February 12, 2018


KINGSTON, ON – Miguel Martinez, Liam Tharp, and Munro Watters have completed their hiring for 2018-2019 AMS senior management. Over the weekend, Team MLM reviewed 34 applications with two rounds of interviews. The Executive-Elect is excited to announce the following decisions:

Commissioner of Academic Affairs: Julia Gollner, Political Studies and History ’19
Commissioner of Campus Activities: Alex Birt, Political Studies ’19
Commissioner of Municipal Affairs: Soren Christianson, Political Studies ’18
Commissioner of Social Issues: Myriam Morenike Djossou, ArtSci ’19
Director of Clubs: Regina Codera, Political Studies ’19
Managing Director of the Student Life Centre: Craig Draeger, Philosophy ’13 and Political Studies ’18
Director of Advancement: David Bath, Political Studies and Psychology ’19
Director of Communications: Rachael Heleniak, Political Studies ’18
Director of Human Resources: Carla Namkung, Concurrent Education ’20
Director of Information Technology: Jessica Dahanayake, Applied Science ’20

The hiring of government and corporate managers will begin after reading week.

“Liam, Munro and I are so excited to be working with a diverse and talented group of student leaders. We’ll be working closely with our outgoing counterparts to ensure a smooth transition process and that we’re able to represent students on day one.”
–Miguel Martinez, President-elect

Please direct all media inquiries to Craig Draeger, Director of Communications, at communications@ams.queensu.ca or (613) 533-6000 x 75850



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