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Call for Nominations

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Call for Nominations

The call for nominations is now closed.

Are you an active Women in Nuclear Canada member looking to get more involved? Women in Nuclear Canada is currently seeking dedicated leaders within its membership to join the National Board for the following positions:

Please refer to role descriptions linked above for specific accountabilities. The length of term for the positions noted above will be two years. Successful candidates will start their term in October 2021 after the vote has been ratified at the Annual General Assembly (AGA).

Board members are required to participate in four board meetings per year as well as take on special projects throughout their term as required. The next two years will prove to be an exciting time as WiN Canada continues to grow its programs, services and impact on the nuclear industry. For more information about serving on the WiN Canada National Board of Directors, please contact canada-operations@womeninnuclear.org.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Be an active member of WiN Canada
  • Be endorsed by another active member of WiN Canada

How to Submit a Nomination

Before you fill out the below nomination form, ensure you have the following ready:

  1. Name and contact information of WiN Canada member endorsing your nomination.
  2. Resume
  3. Biography (less than 200 words)
  4. Headshot

The call for nominations is now closed.

Nomination Process

  • The nominations period will run from Tuesday May 11 – Tuesday May 25, 2021.
  • Once the nominations period closes (at midnight ET on Tuesday May 25, 2021), the nominees will be contacted by a member of the elections committee to schedule a mandatory orientation session between May 31 – June 9, 2021.
  • The nominees will subsequently be announced formally and there will be a two-week campaign period for members to learn about the candidates. During this period, current board members may not actively campaign on behalf of any nominee but should encourage members in their home chapters to participate in the voting process.
  • Candidates may not spend any money on campaigning.

Election Process

  • Elections will take place through a secure electronic voting platform determined by WiN Canada.
  • The Board of Directors will put forward a motion for the slate of nominees for the election.
  • Voting will take place from July 5 – July 18, 2021.
  • This will be formally ratified by the general membership at the Annual General Assembly (AGA) in October 2021.
  • Where only one nominee is put forward for a position, they will be acclaimed into the position at the AGA.