Lethbridge College is guided by the work of members of the College Leadership Council (CLC) and Deans’ Council.  CLC helps shape the college’s strategic direction and provide leadership on significant college-wide initiatives, while the Deans' Council provides planning, management, supervision, and accountability for all academic matters at Lethbridge College.  

College Leadership Council

The College Leadership Council is a senior decision-making body responsible for the overall operations of the college, including financial and operational results, as well as administrative policy development, approval and renewal. CLC provides institutionally-focused and diverse perspectives to contribute to strategy development and support the implementation of the Comprehensive Institutional Plan and the achievement of performance measures.

Who we are

CLC consists of members of the executive leadership team as well as the associate vice president, deans, directors and other college leaders with college-wide responsibilities. Members include:

  • Paula Burns, president and CEO
  • Lorne Antonsen, director of Facilities Management  
  • Debra Bardock, dean, Centre for Health and Wellness
  • Shelley Carter-Rose, director of Student Services
  • Kenny Corscadden, dean, Centre for Technology, Environment and Design
  • Sandra Dufresne, director of External Relations and Community Engagement
  • Bonnie Farries, manager, Institutional Planning
  • Line Gagne, manager, Human Resources
  • Simon Griffiths, vice president corporate services and CFO
  • Tim Heath, dean, Centre for Applied Arts and Sciences
  • Marko Hilgersom, registrar
  • Samantha Lenci, vice president academic
  • Heather Lyon, director of Finance
  • Joyanne Mitchell, manager, Development and Alumni Relations
  • Matt Norton, director of Information Technology Services
  • Coreen Roth, executive director, Human Resources and Planning
  • Dennis Sheppard, interim dean, Centre for Justice and Human Services  
  • Jagvir Singh, director of Applied Research
  • Leah Wack, manager, Regional Stewardship
  • Janet Welch, associate vice president academic
  • Calvin Whitehead, interim dean, Centre for Applied Management  

Deans’ Council

Deans’ Council provides a broad and comprehensive approach to planning, coordination, policy formulation, communication, and program decisions within the college’s values framework of people, excellence and student success. This work includes but is not limited to responsibility for developing policies and procedures that govern instructional programs and the academic life of the college.  

Deans’ Council provides leadership to the college community for teaching, learning, and service to students. It is responsible to advise the vice president academic in all matters that pertain to the effective and efficient operation of the academic portfolio.  

Who we are

  • Samantha Lenci, vice president academic
  • Janet Welch, associate vice president academic
  • Debra Bardock, dean, Centre for Health and Wellness
  • Shelley Carter-Rose, director of Student Services
  • Kenny Corscadden, dean, Centre for Technology, Environment and Design
  • Tim Heath, dean, Centre for Applied Arts and Sciences
  • Marko Hilgersom, registrar
  • Dennis Sheppard, interim dean, Centre for Justice and Human Services
  • Leah Wack, manager, Regional Stewardship
  • Calvin Whitehead, interim dean, Centre for Applied Management