Sahar Alinezhad is a 2nd year PhD student representing the Faculty of Art and Science as a director on the Concordia Graduate Student’s Association (GSA). Concurrent to her position on the GSA, Sahar is the acting Treasurer for the TRAC Union (Teaching and Research Assistant at Concordia). As a Director she is available to support and facilitate student’s interactions within the Faculty of Art and Science and the GSA.
Arts and Science Directors
Engineering and Computer Science Directors
Avneet Singh Chawla
Abhi Bhowmick is a 2 nd Year MEng student representing the Engineering and Computer Science (ENCS) as a Director on the Graduate Student’s Association (GSA). He has an undergraduate degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering with more than 4 years of work experience in Information Technology and Payment System Industries. He wishes for all Concordia students to have a great experience in studies. Also, as a Director, he is always open to discuss problems, help students and provide suggestions.
Harish Babu Mullapudi
Yinglin Zhang is a 2nd Year Meng student representing the Engineering and Computer Science (ENCS) as a Director in Graduate Student’s Association (GSA). She has an undergraduate degree in Environmental Engineering with four different working experience in finance, environment fields, tourism and property management industry. She wishes for all Concordia students can have a great experience in their study life. As a director, she is always welcome students to discuss with their problems and ideas in Concordia.
Fine Arts Director
Etta Sandry is an artist, educator, and organizer from the midwest. She received her BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 2013 with a focus in Fiber and Material Studies and is currently pursuing her MFA in the Fibre and Material Practices program at Concordia University in Montreal. Her work has been shown exhibitions in the United States and Canada. Etta’s work as an educator has included teaching artist positions at Concordia University in Montreal, the Textile Arts Center in New York, and the Museum of Contemporary Art and Marwen in Chicago. She has held arts administrator positions at Pratt Institute and the Textile Arts Center in Brooklyn, New York.
As the Fine Arts Director on the GSA Council, Etta seeks to represent the interests and needs of graduate students in the Faculty of Fine Arts and is working to ensure that GSA resources are available and accessible to Fine Arts students.
John Molson School of Business Directors
Karolyne Courville is a 2nd year MBA student representing the John Molson School of Business (JMSB) as a director on the Concordia Graduate Student’s Association (GSA). With an undergraduate degree in Nursing Sciences, she understands the importance of advocacy and of ruling bodies working towards the promotion of the rights and services offered to the student body. She has over 4 years of experience as a clinician with the health care industry and as a project manager for a tech start-up. Concurrent to her position on the GSA, Karolyne is the acting Vice President of Finance for the MBA Society and Vice President Marketing for the MBA Case Competition Committee (CCC).As a Directors she is always available to answer any questions, support initiatives and facilitate any student’s interactions within JMSB or the GSA.
Jean-Simon Castonguay is a 2nd year MBA student at John Molson School of Business. He has an undergraduate in Economics and Politics from Université de Montréal and three years of professional experience in the banking industry as a personal finance advisor and a credit analyst. Concurrent to his position on the GSA, Jean-Simon is the acting President of the MBA Society. He wishes for all students to have a memorable academic experience, both inside and outside the classroom. As a Director, Jean-Simon aims to contribute and solve key issues faced by the GSA
Nancy Shukla is a 2nd year MBA student and one of the 3 Directors representing John Molson School of Business (JMSB) on the Graduate Student’s Association (GSA). She has an undergraduate degree in Computer Science Engineering with about 6 years of work experience in multi-national IT and aviation companies. Concurrent to her position on GSA, Nancy is an acting Vice-President of Communication at John Molson Graduate Student’s Association (JMGSA).
As a Director, Nancy is available to help students, answer questions and solve issues faced by graduate students in Concordia University.