Arsenault
Annette Karien
Aiza Nazarmatova
Kari Thompson

Members-at-Large

Amanda Leeman

Joining the Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee

Up to three (3) AU undergraduates can sit on the EDI Committee as members-at-large.

Current seats available:One (1) seat available

If you are interested in joining the EDI Committee as a member-at-large, please email ausu@ausu.org for information. Committees run on annual terms changing over each April.

More information on the EDI Committee can be found in Policy 8.12.