The Atlantic Association of Registrars and Admissions Officers



Our Mandate

AARAO executive is currently working with an outside agent to review the current constitution. The draft copy of this will be made available at the AGM on June 16, 2021. An updated mandate will be made available at this time. 

Executive Committee


Bethany Saunders*

Assistant Registrar, Recruitment & Admissions
Dalhousie University
☏ 902-494-6291
*accepting applications for President, please email [email protected] to express interest


Jocelyn Ollerhead*

Manager, Student Services
Nova Scotia Community College
☏ 902-694-0254
*accepting applications for Treasurer, please email [email protected] to express interest


Kristen Sutherland

Associate Registrar and Director, Student Recruitment and Undergraduate Admissions
☏ 902-219-3140



Please email [email protected] to express interest

Communications Officer

Ashley Buckle

Manager of Student Recruitment                         College of the North Atlantic
☏ 709-283-3707 

Atlantic Representative to ARUCC

Darcy McCardle

Associate Registrar
University of Prince Edward Island
☏ 902-566-0634

Recruitment Outreach and Planning Committee (ROPC) Chair

Amanda Boone

Manager, Domestic Recruitment and Marketing                                                               St. Mary’s University
☏ 902-491-6546