Congrats to CPI Board Member Michael Phair! Newest Chair of the U of A Board of Governors
Congratulations to community member and CPI board member Michael Phair for his appointment as Chair of the University of Alberta Board of Governors.
Michael Phair has a long history working with and supporting the university and the Edmonton community. In addition to sitting on the CPI management board, he serves in an advisory capacity to the City-Region Studies Centre (link) and the Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services (link), and he is currently an adjunct professor with the Faculty of Education.
In his new role, Michael will be responsible for representing the Board of Governors to the Alberta Minister for Advanced Education, helping guide the future of the institution and ensuring that public resources are used effectively to promote public good. Says Michael Phair, “I am honoured to Chair the Board, and am committed to the teaching and research excellence of a great Canadian University—the U of A.”
We can’t wait to see how Michael continues to make positive impacts on the university and greater community.
Read more about Michael Phair’s community contributions and his new position in the Government of Alberta media release.