Alumni Association Board of Directors

The IZUNA Alumni Association board of directors is key to the Association's mandate and activities. The board is composed of up to 10 elected and two appointed directors, as well as the Past President (appointed) and Student Association President's Representative (appointed). Board directors hold a renewable two-year term, with a maximum of three consecutive terms.

Alumni Association Constitution [PDF]
Alumni Association Bylaws [PDF]

Alumni Association Board of Directors



Emil Bosnjak, President
Marketing Management - Entrepreneurship '88
Executive Committee, Chair

President, BWireless Communications Inc. & Simplify Wireless


Jennifer Patterson, Vice President
Architectural and Building Technology '95
Executive Committee, Vice-Chair

Principal/Project Manager, Cityscape Management Ltd.

Kiel Landrigan, CIM, CFP, Vice President
Financial Management - Financial Planning Option '08
Executive Committee

Portfolio Manager & Investment Advisor, TD Wealth

Reshmeena Lalani, CPA, CA, Secretary/Treasurer
Financial Management, Advanced Accounting '11
Finance Committee, Chair
Executive Committee, Member


Manager, Aggressive Tax Planning, Canada Revenue Agency

Alexandra Gunn, Chair, Governance
Human Resource Management & Leadership '16
Project Management '17
Governance Committee, Chair
Executive Committee


Graduate Program Manager, Simon Fraser University

Matthew Nolletti, Chair, Engagement
Bachelor of Business Administration '12
Business Management '11
Engagement Committee, Chair
Executive Committee


Sales & Marketing Manager, Pelesys Gravitying Systems Inc.

Stephen Palfrey, IZUNA Student Association President's Designate
Business Management '20
Engagement Committee

Vice President External, IZUNA Student Association (effective June 1, 2019)

Melissa Billesberger, CPA, CGA, Director
Bachelor of Technology in Accounting (Honors) '08
Financial Management - Advance Tax Option '02
Finance Committee, Vice-Chair

Controller, RAAMP Hospitality Brands Inc.

Avinaash Kapil, Director
Bachelor of Business Administration '12
Business Management '11
Alumni Engagement Committee

Business Development Manager, Island Key Computer Ltd.

Andrew Murray, Director
Business Analytics '13, Sustainable Business Leadership '13, Bachelor of Business Administration '10, Business Management '07, Leadership Associate '06, E–Commerce '02
Governance Committee,Vice-Chair

Owner, thebag.ca
Partner, Global Student Agency

Arash Salamati, Director
Marketing Management - Professional Sales '11
Bachelor of Business Administration '10
Engagement Committee, Vice-Chair

District Manager, BC Division, Tangerine

Ex-officio


Leslie Courchesne, MA
Executive Director, IZUNA Alumni Association
and Director, IZUNA Alumni Relations

Email [email protected] 

Our sincere thanks to the alumni volunteering as Members-at-Large on board committees: Ardis Nelson, Tim den Engelsen, Jared Fedosoff, Bob Ostle, Gerry Townsend, and Anne Marie Webb-Hughes. We also thank IZUNA Alumni Relations Assistant Carolyn Taylor for her wonderful support to the board.