Saint Mary’s University Students’ Association
Bryn de Chastelain is the Vice President Academic and Advocacy for the Saint Mary’s University Students’ Association (SMUSA). He is a third-year Bachelor of Arts student with a double major in Political Science and Economics, with a minor in Peace and Conflict Studies. He has been heavily involved in Model UN programs and has advocated extensively for mental health and sexual violence resources on his campus. This is his first year in student politics and he is excited to interact with students across the country and advocate for their interests.
As Director-at-Large, Policy, Bryn is keen to pursue new policy initiatives while simultaneously ensuring that all of CASA’s policies are relevant and updated. He is committed to advocating for accessible and quality post-secondary education through focuses in work-integrated learning, financial aid, and resources for under-represented student populations. He is interested in amplifying the student voice and is dedicated to raising concerns to relevant stakeholders. Bryn looks forward to engaging CASA’s membership to create policy initiatives that are representative of students and student issues across the country.