A little bit about the Committee

The Welfare and Advocacy Committee is responsible for advising the Guild Council on issues affecting the student experience on campus.

This involves developing Guild Policy on important issues like parking, childcare services on campus, campus security, the availability of public transport for students, and general government policy affecting students at UWA. The Welfare and Advocacy Committee is also responsible for overseeing the Guild Welfare Department.

MEMBERSHIP

The membership of the committee consists of:

  • Prisha Goel (Deputy Chair of Guild Council and Chair of the Welfare and Advocacy Committee)
  • Amitabh Jeganathan (Guild President)
  • David Hallam (Education Council President)
  • Sapphire Carter (Welfare Officer)
  • Dana Fung (Access Co-Officer)
  • Natasha Nicole (Ordinary Guild Councillor)
  • Waleed Al Salmi (Ordinary Committee Member)
  • Krisha Timbadia (Ordinary Committee Member)
  • 2 x Elected Ordinary Committee Member: To be elected April '22

Staff sitting on the committee include:

  • Jenny Ophel (Associate Director - HR & Student Services)
  • Alana Thompson (Student Assist Manager)
2022 Welfare and Advocacy Committee Minutes
2022 Welfare and Advocacy Committee Minutes