Elections and the Annual Meeting 

Elections took place during this year’s virtual Annual Meeting which was held on Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at 1:00 – 3:00pm (E.T). Board Elections took place during the Annual Meeting and you can find a list of the newly elected Board Members here.

Role of the Governance and Nominating Committee

The Federation’s Governance and Nominating Committee meets following the close of nominations to consider candidates for all vacant positions and puts forward a slate for election at the Annual Meeting.

The 2020-2021 Governance and Nominating Committee members are:

Mike DeGagné (Chair)

Patrizia Albanese

Yolande Chan

Annie Pilote

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.They may also cast their vote ahead of the meeting by using an Absentee Ballot.

Election Rules and Procedures


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