Board Composition

Carleton University’s Board of Governors are a diverse group of 32 members with a unique understanding of higher education and its force for good. As the corporate body of the university, the Board provides oversight of budgetary and infrastructure decisions as well as appoints the school’s president and vice-chancellor and other key senior executives.

Breakdown of Board membership: 4 students, 2 faculty, 2 senators, 2 alumni. 2 staff and 18 community members.

Board Committees

The Board has six standing committees to help exercise its oversight:

  • Executive
  • Audit and Risk
  • Building Program
  • Governance
  • Finance
  • Advancement and University Relations