All graduate students at the University of Toronto studying in Forestry are members of the Forestry Graduate Students’ Association (FGSA).

The FGSA’s executive members are committed to ensuring that all forestry graduate students have a positive and enriching academic experience by hosting social and networking events, continuously collecting feedback from graduate students, and creating a platform for students to raise any and all questions and concerns they may have regarding their graduate experience.

2024 FGSA Executives

Elham (Ellie) Ashrafizadeh

Vice Chair/Public Relations
Oloun Polda

Nicholas Dewez

Equity & Diversity Commissioner
Niloofar Mehdipour

Research-Stream Representative
James Marcucci

Athletics Representative
Kennedy Korkola

For more information and updates about the FGSA, check out their website:

Or you may email the Executive Council at