Executive, Committees, & Service

CORFA members serve on various committees within the College of the Rockies community, while others contribute through their participation on Federation of Post-Secondary Educators (FPSE) Committees.

CORFA Executive

President – Joan Kaun
VP, Bargaining – Ben Heyde
VP, Stewards – Sandi Lavery
Secretary – Sheena Svitich
Treasurer – Butch Butalid
Steward – Gaby Zezulka
Steward – Tim Ross
Steward – Patti Thygesen
Past President – Leslie Molnar
Faculty Development Coordinator and PSDC Representative – Marcel Dirk
Status of Women Representative – Mary Shier
Pension Advisory Representative – James Wishart
Human Rights and International Solidarity Representative – Butch Butalid
Non-Regular Faculty Representative – Allison Platt
Workplace Health & Safety Representative – George Dunne
Education Policy Representative – John McDonaugh
Disability Management and Rehabilitation Representative – Kevi Remple

FPSE Standing Committee Representatives

CORFA Executive and Committee Members – Effective May 2017

Education Council (EDCO)

Faculty representatives are elected by CORFA members. Elections take place in September of each year.

Education Council  Term End
US Sciences Leslie Molnar, Chair Sep ‘17
US Arts Avery Hulbert, Vice Chair Sep ‘17
Kinesiology Sandi Lavery Sep ‘17
ABE Sharon Richardson Sep ‘17
OFAD Joan Kaun Sep ‘17
Student Services John McDonaugh Sep ‘18
Nursing Barb Fenwick Sep ‘18
Trades Gwen Stewart Sep ‘18
CYFS Louise Abbott Sep ‘18
ELT Joy Brown Sep ‘18


Updated 05/2017.