Committees

Committees V2

The membership of Bus Riders of Saskatoon have organized the following committees to handle all those incredibly glamorous (but necessary) administrative tasks.

If you are interested in helping out one of the committees or just want to know more, contact us or introduce yourself to a committee member at our next meeting.

 

Steering Committee

Cameron McMillan, Mandy Yatong Chen, and Mairi Anderson

 

The Steering Committee serves as the executive body of Bus Riders of Saskatoon (BRS) between monthly meetings.

 

 

Internal Committee

Robert Clipperton, and Stephan Simon

 

The Internal Committee is responsible for coordinating or assigning roles for the following tasks:

  • Meeting arrangements – locale, facilitation, recording and distribution of minutes
  • Receipt and disbursement of funds
  • Record keeping
  • Receipt and response to correspondence
  • Policy development
  • Facilitation of internal communication between committees when needed

 

External Committee

Cameron  McMillan, Lila Wagner, Peter Gallen, and Mairi Anderson

 

The External Committee is responsible for coordinating or assigning roles for the following tasks:

  • Media representatives (including non-urgent/time sensitive media releases, television, radio and press interviews)
  • Maintaining community connections with other community organizations and with community members
  • Representing Bus Riders of Saskatoon at monthly meetings with management of Saskatoon Transit
  • Community actions

 

Online Committee

Rob Butz, and Stephan Simon

 

The Online Committee is responsible for coordinating or assigning roles for the following tasks:

  • Collecting and dispersing information through online means about Bus Riders of Saskatoon and Saskatoon’s Transit system, to educate bus riders and the citizens of Saskatoon, and advocate for better public transit in our city
  • Update website with news items regarding BRS and Saskatoon Transit
  • Update events page with upcoming BRS meetings, public transit related events, City Council and Standing Policy Committee on Transportation meetings
  • Post minutes after each general Bus Riders meeting
  • Post minutes after City of Saskatoon meetings, once minutes are approved
  • Add relevant and useful information to the resources page
  • Update other sections of the website as necessary
  • Review and approve blog posts