Vision Statement

We are recognized as the premier organization at UBC for developing leaders, with a steadfast commitment to lifelong pride and involvement.

Mission Statement

We are sorority women at the University of British Columbia. We work together to support and develop visionary leaders who achieve excellence in all aspects of life; with a focus on service, leadership, scholarship and social involvement. We accomplish this through sustainable growth, collaboration with the community, and the realization of the values and ideals of our international organizations.

Executives

Kennedy Gagnon President

Kennedy is in her third year at UBC and is pursuing a dual degree with a Masters in Management from the Sauder School of Business, and a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Sociology. She is honoured to be this year's Panhellenic Council President and is excited by the opportunity to contribute to an organization that has given so much to her; she has gained life long friendships, and numerous opportunities and connections from her experience in UBC Sororities thus far, and is thrilled to be working alongside such inspiring women. In her spare time, Kennedy can be found exploring Vancouver, hanging out with her friends, and scrolling through Pinterest.

Paige Furlan Vice President

Paige is in her second year at UBC pursuing her degree in Philosophy and Political Science. Upon graduation, she aspires to attend law school. Paige is thankful for UBC Sororities as the organization provides her with a motivating and supportive community of like-minded women. She is honoured to be serving as Vice President of Panhellenic Council 2018 and is looking very forward to working with the lovely and intelligent group of women who accompany her on council. In her spare time, you can find Paige exploring Vancouver and playing with her puppy Arthur. 

Haruka Higo Vice President Recruitment

Haruka is in her third year studying Psychology at UBC and is our current Vice President Recruitment. Since joining a sorority, she has been given many amazing opportunities to find out about herself by stepping out of her comfort zone and trying something new. She values the lasting friendships she has made and is thankful for the support that she has received from the women that she has met throughout her time in UBC Sororities. 

In her free time she enjoys travelling, hiking, and Skyping with her family back home in Japan.

Patricia Li Vice President Finance

Amanda Lee Vice President Marketing

Amanda is in her fourth year at UBC pursuing Interdisciplinary Studies with focuses on Creative Arts and Social Sciences. This is her second year in UBC Sororities and she is excited to be Panhellenic Council's Vice President Marketing this year. She never imagined that she would get this opportunity to work alongside such humble and ambitious women. As a soon-to-be graduate, she is glad that she made her time at UBC worthwhile by joining UBC Sororities to encourage her growth as a leader and a loyal sister. Looking back at her undergraduate studies, she will be proud to share stories of valuable experience and unforgettable friendships. You can find her at a local dog park, eating donuts or dancing around campus at any given time.

Cristina Ilnitchi Vice President Programming

Cristina is in her third year at UBC and is hoping to major in International Relations. She is this year's Vice President Programming and she is so excited about the many leadership opportunities available, namely being a part of Panhellenic Council. She loves the supportive community in UBC Sororities and is looking forward to spending her year surrounded by ambitious women who encourage and challenge her. Cristina loves to travel and try new cuisines but when she's at school you can find her enjoying a cup of a coffee and a novel.

Officers

Mattea Tsang Director of Events

Tiana Vincent Director of Operations

Tiana is studying arts in her second year at UBC and is now our Director of Operations. Since joining a sorority, she has been able to break out of her shell and been motivated to become a more well-rounded person. She loves the emphasis that UBC Sororities puts on valuing scholarship, diversity and sisterhood as well as the encouragement to be the best version of yourself. She is a self-proclaimed art history nerd and adores anything from the Renaissance period.

Miselta Ihekwoaba Director of Membership

Miselta is in her second year studying Kinesiology at UBC and is this year’s Director of Membership. Being in a sorority has presented a once in a lifetime opportunity to bond and grow with such a large group of women that are as motivated as she is. Since going through the recruitment process exactly a year ago, she has found herself involved in things she never would have imagined. Serving on the Panhellenic Council, especially, was one of the most spontaneous decisions she has ever made, but she is already extremely grateful to be working alongside such an inspiring group of women. Her passion for sports medicine leaves her watching a lot of sports when she’s not busy with schoolwork. She is also still a huge tourist to Vancouver and loves exploring the city.

Skylar Zakarin Director of Recruitment Counselors

Skylar is a second-year student at UBC, pursuing a major in Political Sciences and a minor in Anthropology. She is currently serving as the Director of Recruitment Counselors. Being in a sorority has helped her grow as a leader and a woman- she enjoys working with passionate, driven people and loves that UBC Sororities not only brought her friends within her own affiliation, but also within the Panhellenic community as a whole. In her free time, she loves watching films, dancing, travelling, and making people laugh. 

Madison Woodson Director of Internal Communications

Micah Hall Director of Digital Media

Micah is in her second year at UBC, and is majoring in Kinesiology, with a minor in psychology. This is Micah’s second year in a sorority and she’s thankful for the Greek community; which has brought her endless support, friendships, and a caring place to always call home. Micah is excited to work as the Director of Digital Marketing with such an inspiring, dedicated, passionate and hard-working group of young women. She can’t wait to see what this year has in store for her and UBC Sororities! In her free time, Micah enjoys yoga, travelling, climbing mountains, skiing, and spending time with her friends. 

Maddy Chang Director of Financial Operations

Maddy is a second-year student, majoring in Film Production at UBC. Upon graduation, she is wanting to pursue a Masters in Management. This is her first year being in UBC Sororities and she can’t wait to serve on the Panhellenic Council as Director of Financial Operations. Having only been a part of this organization for a few months, she has already had new opportunities for friendship, philanthropy, and leadership. She's excited to work alongside such an amazing and driven group of women this year. In her free time, Maddy can be found running in the trails, filming her latest ideas and spending time with her friends and family.

Maya Haimsohn Director of Community Engagement

Maya is a second-year UBC student pursuing a double major in Sociology and Psychology. Since joining a sorority in her first year, Maya has been overwhelmed with love and support, as well as inspired and pushed to become the best version of herself. She is now our Director of Community Engagement and could not be more excited for the year to come! When she's not attending class or spending time with her friends, Maya enjoys concerts, road trips, a good book, and great food.

Chapter Delegates

Alpha Delta Pi: Caelin Palmer
Alpha Gamma Delta: Cleo Tracey
Alpha Omicron Pi: Jenny Thasuay
Alpha Phi: Alexa Atherly
Delta Gamma: Vanessa Morton
Gamma Phi Beta: Lara Bourgeois
Kappa Alpha Theta: Ralitsa Harding
Kappa Kappa Gamma: Mackenzie Ramsell