The Task Force met regularly, participated in consultations, made recommendations regarding the strategic planning process, provided feedback on consultation sessions to help guide the process, provided input into the development of the strategic plan, and provided feedback on the draft strategic plan.



  • Chantal Trudel, Director, Centre for Community Engagement
  • Katherine Graham, Professor Emerita, School of Public Policy and Administration; Dean Emerita, Faculty of Public Affairs
  • Nancy Arnold, Director, Office of Quality Initiatives
  • Karen Schwartz, Associate Vice-President (Research and International) and International Liaison Officer* (former Co-Chair)
  • Lorraine Dyke, Vice-President (Finance and Administration) (former Co-Chair)

Executive Sponsors

  • Catherine Khordoc, Deputy Provost (Academic Operations and Planning)
  • Jerry Tomberlin, Provost and Vice-President (Academic)

Task Force Members

  • Susan Aitken, Full Professor, Environmental and Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Peter Andree, Full Professor, Political Science
  • Christina Chenard, Assistant Director, Advancement Alumni and Donor Relations
  • Philip Macho Commonda, Algonquin Community Liaison Officer, Centre for Indigenous Support and Community Engagement
  • Sandra Dyck, Director, Carleton University Art Gallery
  • Jennifer Gilbert, Associate Director, Centre for Initiatives in Education; Instructor and Peer Mentorship Program Coordinator, Enriched Support Program
  • Amanda Goth, University Secretary, Office of the University Secretariat
  • Avee Himanshu Purohit, Student, Master of Public Policy and Administration
  • Jeremy Laliberte, Full Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
  • Emerald Leece, Student, Bachelor of Arts in English (Honours), Minor in Business (former member)
  • Benny Michaud, Director, Centre for Indigenous Support and Community Engagement
  • Sandra Nichol, Director, Executive Education, Sprott School of Business (former member)
  • Carol Payne, Full Professor, School of Art and Culture; Associate Dean (Research and International), Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Laura Pickell, Instructor I, Health Sciences
  • Sujit Sur, Associate Professor, Sprott School of Business
  • Andy Thompson, Measurement and Evaluation Specialist, READ Initiative (former member)
  • Chiara Webb, Student Development and Community Outreach Coordinator, Student Experience Office

Task Force Support

  • Rebecca Drodge, Administrator, Centre for Community Engagement
  • Jane van den Dries, Manager, Strategic Communications, Office of the Provost and Vice-President (Academic)*

Consultation and Task Force Facilitators

  • Mandi Crespo, Senior Quality Advisor*
  • Amanda Dobbie, Senior Quality Advisor*
  • Jaymie Koroluk, Assistant Director (Wellness, Leadership & Organizational Development)
  • Kaylee Mask, Senior Quality Advisor
  • Samantha Munro, Healthy Workplace Officer*

* Position title has changed since finalizing the plan.