The Nominations Committee, a sub-committee of the Governance Committee is seeking nominations for (3) ACA Director (Board) positions that are up for election at the ACA Annual General Meeting in Toronto on Saturday June 8th, 2019.
Nominations are requested for the following positions:
- Vice President (2 year term)
- Secretary (2 year term)
- Director at Large 2 (2 year term)
The term of office for these positions is the 2020 and 2021 calendar years.
For this election, we will continue with the six-month shadowing period for Directors-Elect. During this period the Director-Elect will shadow the current office holder, participate in Board meetings or calls and attend an orientation and planning meeting in the fall to aid in an efficient transfer of duties.
Position descriptions, a pdf of the nomination form is available or individuals can nominate candidates using the form below. Other details are available online under the Board of Directors Nomination tab.
See also the ACA Nominations and Elections Policy here: http://archivists.ca/sites/default/files/Attachments/About_Us_attachments/Policies/approved_aca_nominat ions_elections_march_12_2016.pdf .
Directors must be individual members in good standing. Their nomination must be supported by five (5) ACA members. Those nominated must also provide a brief biography that will be made available to ACA members in advance of the AGM. The ACA welcomes more inclusive representation in the composition of its Board and Committees and encourages the nomination of all qualified individuals including women, members of racialized communities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.
Nominations and questions should be directed to Andrew Chernevych or Deirdre Bryden from the Governance's nominating committee at firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline for nominations is April 5th, 2019.
The ACA Bylaws provides for nominations from the floor at the Annual General Meeting on the 8th of June at the Chelsea Hotel. An online vote will take place following the AGM.
Please contact Nominations Committee Members with any questions you may have or the ACA Executive Director.
Andrew Chernevych and Deirdre Brown