With 51.9% of the vote, Risann Wright has secured the position of SSMU president for the upcoming academic year 2022-2023. Attached are some highlights from Wright’s victory speech:
Hello everyone/Bonjour, I am so incredibly grateful for the opportunity to represent you as the 2022-2023 President of the Students’ Society of McGill University. I’d like to express my heartfelt thanks to my family, friends, and to everyone who supported me. To my fellow candidates, thank you. You ran excellent campaigns and shared great ideas for making SSMU better. Congratulations to all of the elected executives, I look forward to working with you next year! To my fellow students, thank you for putting your faith in me. I look forward to working with all of you to advance the issues of importance to you. With the close of these elections, the work begins. Let’s Get SSMU right.
Other positions are Marco Pizarro, VP Finance (82.5%); Hassanatou Koulibaly, VP Student Life (61.1%); Kerry Yang, VP University Affairs (91.4%), Cat Williams, VP Internal; and Val Mansy, VP External.