Board of Governors
SAIT became a board-governed institute on April 1, 1982, and operates under the authority of the Post-Secondary Learning Act/Statutes of Alberta 2003 Chapter P-19.5 (effective as of March 18, 2004.) The institute delivers educational programs to provide a skilled, productive workforce for the economic development of Alberta and Canada. The Board of Governors includes:
- 10 public members
- 2 students
- 2 faculty
- 1 non-academic staff member
- SAIT's President and CEO
The Board is the permanent governing body of SAIT and makes and administers policy for the institute. The Board sets the mission for the institute in its pursuit of educational excellence, is accountable and responsible for the educational and financial governance of SAIT, and is responsive to the needs of the communities SAIT serves.
SAIT is under the administration of the following executive management team:
Dr. David Ross
16th President and CEO
Under Dr. Ross' leadership, SAIT has become Alberta's third-largest post-secondary institution. SAIT is known internationally for its action-based applied education, solution-focused research and enterprising collaborations with people and partners from around the globe.