Annual General Meeting
Student Legal Assistance is a registered charity governed by a Board of Directors with the assistance of the SLA Student Executive, a standing committee of the Board.
SLA hosts its Annual General Meeting in November each year. The agenda includes important items for SLA’s continued successful operation such as:
- Approving SLA’s financial plan for the coming year
- Electing new members to the Board of Directors
- Discussing current issues and future plans for SLA
SLA’s 2017 AGM was held on November 2, 2017 at the Faculty of Law, University of Calgary. The 2017 Keynote Speaker was The Honourable Judge J.B. Hawkes (Provincial Court of Alberta. Judge Hawkes delivered a speech about his experience as a new Judge in Provincial Court thus far, particularly as it relates to SLA students appearing in Provincial Criminal Court.
If you have any questions regarding the AGM, please contact Michelle Christopher (Executive Director, Student Legal Assistance) or Kelsey Forbes (Student Director, Student Legal Assistance).