Elections

Elections 2020

Elections and the Annual Meeting 

Elections will take place during the Annual Meeting on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 1:00 – 3:00 pm (ET). The meeting will be held virtually via GoToWebinar.

Presidents of all member associations and member institutions of the Federation have been invited to attend the Annual Meeting by filling in the registration form.

Candidates

The Federation is now accepting nominations for two (2) positions on the Board of Directors. We welcome your nomination of qualified candidates for the position of "Director." The nomination period will close on Friday, March 6, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. (ET).

Please note that following a bylaw change approved by the Board of Directors on December 13, 2019, Federation Board Directors will now be elected at-large, without the designation of a specific policy responsibility.

Role of the Nominating Committee

The Federation’s Nominating Committee will meet following the close of nominations to consider candidates for these positions, and will put forward a slate for election. 

Voting at the Annual Meeting

Who can vote?

Presidents of all member associations and member institutions, as well as the Federation’s Board of Directors, are eligible to vote at the Annual Meeting.

Should a President of a specific member institution or member association not be available to attend, s/he has the option to designate a Member Representative, and this Member Representative must then fill out the Annual Meeting registration form.They may also cast their vote ahead of the meeting by using an Absentee Ballot.  The Annual Meeting information package including the Absentee Ballot details will be available in early April.

Questions?

Contact Lamis El-Zien at lelzein@ideas-idees.ca.