Chad McNish, part of BU’s Class of 2011, has remained deeply connected with Brandon University and with the BU Alumni Association, since his graduation. He has be recognized with the Award for Exceptional Service in 2023 in recognition of exceptional service to Brandon University and the Alumni Association through a significant contribution of time and self.
McNish served on the Alumni Association Board the maximum of three consecutive three-year terms, starting in 2011 when he became an alumnus. During that time, he served as Vice-President, President, and Past-President, along with taking on responsibility for representing the alumni on other BU boards, including the BU Foundation and the BU Strategic Plan Advisory Committee.
A constant presence at alumni events, McNish continues to play an active role with the BUAA through the Brandon Alumni Chapter, which he has been a member of since its founding in 2016.