Race Matters in Leadership

Drawing from their own experiences, members of UBC’s Race & Leadership Standing Committee will discuss how race matters in leadership, individually and collectively.


  • Aftab Erfan, Director of Dialogue and Conflict Engagement


  • Minelle Mahtani– Senior Advisor to the Provost on Racialized Faculty
  • Sheryl Lightfoot– Senior Advisor to the President on Indigenous Affairs
  • Ian Cull– Associate Vice President, Students
  • Henry Yu – Associate Professor, History
  • Amal Alhuwayshil – President, UBC Students’ Union Okanagan

Rule Out Racism week is held in recognition of the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination on March 21.