Member Communication

The Member Communication Committee develops clear communication strategies that foster a sense of community, openness, and collegiality within the Association.

Core Mandate

  • To facilitate the communication of information between ACE-WIL and its members
  • To foster engagement and interaction among ACE-WIL members
  • To manage and to apply design standards across ACE-WIL communication media
  • To manage the ACE-WIL website

Meeting Dates

Meetings will be convened monthly using Google Hangouts. Additional smaller meetings with committee subgroups may be required.

Current Members

Committee Co-Chairs
Sanya Sivic (UBC)
Sara Sethna (SFU)

Diane Luszniak (UVic)
Vanessa Raber (UVic)
Jeanine Reemst (Camosun)

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What have we been working on?

Activities Report for 2017-2018
● Recruited new co-chairs and team members to committee
● Collected previous ACE member communication files
● Created training documents on Mailchimp and website for team
● Updated website, including: Board Member pages, added ACCE page and matrix, added BCIC testimonials on Employer page, and added previous awards winners on website
● Developed blog stories on Tech BC grant recipients
● Provided update on ACE activities to members through bi-monthly E-news
● Advertise job postings for members and announcements as they come in
● Reviewed all submissions to ACE job portal for accuracy and completeness

Top Priorities for 2018 – 2019
● Work with website development company to implement improvements to website
● Implement brand standards on website and other communication
● Training on website for team members
● Hire technical support for website maintenance and improvements
● Increase contributions to blogs from general members and employers
● Continue to create content for the following series: Success Stories, Co-op Wisdom Series, Where are they now?
● Develop content for general interest blog stories