The purpose of the Board is to advise the Chair and the University about
needs, issues, and activity which affect women's participation in science
and engineering. In addition to commenting on the effectiveness of the
programs of the Chair, the Board also enables the Chair to communicate
directly with representatives from different sectors.
Members are individuals from the extended community who are recognized
for their experience and accomplishments in an area important to the work
of the Chair. These include secondary school, university, public media,
provincial government, resource development, information technology, environmental
assessment, and finance.
Current members include:
Dr. C. Loomis, Acting VP Research
& International Relations,
Dr. J. Botsford, President & CEO, Operation
Dr. M. Brown, Policy & Program Development
Dept. of Human Resources
Ms. H. Bruce-Veitch, Director, Staff Development,
Ore Company of Canada, Ltd.
Ms. R. Gleason, Undergraduate Engineering Student,
Dr. R. Janes, Mathematics Consultant
Ms. K. Keating, President, WISE Newfoundland &
Mr. W. Lahey, Employee Relations Supervisor, Abitibi
Dr. R. Lucas, Dean, Science, Memorial University
Ms. S. MacDonald, ADM, Women's Policy Office
Ms. A. Noftall, Student, Mount Pearl Collegiate
Mr. J. Price, Regional Director General, Dept.
of Fisheries & Oceans
Ms. G. Raymond, VP Human Resources and
Environment, Health and Safety, Petro-Canada
Dr. G. Rayner-Canham, Professor of Chemistry,
Wilfred Grenfell College, Memorial University.
Dr. R. Seshadri, Dean, Engineering & Applied
Ms. S. Sherk, Senior Human Development Consultant,
Earth and Environmental
Ms. M. Stack, Financial Consultant, Merrill Lynch
Ms. L. Stead, Graduate Student, Biochemistry,