The Over the Edge Newspaper Society is headed by a Board of Directors. The Board is responsible for the hiring of leaders within the office of the newspaper. The Board votes on all major decisions regarding the business. For more information regarding the Board of Directors, or to submit an application to join the Board, please contact the Chair at


Meet the 2014-2015 Board of Directors!


David ClarksonDavid Clarkson | Chairperson

David, a Health Sciences student, is in his second year on the Board of Directors. He has extensive experience through his roles within the Capilano Students’ Union, where he acted as President for one year and acted as University Relations Officer for two. In his time at Capilano University, he also acted as a member on the Board of Governors and on the Senate. He was active on the well-known “Where’s the Funding?!” campaign from 2010 to 2013, and brings this experience to the Over the Edge Newspaper Society.



Matt WoodMatt Wood | Board Member

Matt, the Communications and Media Relations Manager for UNBC, has extensive experience in editorial roles at newspapers in Ontario and BC. In addition to his role on the Over the Edge Board of Directors, Matt is the Past-President of the Northern Lights chapter of the Canadian Public Relations Society, a 2015 Canada Winter Games media relations volunteer, and a member of the Prince George Symphony Orchestra.