FPSE AGM, 2016. Photo courtesy of FPSE.
The LFA is local 14 of the Federation of Post-Secondary Educators of BC (FPSE). With 19 member locals, FPSE is a federation of independent unions representing over 10,000 faculty and staff at colleges and teaching universities across BC. FPSE offers services, advocacy, information and analysis about post-secondary education for its members and the general public. With a voting representative from every local, Presidents’ Council is FPSE's governing body between AGMs. The Executive Committee advises and supports the work of Presidents’ Council.
FPSE AGM and Convention
The Annual General Meeting and Convention is held annually in the second week of May, with several delgates from the LFA attending. The location varies within BC. For more information on AGMs past and present, see Reports from LFA delegates.
FPSE Standing Committees
FPSE Standing Committees meet at least twice a year in Vancouver, normally in the fall and spring, and may also participate in the Spring Conference held every February. For more information on committee activities,see Reports from LFA reps.
|FPSE Standing Committee||LFA Rep||Phone local|
|Bargaining Coordination||Alison Curtis||5465||[email protected]|
|Climate Action||Bradley Hughes||[email protected]|
|Contract Administration Review||Alison Curtis||5636||[email protected]|
|Decolonization, Reconciliation and Indigenization||Justin Wilson||5989||[email protected]|
|Disability Management & Rehabilitation||Tanya Lewis||5910||[email protected]|
|Human Rights & International Solidarity||--|
|Non-Regular Faculty||Niall Christie||5832||[email protected]|
|Pension Advisory||Bryan Brequet||pending||[email protected]|
|Professional & Scholarly Development||--|
|Women and Gender Equity||--|
|Workplace Health, Safety & Environment||Valerie Lloyd||5870||[email protected]|
FPSE Reports from LFA Reps
FPSE Standing Committee Reports
Reports from LFA reps serving on FPSE Standing Committees:
- 2021: Spring Decolonization, Indigenization and Reconciliation Committee (DRISC) Report
- 2020: Spring Reports ~~ Fall Reports
- 2019: Spring Reports ~~ Fall Reports
- 2018: Fall Reports
- See previous Standing Committee reports published in Faculty Affairs
FSPE AGM & Convention Reports
Reports from LFA delegates attending the AGM:
- June 18-19, 2020, Zoom
- May 13-16, 2019, Kelowna
- May 14-17, 2018, Whistler
- See previous AGM reports published in summer issues of Faculty Affairs