Society newsCommittee appointments process: October 11 information session
The Society is committed to ensuring a transparent process in the selection of Committee appointments for the 2019-2021 term. At its September 21, 2018 meeting, Council approved the appointment of a subcommittee of the Governance & Nominating Committee to undertake the Committee appointments process. The subcommittee will include individuals from the Equity Committees, a member of the Governance & Nominating Committee, an Officer (past or current) of the Society and some members who are not currently involved with the Society’s work, so the subcommittee has as broad a perspective as possible.
To assist those interested in seeking appointment to a Committee, we are holding an information session on October 11 from 12 noon to 1:00 pm at the Society’s offices. Our goal for this is to provide information about the role of committees and the expectations and demands of serving on one. A review of the Call for Committee Expressions of Interest: 2019-2021 would be advantageous to anyone considering joining a committee.
Attendance may be in person or via teleconference by calling 1-866-862-7608 and entering the Conference ID “623 3560” followed by “#” when prompted.
For further information any member may feel free to contact the Society’s Officers, Governance & Nominating Chair or Executive Director by email or phone:
Frank DeMont QC, President 902 755-9200, firstname.lastname@example.org
Carrie Ricker, First Vice-President 902 414-2403, email@example.com
Julia Cornish QC, GNC Chair 902 466-2500, firstname.lastname@example.org
Tilly Pillay QC, Executive Director 902 422-1491, email@example.com
For any questions relating to the logistics of the Committee appointments process, please contact Julia Schabas, Governance Officer (firstname.lastname@example.org).