The Board of Governors uses a policy governance model.

Public board members are appointed by a Government of Alberta Order in Council and typically serve a three-year term of office with the opportunity to serve an additional three-year term. Internal representatives (i.e. the academic, non-academic and student members) are elected by their constituency group and appointed directly by the Minister of Advanced Education for terms outlined in the Post-secondary Learning Act.

Board schedule

Board meetings start at 4:30 p.m. in the college boardroom (CE2341). Our schedule for the 2018-19 academic year is:


  • Tuesday,October 29
  • Tuesday, November 26


  • Tuesday, February 4
  • March 15-17 - Board Retreat
  • Tuesday, June 2

Current agenda

Our next Board of Governors meeting is Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at 4:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in CE2341 (College Boardroom). The agenda can be found here: November 26, 2019

Please direct all media inquiries to Paul Kingsmith - 403-320-3200 ext. 5211 or, and all other inquiries to Kristen DeMone - 403-320-3209 or

Board members

Michael Marcotte

Michael Marcotte

Board chair

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Kristine Cassie

Vice chair


Tracy Zappone

Vice chair

Paula Burns

Paula Burns

President and CEO


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Brenda Brindle

Public member


Elaine Dixson

Elaine Dixson

Public member



Jennifer Davis

Academic member


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Travis Plaited Hair

Public Member


​​Jamie Fisher

Jamie Fisher

Public member



Jesse Poriz

Student member


Terri-Ann Fitz-Gibson

Terri Ann Fitz-Gibson

Non-academic member



Kristen DeMone

Board Secretary

Board mandate

The Board of Governors of Lethbridge College is established under the Post-secondary Learning Act (Statutes of Alberta, 2003 Chapter P-19.5).

Our Lethbridge College Mandate and Roles is developed collaboratively with the Minister of Advanced Education, reflecting a common understanding of respective roles and responsibilities. A full listing of our board bylaws is available here.