Canadian Tamil Youth Alliance Annual General Meeting [Recap]

CTYALOGOOn Sunday December 7th, 2014, Canadian Tamil Youth Alliance (CTYA) held its fifth Annual General Meeting.

The meeting was initiated with a moment of silence, followed by elections for Council directors and Executives. Each nominee presented a speech to articulate why they should be elected for the position they were running for. The Chief Returning Officer supervised the election process.

The events that took place during 2013-2014 by CTYA were reviewed, and the accomplishments for each of the five councils were then presented and discussed. Following that, upcoming events for this year were also looked at.

CTYA’s vision is to empower Canadian Tamil Youth to become outstanding leaders and citizens in our society. With much accomplishments and experience already under its belt, CTYA is on its way to greater success.

Newly Elected Council Directors for 2015:

Arts and Culture Council

Apeeram Balasingam

Nevetha Yogarajah

Athletics Council

Kishon Jivarajah

Education and Career Development Council

Arrenan Ratnaveluppillai

Vice President- Finance

Thivya Shanthakumar

Vice President- Membership

Ramesh Kanagalingam

Vice President-Events

Cajaani Velautham

Vice President- Communications

Senthoori Sivagurunathan


Chenthuran Ganesharajah


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