Shayla Breen

Program: Bachelor of Business Administration

Phone: (403) 440-6993



Shayla is your 2019/20 SAMRU President. Shayla is currently studying in the bachelor of Business, Human Resources program with a minor in Social Innovation.

Shayla spent the 2018/19 academic year serving as your Vice-President Student Affairs and is excited to continue her advocacy. Sexual violence policy, accessible mental health services, and transparency of the Old Library were all areas that Shayla advocated for in the previous year. Previous to Vice-President Student Affairs Shayla served on the Student Governing Board and was an active participant in the Peer-to-Peer Mental Health Educator Program. Outside of MRU Shayla enjoys spending time her horse Misty, watching Marvel movies, and riding in the Calgary Stampede Rodeo every summer. Shayla loves to meet new people so feel free to drop by her office anytime to say hi!

SAMRU Committees

  • Student Governing Board
  • Vice-President Academic Advisory Committee (VPAAC)
  • Agenda and Governance Committee
  • Accountability Committee

MRU Committees

  • Academic Affairs Committee
  • Board of Governors
  • Budget Advisory Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • General Faculties Council
  • MRU Coalition (MRFA, MRSA, SAMRU)
  • Student Centre Liaison Committee
  • Indigenous Strategic Plan Implementation and Monitoring Committee
  • Diversity and Meaningful Inclusion Framework Steering Committee

External Committees

  • Council of Alberta University Students (CAUS)
  • Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA)
  • Calgary Regional Post-Secondary Mental Health Coordinating Committee
  • Calgary Student Alliance (CSA)