Governance

The Ontario Colleges Library Service (OCLS) is governed by a Board of eight (8) directors consisting of seven (7) elected and one (1) ex-officio director.

The Board shall be elected by the Committee of Presidents and comprised of the following:

  • Two (2) directors who are College presidents;
  • Four (4) directors who are one of:
    ​    a) a vice-president academic of a College,
        b) a vice-president student services of a College, 
        c) a vice-president finance and administration of a College, and
        d) a president or a vice-president of a College. Reasonable efforts shall be made to ensure that the Board represents the diversity of the Colleges and the regions of Ontario;
  • One (1) director who is nominated by College Libraries Ontario (CLO).

Members of the OCLS Board serve a two year term.

Additionally, CLO serves as an advisory group to OCLS for the definition and development of services.

The FY 2019-20 Board of Directors for OCLS are:

Mr. Peter Devlin, President, Fanshawe College  (PRESIDENT)

Mr. Bill Best, President, Cambrian College (VICE PRESIDENT)

Mr. Spencer Dickson, Vice President Corporate Performance and Employee Relations, Lambton College

Mr. Colin Fitzsimons, Director, Academic Services and Learning Resources, George Brown College

Mr. Nevzat Gurman, Vice President Finance and Administration, Seneca College

Dr. Elaine Popp, Vice President Academic, Durham College

Ms. Laura Stanbra, Vice President Student Services, Algonquin College

Ms. Virginia Roy, OCLS Executive Director (SECRETARY/TREASURER) (ex-officio)