Alumni Association

Alumni Association

The Alumni Association strives to keep alumni connected with events, programs, and benefits. Activities of the Alumni Association are supported by our Affinity Partners TD Insurance and Manulife.

The Alumni Council is comprised of a group of volunteers who consult with the Alumni office on events and programs for students and alumni. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Alumni Council, please submit a cover letter and resume to the Alumni office ( by July 31, 2023.

New Council members will be elected in September. Members of the Alumni Council are expected to attend six meetings per year including the Annual General Meeting, sit on at least one committee (Engagement, Homecoming, Awards and Nominations, Golf Tournament), attend alumni events, and be an ambassador to Saint Mary’s University in the community.

Executive Members

Bafana Mashingaidze

Bafana Mashingaidze BSc'14 MBA'16

Fiona King new headshot

Fiona King BComm'93

Abhishek Bhuchar BComm'16

Past President
Scott McElman BComm'91


Members at Large

Alumni Council at Large

Sarah Cameron BComm'18


Kaltrina Dragoshi

Kaltrina​ Dragoshi​ BComm’18​

Ben Gaunce

Ben ​Gaunce​ BA’17​

Elora Gehue BA

Elora Gehue BA'17

Mitch Harrison BComm'17

Keisha Hepburn BSc'05

Amanda Kolwich new

Amanda ​Kolwich​ BComm'16​

Zach MacMillan BA'17

Michael Mercer BA'10 MA'16

Sarah ​Robicheau ​BComm'18​

Omar​ Semeda​ BComm’20​

Kaitlyn Touesnard BComm'13

Ying Wendy Wang

Ying (Wendy) Wang BComm'16




Young Alumni Committee

The Young Alumni Committee plans events for Young Alumni (#SMUYA) who have graduated within the past five years and/or are under 30 years of age. Alumni can apply to join the committee by submitting a letter of intent and resume to

Members of the Young Alumni Committee are expected to attend 6-8 Committee meetings per year and attend events as YA representatives throughout the year.

Lee Bennett BSc'16

Raihan Chowdhury BComm'16

Nishka Rajesh BA'19

Rami Zokari Bcomm'21

Timi Idris MA'19

Iretomiwa Akande BSc'20

Nickel Lwanzo BComm'2020

Mitchell (Mitch) Maltby BComm'18

Thokozani Sithole BA'16

Amaan Popatiya BComm'18

Yingjun Chen BA'21