The Resident Doctors of BC Board of Directors is elected from within the membership and is comprised of the President, Immediate Past President, Director of Finance and Operations, Director of Resident Affairs and Wellness, and Director of External and Labour Relations, and nine (9) Directors. Two (2) of the Directors will be from geographically distributed sites (any site outside of the Lower Mainland, which includes West Vancouver, North Vancouver, Vancouver, Burnaby, Richmond, Delta, Surrey, White Rock, Langley, Coquitlam, New Westminster, Port Moody, Port Coquitlam, Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge, Mission, Abbotsford, and Chilliwack). Each Director of the Board of Directors is elected for a period of one (1) year, with the option to renew for an additional year. The additional year will be based on adherence to the code of conduct and conflict of interest policy.
The role of Immediate Past President is filled by the outgoing President, while the remaining thirteen (13) positions are determined by election. As several elected Directors have renewed their term for an additional year, seven (7) positions are currently open and will be determined by the 2020-2021 election. All successful candidates are elected as Directors until the first Board Meeting. At that time, the Board will vote amongst themselves to fill the remaining Executive positions (President, Director of Finance and Operations, Directors of Resident Affairs and Wellness, and Director of External and Labour Relations).
To successfully submit your candidacy for the 2020 – 2021 Board of Directors Election, please ensure that you complete this form by 12:00 pm PDT on July 24, 2020. Forms will be accepted online or by email (firstname.lastname@example.org). If you do not receive confirmation within 1 business day that your nomination was received, please contact Resident Doctors of BC.
Please note: All Board members are expected to attend the virtual Annual General Meeting and first Board Meeting on August 26, 2020, and the Board Training Session and Board Handover Dinner on subsequent dates (TBA due to uncertainties regarding COVID gathering rules). You are entitled to protected time to attend to Resident Doctors of BC business, and we will do everything we can to assist you if you need to adjust your schedule to attend.