Committees

CUPE 4879 has several active committees that members can participate in during their employment.

Joint Job Evaluation Committee (JJEC)

The Joint Job Evaluation Committee (JJEC) is responsible for evaluating newly created positions and for reviewing positions submitted for re-evaluation. The committee is made up of three CUPE members appointed by election and three Administrative representatives appointed by the university President. Please see the Resources section for JJEC forms.

  • Brenda Eshelby (remainder of 1 year term 2022)
  • Michael Dillon (term expires 2024)
  • Jasmine Haskell (1 year alternate term expires 2022)
  • Kamel Johal (term expires 2023)

Negotiating Committee 

  • Melissa Schuurman
  • Lois Rugg
  • Cindy Ozouf
  • Lyn Ferec
  • Jackie Enders
  • Evelyn Senger (alternate)

Grievance Committee

  • Lois Rugg
  • Jackie Enders
  • Cindy Ozouf
  • Melissa Schuurman
  • Joanne Atherton
  • Jasmine Haskell

Labour Management

  • Lois Rugg
  • Lyn Ferec
  • Kristen Webb
  • Debbie Wasylyshyn
  • Linda Fleck

Joint Occupational Health & Safety Reps

  • Jason Staruiala
  • Michael Dillon

Trustees

  • Linda Fleck (term expires 2024)
  • Cristian Sonea (term expires 2022)
  • Kathleen Johnston (term expires 2023)

Education Committee

  • Cindy Ozouf  (term expires 2024)
  • Rhea Clements (term expires 2022)
  • Tony Kuczma (term expires 2023)

Social Committee

  • Laszlo Nemes
  • Cindy Ozouf
  • Shannon James
  • Shilpee Sharma
  • Tony Kuczma

Communications Committee

  • Lois Rugg
  • Cristian Sonea
  • Debbie Wasylyshyn
  • Cindy Ozouf
  • Stacy Penã
  • Kam Johal

Adhoc By-Law Committee

  • Lyn Ferec (Executive Liaison)
  • Harry Nott (Advisor to the By-law Committee) (CUPE National Representative)
  • Melissa Schuurman
  • Eliza Pycock
  • Vacancy

Parking Appeal Advisory Committee

  • Jaspreet Kaur
  • Jasmine Haskell

Shop Stewards

  • Lois Rugg
  • Cindy Ozouf
  • Lyn Ferec
  • Melissa Schuurman
  • Debbie Wasylyshyn
  • Jasmine Haskell
  • Jackie Enders
  • Linda Fleck
  • Stacy Penã
  • Joanne Atherton
  • Kathy Gilroy
  • Rhea Clements (Williams Lake)

To contact a shop steward please contact –  Lois Rugg (President) 236-425-2142 or 250-318-9919 or reach out to our CUPE 4879 office at 236-425-2141 or email cupe4879@shaw.ca