The management, administration, and control of the property, revenue, business, and affairs of the University are vested in the Board. Business of the Board is supported by the University Secretariat. Members of the Board of Governors of the University of the Fraser Valley do not receive any remuneration for their services; however, Board members may be reimbursed for out-of-pocket expenses incurred in discharging their duties to the Board and to the University.

Ministry Mandate Letter (Signed copies are on file.)

July 6, 2015 NEWS RELEASE: 
UFV Board of Governors passes six motions on Academic Success Centre

Board Members

President & Vice-Chancellor


John Pankratz, Chair

Dr. Mark Evered


Dr. Gwen Point ( read bio )

Appointed Board Members

Mr. John C. Pankratz, Chair ( read bio )
Mr. Randy Bartsch, First Vice-Chair ( read bio )
Ms. Elyssa L. Lockhart, Second Vice-Chair ( read bio )
Mr. Barry Delaney ( read bio )
Mr. Len R. Goerke ( read bio )
Mr. Justin P. Goodrich ( read bio )

Elected Faculty and Support Staff Members

Dr. Chris Bertram, Faculty ( read bio )
Dr. Zoe Dennison, Faculty ( read bio )
Ms. Whitney Fordham, Staff ( read bio)

Elected Student Board Members

Mr. Ishpreet Singh Anand ( read bio )
Mr. Thomas Davies ( read bio)

View list of past Chairs

Board Meetings

Board meetings are generally held the first Thursday of the month, September through June. The public session of meetings begins at 4:30 pm. Meeting locations alternate between UFV campuses and centres.  

To contact Board members or for further information on making representation to the UFV Administration or the Board of Governors, please contact:

Lori Ann Waites
Executive Assistant, UFV Board

Phone: 604-702-2614
Fax: 604-853-7341
Board of Governors
University of the Fraser Valley
33844 King Road
Abbotsford, BC V2S 7M8

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