CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
RAIC Board of Directors
Regional Director for Manitoba, Regional Director for Ontario Southwest and Director Representing Interns and Intern Architects.
Members are invited to nominate candidates to stand for election for the positions of Regional Director for Manitoba, Regional Director for Ontario Southwest and for Director Representing Interns and Intern Architects. The term of office for each Director is three years, beginning July 1, 2023.
An individual is elected as a Director to represent the interests of the membership and advance the RAIC’s mandate. The responsibilities of Directors include attending RAIC Board meetings, advancing and committing to the RAIC mission, vision and values and setting the Institute’s direction and priorities.
The RAIC Board of Directors is accountable to its members to follow federal, provincial, municipal laws and regulations and the Institute’s By-Laws.
- Only full RAIC members in good standing are eligible to nominate and be nominated.
- Candidates must be residents of the region in which they are nominated or be members of the group being represented.
- Each candidate is required to be nominated by five members who are full RAIC members in good standing and reside in the region of the nomination or are members of the group being represented.
Deadline: February 23, 2023, 8:00 p.m. (ET)
The completed nomination form must be accompanied by a narrative statement of up to 300 words from the candidate outlining the candidate’s background and reasons for standing for nomination. It must include a high-resolution headshot. These materials will be sent to voting members as part of the election process. They should be emailed to email@example.com no later than 8:00 p.m. (ET) on February 23, 2023.
Election ballots, including a list of all candidates with their statements and photographs, will be emailed to members after the deadline for nominations has passed.
- The new director’s first RAIC Board of Directors meeting will be in October 2023.
The RAIC is committed to equity and inclusion and encourages anyone interested in the position to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, or age.
A reminder to renew your membership for 2023
If you would like to participate in the 2023 RAIC Election as a candidate or nominator but have not yet renewed your membership, you can renew online quickly and easily with a credit card or select the cheque option to be emailed an invoice.
You can also renew by phone at 1-844-856-RAIC (7242) ext 2000.