Sandra Azocar has been an advocate for a fair and equal society for more than 30 years in Alberta. Her past experience includes working as a child protection worker, and volunteer work within the Chilean community as well as the labour movement. She has served in many positions in the Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE) including Vice-President from 2007-2012. Sandra had also served on the Board of Directors of Friends of Medicare for 6 years prior to becoming the Executive Director in 2012.
Communications and Administration
Board of Directors
Friends of Medicare is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of both elected and appointed members. Up to fifteen members may be elected by the membership, of which a maximum seven can be organizations. Each chapter is also able to appoint one representative to the Board of Directors.
|Karen Kuprys||Bruce Macdonald||Karen Werlin||Judy Lederer|
|Alberta Federation of Labour|
|Leanne Alfaro||Marg Brown||Elissa Corsi||Bonnie Gostola|
|Health Sciences Association of Alberta||Alberta College of Social Workers||Alberta Teachers' Association||Alberta Union of Provincial Employees|
|Nic Juric||Heather Smith||Bev Muendel-Atherstone||Alison Van Dyke|
|Seniors' Action and Liaison Team||United Nurses of Alberta||Lethbridge Chapter Chair||Palliser Chapter Chair|
|Alex Shevalier||Linda Cook||Jocelyn Johnson||Greg Mady|
|Calgary Chapter Chair|
|Farris Sobhani||Trevor Zimmerman|