The president is the chief representative of the Students’ Union and the 30,000 undergraduate students attending the University of Alberta. They oversee the rest of the Students’ Union executives, the organization’s operations, and sit on a number of university governance bodies including the Board of Governors and General Faculties Council.
Rowan Ley is a fifth-year history student and current Students’ Union vice-president (external). Here is his pitch for president.
Read more about Ley’s platform in the president Q&As.