Participant Profile

Joanne Duklas

AVP, Enrolment Management and University Registrar, York University

MBA, Schulich School of Business
Honours BA

Joanne Duklas, York's University Registrar began her career in the land development industry. For more than two decades she has worked in the non-profit postsecondary sector. As a two time graduate of York, she holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Business Administration from the Schulich School of Business. Her external committee work includes being past vice president, president and now past president of the national registrarial association. Joanne held similar positions in the provincial association and also sits on advisory boards including a research advisory board focused on student success. Her career includes extensive exposure to strategic market planning in the local, national and international contexts as a result of increasing leadership roles at the University. Joanne's current position involves oversight of admissions, the registrar's office, student financial services and client services. These four teams have a staff of close to 200. Students with an interest in leadership positions in the business world and/or postsecondary sector would benefit from meeting Joanne. She also has an extensive background in systems development, governance, policy, logistics, organizational change and marketing and looks forward to meeting with students that are exploring similar passions.