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Aurora College Board of Governors

Overview

Function

The Aurora College Board of Governors is responsible for governing Aurora College and providing advice to the Minister of Education, Culture and Employment on policy matters.

Jurisdiction

Government of the Northwest Territories

Department Responsible

Department of Education, Culture & Employment

Authority

Aurora College Act (NWT)

Board Composition

An Administrator was appointed to oversee the Aurora College Board of Governors on June 5, 2017.

On the appointment of the Administrator, the appointments of the members to the Board were deemed to be revoked.

Appointment Instrument

The Administrator is appointed by the Minister of Education, Culture and Employment under section 31(1) of the Aurora College Act.

Term Duration

The Administrator shall hold office until members of the Board are appointed.

Remuneration

The Administrator shall be paid the remuneration and shall be reimbursed for the expenses that the Minister specifies.

Other Considerations

The Administrator may exercise the powers and shall perform the duties of the Board and of the president, where the office of the president is or becomes vacant, in accordance with the direction of the Minister.

Where an Administrator is appointed, a reference in this Act or the regulations to the Board or the president, where the office of president is vacant, shall be read as a reference to the Administrator.

Current Membership

Position Appointee Term Start Term Expiry Number of Terms Appointed By Nominating Authority
1. Public Administrator Denny Rodgers 2017-06-05 At Pleasure n/a Minister of Education, Culture and Employment

(Board details as of Aug 17, 2019)