Tahnia Getson, BA [they/them]
e. email@example.com p. 780.539.2743
Tahnia Getson has been working in nonprofits, advocacy and social change for the better part of ten years. They are an active part of the Grande Prairie and surrounding community and have been integrated into the arts scene for most of their adult life. They are constantly seeking out new education about the society that we live in, and are eager to have a better understanding of the community with each passing day.
Tahnia is an energetic part of NWPSA and brings extended knowledge on systemic barriers, effective advocacy, nonprofit structure and an excessive amount of knowledge on dinosaurs. They would love to get to know any and all students who are interested in student leadership and their door is always open to any student who needs to talk.
The books that Tahnia is currently reading are:
Special Topics in Being a Human - S. Bear Bergman
They Said This Would Be Fun - Eternity Martis
Our Work Is Everywhere - Syan Rose
heart berries: a memoir - Terese Marie Mailhot
Governance & Student Support Coordinator
Brooklyn Broaders, [she/they]
e. firstname.lastname@example.org p. 780.539.2962
Brooklyn (she/they) is the Governance and Student Support Coordinator with NWPSA. As someone who has been involved with student advocacy and leadership throughout their academic career, Brooklyn is excited to share their learnings as part of the staff team.
Brooklyn is passionate about amplifying student voices and engaging learning around systematically oppressed communities. They are eager to dig into governing documents and engaging more learning around policy and procedure creation.
Brooklyn comes to us with three years of student advocacy experience, and an excitement around learning and educating herself and those around them.
Brayden Friedel, [he/him]
e. email@example.com p. 780.835.6624
Brayden Friedel comes to NWPSA from a culinary background. A graduate from the Okanagan College with his Associate of Culinary Arts in 2018, he's a loved member of our staff team. He takes the lead on our Fairview campus with a focus on the Notley Square Lounge and student engagement.
He has been working in fast paced environments most of his career and has a background in security and client care. He's a jack of all trades and brings ample knowledge to Fairview students, and an incredibly amount of passion and love for the lounge in Fairview. Be sure to stop into his office and say hello, he'd be happy to great you with a smile!
Jillian Leslie, [she/her]
e. firstname.lastname@example.org p. 780.539.2962
Jillian is our Department Coordinator at the NWPSA office! She comes from a role as Social Media Coordinator and will be keeping you up to date on the latest Students' Association Events and student services on campus via our Social Media accounts. She is excited to assist your Student Council leaders bring to fruition the wonderful events they have planned for you on campus this year.
Visit her to inquire about your student benefits, for the recreational activities at Howlers (she is the keeper of the pool cues, ping pong and foosball items), or simply to chat!
Amanda Becak, [she/her]
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Amanda is our Department Assistant; she lends a hand wherever is needed around the office. Currently you can find her behind the front desk, covering while Jillian is on her maternity leave. She was born and raised in Grande Prairie; she worked in various retail positions before joining our team. Outside of work she enjoys the arts, from musicals to crocheting, as well as kayaking and the general outdoors. she can often be found playing a board game with friends in her free time.
She is your resource for health and dental information, she also has info on any SA events so feel free to give her a call or stop by in person to talk about any questions you may have!
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