We are seeking nominations of qualified candidates to represent our membership and run for election to our Board of Directors.
Our Board of Directors ensures the long-term success of the credit union. They help the credit union, and its group of companies, plan for the future and move toward established goals. We have reviewed our current board members, identified competencies that we need from new directors, and from this we have created a Desired Candidate Profile.
2021 Desired Candidate Competencies
Any member in good standing can seek nomination to the Board of Directors. Candidates should exhibit a commitment to co-operative values. For 2021, the Board of Directors is seeking candidates with skills, background, and experience in any of the following areas:
Financial Accounting & Audit
Seeking candidates with a strong financial background. Would include a qualified accounting background (CA, CGA, CMA, CPA) and those who have a strong understanding of the financial underpinnings of an organization – statements, etc.
Our subsidiaries offer other financial services such as financial planning and insurance. Knowledge of these market sectors with ability to comment and lead discussions regarding the different types of investment products and protection offered.
Exceptional knowledge of personal and commercial general insurance products and services.
Candidates who meet the Desired Candidate Profile and have a successful interview with our Nominations and Elections Committee will be identified as recommended to our membership in the election voting materials.
This year, there are four positions up for election, each for a three-year term. In 2021, four incumbents have indicated they plan to seek re-election.
If you would like to seek a seat on our Board of Directors, and are interested in finding out more information on the duties and time commitment required, please visit our website. The website will contain our Nominations and Elections Package as well as the forms you need to complete to become a candidate. The forms are fillable and can be submitted electronically.
If you have any questions, please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org