Contact us

For all general inquiries related to the Office of the President, please email and a team member will follow up.

Staff Directory (in alphabetical order)

Shelley Klatt
Senior Executive Coordinator


Shelley Klatt provides management and oversight of the president's and the chief strategy
officer’s schedules and briefing materials as well Shelley is also charged with supporting and
coordinating the President's Executive Committee - Strategic (PEC-S).

Contact Shelley for scheduling.

Andrea Porter
Communication Coordinator


Andrea Porter coordinates presidential communications. Working part-time, she is available to
respond to requests for the President’s signature, correspondence and messages.

Contact Andrea for presidential correspondence.

Bobbi Schiestel


Bobbi Schiestel is responsible for project and issues management, administrative leadership
and supervision of the Office of the President. Bobbi provides oversight of senior advisory and
administrative management services to both the office and the university.

Contact Bobbi for issues and HR/finance.

Sheila Stosky
Events and Project Specialist


Sheila Stosky manages all functions and events hosted by the president, and handles event
invitations on behalf of the president. Sheila also provides oversight and advice on protocol
when the president attends an event.

Contact Sheila for events and special projects.

Catherine Swindlehurst
Chief Strategy Officer


Catherine Swindlehurst provides direct consultation and advice to the president and other
members of the university's executive on issues, policies and decisions. Catherine takes a lead
role in identifying strategic linkages between institutional portfolios and developing long-term,
mission-based priorities for the president and the university.

Office of the President

2-24 South Academic Building
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta
Canada T6G 2G7

Telephone: 780-492-3212


How to find us

The Office of the President is located on the second floor of the South Academic Building (SAB). The South Academic Building is located between the Administration Building and the Dentistry/Pharmacy Building, across the street from St. Joseph's College, north of the 114th Street and 87th Avenue intersection.

Nearest parking areas to the South Academic Building are the Education parking lot (for short- and long-term stays), and the metered parking loop south of HUB Mall (for a maximum of two hours).