FREDERICTON, NB - The UNB Business Administration Undergraduate Society has announced their 2019-2020 Executive Team. The Executive Team composition is as follows:
President – Ruthfi (Lula) Azzahra
VP Academic – Cailee Mousek
VP Internal – Taylor Smith
VP Events – Morgan Meade
VP Finance – Robert Stepner
VP Corporate Relations – Tyrese Coakley
VP Marketing – Vu Pham
Voting took place January 28th to January 31st online through Microsoft Forms. A total of 301 votes were cast, translating to a voter turnout rate of 38% of the undergraduate Business Administration student body. The results of the election are as follows:
164 students (54%) voted to support Lula, while 137 students (46%) voted in favour of her competitor, Mackenzie Taylor-Scott.
293 students (97%) voted to support Cailee, while 8 (3%) voted against,
190 students (63%) voted to support Taylor, while 111 students (37%) voted in favour of her competitor, Liam Lutes
189 students (63%) voted to support Morgan, while 112 students (37%) voted in favour of her competitor, Madison Beairsto.
114 students (38%) voted to support Robert, while 107 students (36%) and 80 students (27%) voted in favour of his competitors, Triston Moore and Matt Bonnell respectfully.
The positions of Vice-President Corporate Relations and Vice-President Marketing were non-elected (interview based) positions and will be announced in the coming weeks while the executive team hires candidates.
"I am very honoured to accept this position. The BAUS has been continuously improving” said Lula Azzahra shortly following the initial election results. “ In the coming year, we will work even harder, organize bigger/better events, create more opportunities, increase our presence, all the while fostering more relationships and collaboration. For the students, the faculty, UNB, and the Fredericton community as a whole."
The newly elected BAUS Executive Team will begin their terms May 1st, 2019, ending April 30th, 2020. The outgoing and incoming executive teams will be transitioning with national counterparts at the upcoming CABS Roundtable held at the DeGroote School of Business (McMaster University) in Hamilton, ON, February 27th to March 3th, 2019.
Any questions relating to the election processes can be sent to the Chief Returning Officer of the 2019-2020 election, Shannon Gallagher (Shannon.Gallagher@unb.ca).
UNB Business Administration Undergraduate Society
The Business Administration Undergraduate Society (BAUS) is a volunteer organization that represents all undergraduate Business Administration students at the University of New Brunswick Fredericton campus. Through three pillars of support: Financial, Academic, and Social, the BAUS structures programming, services, and experiences to prepare the next generation of executives. Located within the Start-up Capital of Canada (Fredericton, NB), the BAUS has been a catalyst for student success and opportunity at the most entrepreneurial university in the country since 1952.