NWTRPA Board Nominations Now Open!

 July 17, 2017
Posted by ryoung
We are now accepting board nominations for President, Yellowknife Regional Director, Dehcho Regional Director, Beaufort/Delta Regional Director, and Director-at-Large.
The 2016 NWTRPA Board of Directors. L to R: Nathan McPherson, Jill Gilday, Cynthia White, Tim Van Dam, Tony Devlin, Caren Burke, Doreen Nitsiza, Mike Scott. (Photo: Tara Marchiori)

The 2016 NWTRPA Board of Directors. L to R: Nathan McPherson, Jill Gilday, Cynthia White, Tim Van Dam, Tony Devlin, Caren Burke, Doreen Nitsiza, Mike Scott. (Photo: Tara Marchiori)

The NWT Recreation and Parks Association AGM will take place at 12:00pm on Thursday September 28, 2017 at the Midnight Sun Centre in Inuvik.

We are now accepting nominations for the following Board positions that will be elected at the AGM:

  • President (1 year term)
  • Yellowknife Regional Director (2 year term)
  • Dehcho Regional Director (2 year term)
  • Beaufort / Delta Regional Director (2 year term)
  • Director-at-Large (2 year term)

To Submit a Nomination

Nominees must be NWTRPA members and must reside in the region that they are being nominated for. Please complete and sign the 2017 Board Nomination Form and return to:

Geoff Ray – NWTRPA Executive Director
gray@nwtrpa.org
(867) 669-8375

Download the Nomination Form

About the NWTRPA Board of Directors

The NWTRPA Board of Directors meet at a minimum six times per year including three face-to-face meetings (in various NWT communities) and three conference calls. Face-to-face meetings are typically two days in length while conference calls last up to two hours.

The NWTRPA Board of Directors has four main roles:

  1. Create and update the following types of policies:
    1. Ends Policies
    2. Board/ED Relationship Policies
    3. Parameters Policies
    4. Governance Policies
  2. Monitor that policies are being followed
  3. Complete tasks assigned to the Board in policy
  4. Report to the membership

For More Information
Please contact the following Board members for more information:

Tony Devlin – Director-at-Large (outgoing)
tdevlin@rogers.com

Nathan McPherson – Dehcho Regional Director (outgoing)
recreation@vofs.ca