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Student Administrative Council

FSU Directors

Directors are elected to represent all full-time Fanshawe College students on the Student Administrative Council (S.A.C.) Board of the FSU. As Directors of the Board, they are responsible for defining the strategic goals to be implemented by the operations of the FSU. Directors are a major policy-making body of the FSU which allows students to voice their opinions and concerns in all areas of the FSU and College affairs.

Viraj Bongane

Viraj Bongane

I am deeply committed to fostering cultural diversity and harnessing technology to enhance student life. With a strong belief in the power of inclusivity and innovation, I aim to create an environment where every voice is heard and celebrated. By leveraging technology, I intend to streamline processes, improve communication, and empower students to thrive academically, socially, and professionally. Together, let's embark on a journey of growth and innovation, embracing our diverse community to build a brighter future for all. Go Falcons!

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Director, Board Chair

Kara D’Arcangelo

Hey Falcons!

My name is Kara D'Arcangelo and I am thrilled to be on the FSU Board of Directors for the 2024-2025 academic school year. As a Bachelor of Commerce (Management) student, I am eager to use my knowledge and experience to create a welcoming environment for all students and create positive change within Fanshawe. Additionally, I strive to make a great impact on our fellow students' lives and will act as a positive voice for all. During my term, I look forward to assisting the student community and address any questions or concerns that can enhance the overall student experience at Fanshawe.

Please feel free to say hi to me in the hallways or reach out with any questions.

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Farhan Malek

Hello Falcons!

I'm Farhan Malek, proudly representing our vibrant community on the FSU Board of Directors for 2024-2025. Coming from the vibrant culture of India, I'm currently immersed in the Technical Systems Analysis program.

Whether as a Class rep, Red Squad volunteer, or orientation leader, I've valued connecting with diverse students and understanding their needs. Now, as your advocate, I pledge to ensure that every feedback, suggestion, and concern reaches the office to make your college experience fulfilling and unforgettable.

Your concerns and feedback are my top priorities. If you see me around campus, please don't hesitate to reach out to me.

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Director, Board Secretary

Sanket Mehta

Hello Everyone!

My name is Sanket Mehta, and I am honored to be on the Board of Directors for this academic year of 2024-2025! As a Business Management student, I contribute more than 11 years of experience in Management, Finance, Sales, Marketing and Leadership Role. I am passionate about creating a positive impact on campus and providing students with a platform to voice their opinions and ideas in all areas of FSU and College Affairs. With my strong leadership skills and dedication to the student community, I will bring valuable insights and contribute to the development of policies and initiatives that benefit all Fanshawe College Students.

I am excited to get to know each one of you and collaborate to find workable solutions to ensure that you have the best possible time while attending Fanshawe College.

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Vraj Modi

Howdy, Falcons!

I'm Vraj Modi, currently pursuing Computer Programming and Analysis at Fanshawe London Downtown campus, and I'm honored to serve as a board director at our Fanshawe Student Union. I am deeply passionate about community engagement. Whether it's volunteering at local events, or connecting with fellow students, I believe in the power of community to drive positive change.

Throughout my term, I am committed to prioritizing your well-being, aspirations, and satisfaction. Let's work together to cultivate an environment of unity, progress, and empowerment. Your ideas and concerns are invaluable – don't hesitate to reach out. Here's to a remarkable and rewarding journey at Fanshawe!

Let's soar together, Falcons!

Drashti Patel

Drashti Patel

Hello everyone,

I'm Drashti Patel, and I am excited to serve on the F.S.U Board of Directors for 2024-2025. I am currently pursuing Business Management at Fanshawe.

As a director, I am dedicated to making a meaningful impact, collaborating with diverse individuals, and cultivating an inclusive campus community. My primary goal is to amplify your voices and ensure your concerns are heard.

If you see me on campus, please approach me! Let's connect, learn more about student life, and explore ways to enhance it together to build a stronger student community!

Saraswathy Sakthivel

Saraswathy Sakthivel

Hi there, Falcons!

I am Saraswathy Sakthivel, and I am pleased to be a part of your Board of Directors for the academic year 2024-2025! I have expertise in business analysis, and I’m excited to give what I know to help our student body. You have a lot to say, and I’m determined to make a difference by actively listening to your issues and suggestions for improving the student life experience. I sincerely think that through collaboration, we can develop ideas that will help our college and the community.

If you see me around campus, please say hi! I am eager to get to know each one of you and help bring forward issues and work on concrete solutions to enhance and improve your experience at Fanshawe College.

Ananya Soni

Ananya Soni

Greetings Falcons,

I'm Ananya Soni, thrilled to serve on the Board of Directors this academic year. Currently pursuing a postgraduate certificate in Business Management, I bring a fresh perspective and a keenness for learning. With refined analytical skills and insights into strategic decision-making, I'm committed to continuous improvement. My passion for organizational growth aligns closely with our mission. Eager to collaborate with fellow members, I offer enthusiasm and a proactive approach in achieving our objectives.

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