BC Council on Admissions & Transfer

Council members are appointed by the Minister responsible for post-secondary institutions. Representatives are selected from: universities, colleges, institutes, university and college faculty, post-secondary students, private post-secondary institutions, and the public secondary school system.

The Council guides the work of standing committees, each devoted to different aspects of the Council’s mandate. The work of the Council and committees is coordinated by a small team of staff members

Co-Chair: Mr. JIM HAMILTON, President, Okanagan College

Co-Chair: Dr. ROBERT FLEMING, Executive Director, BC Council on Admissions and Transfer

Current Members:

  • Dr. Verna BILLY MINNABARRIET: Vice-President, Academic & Strategic Partnerships, Nicola Valley Institute of Technology
  • Dr. Steve CARDWELL: Associate Vice-President Academic (& Vice-President, Students - Interim), Kwantlen Polytechnic University
  • Ms. Dorys CRESPIN-MUELLER: Executive Director, Integrated Planning & Effectiveness, Thompson Rivers University
  • Dr. Kathy DENTON: President & CEO, Douglas College
  • Dr. Brian DICK: Professor and Chair, Engineering, Vancouver Island University
  • Ms. Rummana Khan HEMANI: 

    Registrar & Executive Director, Student Enrolment, Simon Fraser University
  • Ms. Gerda KRAUSE: Dean, Faculty of Science, Langara College
  • Dr. Brenda LOUIE: Vice-Principal, Columbia College
  • Dr. Elizabeth McCAUSLAND: English Instructor, Douglas College
  • Ms. Karen McCREDIE: Interim Executive Director, EducationPlannerBC
  • Ms. Lisa McCULLOUGH: Superintendent of Schools (CEO), School District No. 48 (Sea to Sky)
  • Dr. Diane NAUGLER: Dean, Business and Applied Studies, North Island College
  • Ms. Tami O'MEARA: Dept. Head, Student Access and Support, and Counsellor, Selkirk College
  • Dr. Steve ROE: Dean of Academic & Professional Programs, Northern Lights College
  • Ms. Carolyn RUSSELL: Director, Recruitment, University of Victoria

Council Remuneration

In carrying out his duties as External Chair of the BC Council on Admissions and Transfer, Mr. Jim Hamilton engaged in 7 formal meetings and numerous other activities pursuant to Council business in fiscal year April 1, 2018 - March 31, 2019.

No remuneration was provided in this fiscal year beyond travel expense reimbursement.

Governance Policy and Guidelines

Approved Minutes:

Council Meetings

  • Dates and locations for upcoming Council and standing committee meetings are available here.