Call for nominations

Call for nominations
Important

Applications for 2020 Election are now closed

April 6, 2020 update: the 2020 Board of Directors’ Election has been postponed and will run from May 11 to May 29, 2020. Vancity is holding a virtual AGM this year, on Monday, June 15, 2020.

Three director positions available

The Nominations and Election Committee invites nominations of eligible Vancity members to fill three director positions in the 2020 election. Each position is for a three-year term, commencing at the end of the Annual General Meeting on June 15, 2020.

Are you who we’re looking for?

We are seeking prospective candidates who have the attributes and experience set out in the list of “Desired Director Attributes and Experience” and those of particular focus for the Board this coming year. Details can be found in the Candidates’ Package posted on our website.

Directors may spend approximately 50 hours a month preparing for, and attending, meetings and strategic planning sessions, participating in director development, and attending community events. Meetings and events are scheduled during regular business hours, in evenings and on weekends. Before submitting your papers, carefully consider the required responsibilities and time commitment.

Next Steps

Interested members should download the Candidates’ Package from our website which, as referred to above, contains the relevant forms and guidance on how to complete them.

Important

Prospective candidates must be available between January 13 and 23, 2020 to attend an in-person interview with the Nominations and Election Committee at Vancity Centre, 183 Terminal Avenue, Vancouver.

Deadlines

Information Session for prospective candidates:

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Deadline for delivery of completed documents:

12 noon, Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Interviews with the Nominations and Election Committee will take place:

Between Monday, January 13 and Wednesday, January 23, 2020

Start of Election:

Monday, May 11, 2020

End of Election:

Friday, May 29, 2020


For further information, please contact the Governance Department at:

  • Vancity Centre, 183 Terminal Avenue, Vancouver BC V6A 4G2
  • Tel: 604.877.7595
  • Fax: 604.877.7993
  • Email: election@vancity.com
 

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