CSPM is accepting nominations now through Thursday, September 30 for four open positions on the Board of Directors. Self-nominations are acceptable. The open positions are:
- President Elect
- Eastern Director-at-Large
- Western Allied Health Director-at-Large
A nominee must be a CSPM member in good standing. The description of each position is listed below.
President Elect: If the president is absent or is unable or refuses to act, the president elect, shall, when present, preside at all meetings of the Board of Directors and of the members. The president elect shall have such other duties and powers as the board may specify. The president elect’s term of office shall be 2 (two) years. He/she will serve a term as president of the Society immediately following the term of president elect. A president elect may not serve for successive terms.
Treasurer: The treasurer shall ensure that sound financial records are kept, sound financial practices are in place, that appropriate financial reports are provided on a regular basis to the board and that necessary bank accounts for the Society’s funds are established; will be the primary contact with the office in the development of a budget for the board’s consideration; and shall submit a financial report to the membership of the Society for its review at the Society’s annual Members’ Meeting. The treasurer’s term of office shall be 2 (two) years, renewable once.
Eastern Director-at-Large: The Eastern director-at-large shall be a voting member originating from Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island or Nunavut. The Eastern director-at-large’s term shall be 2 (two) years, renewable once.
Western Allied Health Director-at-Large: The allied health director-at- large shall be a voting member who is a registered nurse, nurse practitioner, continence advisor, or physiotherapist residing in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, the Yukon or Northwest Territories. The Western allied health director-at-large’s term shall be 2 (two) years, renewable once.
Nomination Process & Application Deadline
Nominations may be submitted by any CSPM member in good standing, including the nominee themselves. Nominations must be received by Thursday, September 30, 2021.
- If you wish to nominate yourself for one of the above positions, please complete the Board Application Form here.
Voting will occur in November, with those elected taking office on January 1, 2022.