After all, what’s an election without great candidates?

We are thrilled to announce the candidates for the 2021-2022 IGNITE Board of Directors Elections! These students are all eager to serve and represent you on IGNITE’s Board.  

So, without further ado, see who has entered the race to become your campus representatives!

North Campus candidates

  • Anthony Grguric
  • Elijah Ridder
  • Karani Puvanesan
  • Maksym Botte

Lakeshore Campus candidates

  • Alex Sein
  • Gabi Hentschke
  • Karly Heard
  • Koji Ahmad
  • Mohammad Sabbir Hossain
  • Noor Jamil
  • Shay Hamilton
  • Sierra Hayward

Guelph-Humber Campus candidates

  • Ana Sasic
  • Andy Do
  • Gabi Rana
  • Linda Garcia Contreras
  • Melany Palacios-Naranjo

These candidates will be campaigning all week long for your vote! And don’t worry, you’ll have a chance to learn more about the people behind the names with our upcoming Meet Your Candidates videos premiering later this week.

Hear the candidates’ answers to student-submitted questions, learn why they want to join IGNITE’s Board, and find out about how their skills will benefit this role! Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about your candidate hopefuls so you can make an informed decision when you cast your vote.

Don’t worry, you’ll also be able to view each candidate’s biography on our website, which will be updated as candidates submit their information. So, make sure to check back often.

And if you’re curious about the election process, we can help with that too!

And of course, don’t forget to vote. Voting will be taking place online all next week, starting on March 1, and instructions on how to cast your vote will be available on our website, social media and will be communicated to you via e-mail.

You may not have entered the race yourself, but your voice will still be heard when you cast your vote!

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If you don’t think your vote makes a difference, see how a single vote can change everything.

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