Board Members

The UPEI Board of Governors consists of 26 members, which includes the UPEI Chancellor; UPEI President; President of Holland College; nine members appointed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council, six members elected by the UPEI Board of Governors; two members elected by and from the UPEI Alumni Association; two members elected by and from the Senate of the University; two members elected by and from the Faculty of the University; and, two members elected by and from the student body of the University.


Shannon MacDonald
Ms. Shannon MacDonald
Toronto, ON
Partner, EY
Diane Griffin
Hon. Diane Griffin, LLD
Stratford, PE
dr. greg keefe
Dr. Greg Keefe
Interim President and Vice-Chancellor
Charlottetown, PE
Alex MacBeath
Mr. Alex MacBeath
Vice-Chair; Chair - Finance and Audit Committee
Murray Harbour, PE
CEO, Island Capital Partners
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Mr. Steve Bellamy
Chair - Property and Assets Committee
Charlottetown, PE
CEO, Confederation Centre of the Arts
board member William Montelpare
Dr. William J. Montelpare
Chair - Development, Fundraising and External Relations Committee
Stratford, PE
Professor, and the Margaret and Wallace McCain Chair in Human Development and Health, Department of Applied Human Sciences, Faculty of Science, and Faculty of Nursing
Perlene Morrison
Ms. Perlene Morrison
Chair - Human Resources Committee
Charlottetown, PE
Carolyn Simpson
Ms. Carolyn Simpson
Chair - Campus Culture Oversight Committee
Charlottetown, PE
Early Years Consultant; Retired Provincial Public Servant
Brian Thompson
Mr. Brian Thompson
Board Secretary; Chair - Governance and Appeals Committee
Charlottetown, PE
Retired Executive, StandardAero
Shreesh Agrawal
Mr. Shreesh Agrawal
Charlottetown, PE
UPEI Student Union Representative
kateri coade
Ms. Kateri Coade
Rocky Point, PE
Senior Program Coordinator, Child and Family Services, Mi'kmaq Confederacy of PEI
UPEI board member Karen Creighan
Ms. Karen Creighan
Souris, PE
Owner, Mainstreet Pharmasave
Lynn Ellsworth
Ms. Lynn Ellsworth
Granville, PE
Retired Senior Provincial Public Servant
Gary Evans
Dr. Gary Evans
New Haven, PE
Professor, Faculty of Business
Peter Hayes
Mr. Peter Hayes
Bedford, NS
Retired Actuary
Geraldine Johnston
Dr. Geraldine Johnston
Montague, PE
General Practitioner
Kristi Kelly
Ms. Kristi Kelly
Oakville, ON
Director | National Relationships Office, Deloitte Canada
Dr. Christian Lacroix
Dr. Christian Lacroix
Winsloe, PE
Professor, Biology Department
Alexander (Sandy) MacDonald
Dr. Alexander (Sandy) MacDonald
Charlottetown, PE
President, Holland College
Don MacKenzie
Mr. Don MacKenzie, KC
Stratford, PE
Legal Counsel, L'nuey
Camille Mady
Ms. Camille Mady
President, UPEI Student Union
Mary Anne McMahon
Ms. Mary Anne McMahon
Charlottetown, PE
Retired Lawyer - Justice Canada and EY Law
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Ms. Pam Montgomery
Stanley Bridge, PE
Mary Robinson
Ms. Mary Robinson
Albany, PE
Dr. Ajay Sahajpal
Dr. Ajay Sahajpal
Milwaukee, WI
Surgeon, Abdominal Transplant
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Mr. William Waterman
Donaldston, PE
Professor, Faculty of Business