Expression of Interest

Call for Expressions of Interest
fmi*igf Board of Directors

The fmi*igf Board of Directors is comprised of members experienced in managing organizational growth, defining policies and dedicated to advancing the mission of fmi*igf. By serving on the fmi*igf Board, directors exercise an impact on the strategic direction of the organization.

The election of the Board of Directors for fmi*igf is overseen by the Governance and Nominating Committee (GNC). A nominating committee is enacted for creating a slate of candidates for election.

Elections are held at the annual AGM in November.

The fmi*igf Board of Directors is seeking expressions of interest for the following positions to be elected November 2020 for an 24 month term:

  • Eastern Regional Director
  • Western Regional Director

Note: The Eastern Regional Director shall be responsible for all chapters located in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador.

The Western Regional Director shall be responsible for all chapters located in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon and the Northwest Territories.

Members or non-members interested in being considered the positions listed above may do so.  To facilitate the expression of interest process, please use the attached form:

Click Here for Expression of Interest Form

Please send completed Expression of Interest Forms to Governance and Nominations Committee member Barbara Kelly at by 5PM (ET) of Friday, September 4, 2020.

The Governance & Nominations Committee will assess Expressions of Interest received by the deadline and present a slate of recommended candidates to the Board of Directors, and after Board approval will post for the consideration of members by September 21, 2020.

As per Section 7 of the fmi*igf bylaws, 7.4, the Board will consist of a minimum of six (6) and a maximum of ten (10) elected Directors. Terms are staggered to preserve management continuity.

More specifically, the Board shall consist of the following positions:

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Secretary / Treasurer
  • Governance Director
  • Eastern Regional Director
  • Central Regional Director
  • Western Regional Director

Click Here for the Board Election Process
Click here for Board Role Descriptions