2024-25 Student Representative on the Mohawk College Board of Governors

Each year, a Student Governor is elected or appointed to sit on the Mohawk College Board of Governors. The role of the Student Governor is to represent the voice and interests of all Mohawk College students at the Mohawk College Board of Governor meetings. The Student Governor also provides input on the college’s strategic direction and goals, assists in monitoring college operations and performance, and assists in assessing college projects and proposals.

This year, there was one successful candidate who applied to become the Student Governor on the 2024/2025 Board of Governors. After a thorough review of their application, the candidate was appointed to the position. We are pleased to announce that your Student Governor for 2024/2025 is Claudia Novelo Fragoso. Claudia’s bio is below.

Claudia Novelo Fragoso

My name is Claudia Novelo Fragoso, and I am excited to join the Board of Governors at Mohawk College as an older and international student, driven by a profound belief in amplifying student voices and affecting positive change within our community. My leadership style, characterized by effective communication, empathy and collaboration, will be instrumental in advocating for policies that prioritize the well-being and success of all students. As an international student and a seasoned member of the college community, I offer a diverse perspective rooted in cultural understanding and a deep appreciation for the student journey. I am committed to fostering an inclusive environment where every voice is valued, and I am dedicated to working tirelessly to ensure that Mohawk College remains a place where students flourish academically, socially and personally.