Kelly Harrington was appointed to the Board of Directors of UWCC in December 2012 on an interim basis to replace a vacancy. She is the Deputy Director of Political Action and Education for Service Employees International Union – West (SEIU-West). Her primary responsibilities include the development and implementation of internal training programs for elected union leadership, as well as engaging the membership in political and social justice campaigns. Kelly served on the Board of United Way Saskatoon & Area between 2002-2008. She has also served on the Allocations, Human Resources and Governance Committees, and she continues to serve on the United Way Labour Advisory Committee. In 2005, Kelly was presented the Commemorative Medal for the Centennial of Saskatchewan for her contributions to the community and the province. She was also awarded the Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for her community volunteerism and contribution.