Organizational Structure and Administration

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Our Exec Team

The Executive Committee is a two-part administrative body of the Students Invested in Health Association; consisting of the core executives and the general executives. Each position is associated with its own specific role, responsibilities, and privileges. All SIHA volunteers are eligible to run for membership on the Executive Committee in the March elections and may run for any position they choose. Positions can be held by current University of Alberta students. The Core Executive Committee consists of 5 members: President; Vice President, Finance; Vice President, Local Projects; Vice President, International Projects; and the Secretary and Manager of Information and Records (SMIR). The General Executive Committee consists of: Grants Coordinator, Fundraising Coordinator, Treasurers; Director of Curricula and Training, Alberta Project Manager, Alberta Volunteer Coordinator; Director of Education and Training, Tanzania Project Manager, Tanzania Volunteer Coordinator; and the Program Marketing and Events Coordinator.

Our Board of Governors

The Board of Governors serves to advise and support SIHA’s Executive Committee in new and ongoing projects. The board guides SIHA in achieving its mission to effect real and sustainable progress in the greatest health threats affecting our global community and advocates that the sustainability of SIHA is of utmost importance. Members are available for consultation of new projects and activities, as well as other inquiries as presented. SIHA’s BOG often reach out to the broader community in an effort to promote SIHA’s projects and engage interested parties in the work that SIHA undertakes.