About Us

The Faculty Union is directed by members who are elected to act on the Executive Committee and union committees. Members of the Executive Committee are elected by the Faculty Union membership each year.

The Executive Committee consists of:
President – Cathy Conrad
Vice-President – Ariel Watson
Secretary – Luke MacDonald
Treasurer – Bui Petersen
Members-at-large – Claudia DeFuentes, Bill Sewell, Joyce Thomson
Co-Chair of the Grievance Committee (ex-officio) – Nicole Neatby
The Faculty Union’s Lead Negotiator (ex-officio) – Robert Thacker


The SMU Faculty Union is affiliated with: