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Canadian Soccer Association Governance Updates

Canada Soccer looking for candidates to serve on the Nominations Committee

Posted on 13 July 2017

The Canadian Soccer Association (Canada Soccer) is seeking to recruit two (2) qualified candidates to serve as an independent member of the Nominations Committee of the Board of Directors. The individuals must be able to demonstrate that they have professional, personal or other contacts within the corporate, business, soccer, and/or other relevant communities that will strengthen the Canada Soccer Board as it performs its governance and stewardship functions.

It is preferred that candidates shall be resident in one of the following regions: Québec, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Nunavut, British Columbia, and Yukon.

An independent is defined as a person who at the time of his/her appointment to the Nominations Committee is not an officer, director or employee of Canada Soccer or of a Provincial/Territorial Association Member.

The Nominations Committee is composed of five members, including two Directors of Canada Soccer and three independents. Members of the Nominations Committee are not eligible to let their name stand for election or appointment to the Board during their term. The Nominations Committee’s terms of reference are included below.

Individuals who are interested in serving on the Nominations Committee are asked to forward their names, together with an updated résumé and references, to Mary Pellegrino, Executive Assistant, at mpellegrino@canadasoccer.com, by 9:00 am EST on Tuesay, 1 August 2017.

 

Canada Soccer looking for one (1) elected director from Ontario to serve on the Board of Directors commencing immediately

Posted on 13 July 2017

The current call for nominations is for the following Board position:

  • One (1) Elected Director (term ending in May 2020)
    • one (1) from Ontario

Details are available in the Call for Nominations document below. Please submit completed application by 16.00 ET / 13.00 PT on Tuesday, 8 August, 2017 by hard copy to Chair of the Canadian Soccer Association Nominations Committee, 237 Metcalfe Street, Ottawa, ON, K2P 1R2 or by email to nominations@canadasoccer.com.

 

Canada Soccer looking for candidates to serve on the Board of Directors starting May 2017

Posted on 23 February 2017

The current call for nominations is for the following Board positions:

  • One (1) President (three-year term)
  • Two (2) Elected Directors (three-year term)
    • one (1) from Manitoba/Saskatchewan/Nunavut and
    • one (1) from Ontario
  • Two (2) Independent Directors (three-year term)

An independent is defined as a person who at the time of his/her election to the Canada Soccer Board of Directors is not an officer, director or employee of Canada Soccer or of a Provincial/Territorial Association Member. The individual must be able to demonstrate that he/she has professional, personal or other contacts within the corporate, business, soccer, and/or other relevant communities that will strengthen the Canada Soccer Board as it performs its governance and stewardship functions.

Details are available in the Call for Nominations document below. Please submit completed application by 16.00 ET / 13.00 PT on Wednesday, 22 March, 2017 by hard copy to Chair of the Canadian Soccer Association Nominations Committee, 237 Metcalfe Street, Ottawa, ON, K2P 1R2 or by email to nominations@canadasoccer.com.

 

Canada Soccer looking for candidates to serve on the Board of Directors starting May 2016

Posted on 19 January 2016

The current call for nominations is for the following Board positions:

  • One (1) President (four-year term)
  • Two (2) Elected Directors (three-year term)
    • one (1) from Atlantic Canada and
    • one (1) from Alberta/Northwest Territories
  • Two (2) Independent Directors (three-year term)
  • One (1) Director (elected or independent) of the female gender

An independent is defined as a person who at the time of his/her election to the Nominations Committee is not an officer, director or employee of Canada Soccer or of a Provincial/Territorial Association Member. The individual must be able to demonstrate that he/she has professional, personal or other contacts within the corporate, business, soccer, and/or other relevant communities that will strengthen the Canada Soccer Board as it performs its governance and stewardship functions.

Details are available in the Call for Nominations document below. Please submit completed application by 18.00 ET / 15.00 PT on Friday, 11 March, 2015 by hard copy to Chair of the Canadian Soccer Association Nominations Committee, 237 Metcalfe Street, Ottawa, ON, K2P 1R2 or by email to nominations@canadasoccer.com.

 

Canada Soccer looking for candidates to serve on the Nominations Committee

Posted on 5 October 2015

The Canadian Soccer Association (Canada Soccer) is seeking to recruit one (1) qualified candidates for the position of independent member of the Nominations Committee of the Board of Directors. The individual must be able to demonstrate that he/she has professional, personal or other contacts within the corporate, business, soccer, and/or other relevant communities that will strengthen the Canada Soccer Board as it performs its governance and stewardship functions.

The individual must be domiciled in one of the following provinces/territories: Quebec, Alberta, Manitoba, Yukon, Northwest Territories, and Nunavut.

An independent is defined as a person who at the time of his/her appointment to the Nominations Committee is not an officer, director or employee of Canada Soccer or of a Provincial/Territorial Association Member.

The Nominations Committee is composed of five members, including two Directors of Canada Soccer and three independents. Members of the Nominations Committee are not eligible to let their name stand for election or appointment to the Board during their term. The Nominations Committee’s terms of reference are included below.

Individuals who are interested in serving on the Nominations Committee are asked to forward their names, together with an updated résumé and references, to Mary Pellegrino, Executive Assistant, at mpellegrino@canadasoccer.com, by Friday, 30 October 2015.

 

Canada Soccer looking for candidates to serve on the Board of Directors starting May 2015

Posted on 5 January 2015

The Nominations Committee of Canada Soccer's Board of Directors calls for individuals to submit names of candidates to serve on the Board commencing after the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Members.

Canada Soccer's Board of Directors consists of 14 Directors, including a President, Vice President, six elected Directors, and six appointed or independent Directors, selected by the Nominations Committee.

The Committee is seeking qualified candidates to play a role in the stewardship of an organization in transition to a new culture that reflects values such as engagement, transparency, accountability, and other attributes representing leading edge governance.

Qualified candidates will have the skill-sets, expertise and experience necessary to help create a new national vision of Canada Soccer's 2014 Strategic Plan - Leading a Soccer Nation, leading to a legacy of success on and off the playing field.

The current call for nominations is for the following Board positions:

  • Two Elected Directors (three-year term)
    • One from British Columbia / Yukon Territory
    • One from Quebec
  • Two Independent Directors (three-year term)

Details are available in the Call for Nominations document below. Please submit completed application by 18.00 ET / 15.00 PT on Friday, 13 March, 2015 by hard copy to Chair of the Canadian Soccer Association Nominations Committee, 237 Metcalfe Street, Ottawa, ON, K2P 1R2 or by email to nominations@canadasoccer.com.

 

Canada Soccer looking for candidates to serve on the Nominations Committee

Posted on 22 October 2014

The Canadian Soccer Association (Canada Soccer) is seeking to recruit two (2) qualified candidates for the position of independent member of the Nominations Committee of the Board of Directors. The individual must be able to demonstrate that he/she has professional, personal or other contacts within the corporate, business, soccer, and/or other relevant communities that will strengthen the Canada Soccer Board as it performs its governance and stewardship functions.

The individual must be domiciled in one of the following provinces/territories: British Columbia, Alberta, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador, Yukon, Northwest Territories, and Nunavut.

An independent is defined as a person who at the time of his/her appointment to the Nominations Committee is not an officer, director or employee of Canada Soccer or of a Provincial/Territorial Association Member.

The Nominations Committee is composed of five members, including two Directors of Canada Soccer and three independents. Members of the Nominations Committee are not eligible to let their name stand for election or appointment to the Board during their term. The Nominations Committee’s terms of reference are included below.

Individuals who are interested in serving on the Nominations Committee are asked to forward their names, together with an updated résumé and references, to Jennifer Purdy, Executive Assistant, at jpurdy@canadasoccer.com, by Friday, 14 November, 2014.

 

Canada Soccer looking for candidates to serve on the Nominations Committee

Posted on 25 September 2014

The Canadian Soccer Association (Canada Soccer) is seeking to recruit one (1) qualified candidate for the position of independent member of the Nominations Committee of the Board of Directors. The individual must be able to demonstrate that he/she has professional, personal or other contacts within the corporate, business, soccer, and/or other relevant communities that will strengthen the Canada Soccer Board as it performs its governance and stewardship functions.

The individual must be domiciled in one of the following provinces/territories: British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland and Labrador, Yukon, Northwest Territories, and Nunavut.

An independent is defined as a person who at the time of his/her appointment to the Nominations Committee is not an officer, director or employee of Canada Soccer or of a Provincial/Territorial Association Member.

The Nominations Committee is composed of five members, including two Directors of Canada Soccer and three independents. Members of the Nominations Committee are not eligible to let their name stand for election or appointment to the Board during their term. The Nominations Committee’s terms of reference are included below.

Individuals who are interested in serving on the Nominations Committee are asked to forward their names, together with an updated résumé and references, to Jennifer Purdy, Executive Assistant, at jpurdy@canadasoccer.com, by Friday, 17 October, 2014.

 

Canada Soccer looking for candidates to serve on the Board of Directors starting May 2014

Posted on 14 January 2014

The Nominations Committee of Canada Soccer's Board of Directors calls for individuals to submit names of candidates to serve on the Board commencing after the 2014 Annual General Meeting.

Canada Soccer's Board of Directors consists of 14 Directors, including a President, Vice President, six elected Directors, and six appointed or independent Directors.

The Committee is seeking qualified candidates to play a role in the stewardship of an organization in transition to a new culture that reflects values such as engagement, transparency, accountability, and other attributes representing leading edge governance.

Qualified candidates will have the skill-sets, expertise and experience necessary to help create a new national vision for soccer in Canada, leading to a legacy of success on and off the playing field.

The current call for nominations is for the following Board positions:

  • One Vice President (four-year term)
  • Two Elected Directors (three-year term)
  • One from Saskatchewan/Manitoba
  • One from Ontario
  • Two Appointed Directors (three-year term)
  • One representative from Professional Soccer

Details are available in the Call for Nominations document below. Please submit completed application by 18.00 ET / 15.00 PT on Friday, 14 March, 2014 by hard copy to Chair of the Canadian Soccer Association Nominations Committee, 237 Metcalfe Street, Ottawa, ON, K2P 1R2 or by email to nominations@canadasoccer.com.

 

Position on Canadian Soccer Association Nominations Committee to fill

Posted on 4 October 2013

The Canadian Soccer Association is seeking to recruit one (1) qualified candidate for the position of independent member of the Nominations Committee of the Board of Directors. The individual must be able to demonstrate that he/she has professional, personal or other contacts within the corporate, business, soccer, and/or other relevant communities that will strengthen the Canada Soccer Board as it performs its governance and stewardship functions.

Individuals who are interested in serving on the Nominations Committee are asked to forward their names, together with an updated résumé and references, to Jennifer Purdy, Executive Assistant, at jpurdy@canadasoccer.com, by Friday 25 October 2013.

 

Canadian Soccer Association Announces Call For Nominations for the Board of Directors

Posted on 8 January 2013

The Nominations Committee of the Canadian Soccer Association calls for individuals to submit names of candidates to serve on the Board commencing May 2013. Please click on the Call For Nominations file below for further details. The current call for nominations is for one Vice President, two Elected Directors and three Appointed Directors. To lodge your application, an appropriate application form below must be fully completed and sent to the Chair of the Nominations Committee at nominations@soccercan.ca by the application deadline indicated.

 

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