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Jan 13, 2016

Come Aboard our Award-Winning Chamber

We are currently accepting nominations for the 2016-2017 Kelowna Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors!

In a volunteer capacity, members of the Board of Directors of the Kelowna Chamber provide a leadership role in determining the long-term direction and policy decisions of the Chamber. They provide expertise to maintain a high standard of advocacy, services, programs and opportunities delivered by the Kelowna Chamber. Eight Director positions are available for the coming term. Five incumbent Directors are seeking election; additionally there are 3 vacant positions.

2016-2017 Incumbent Directors:

-Nikki Csek, Csek Creative incumbent .5 term

-Martine Hickman, BDC incumbent 1 term

-Jeff Robinson, Rush Ihas Hardwick incumbent 1 term

-Carmen Sparg, Total Interiors incumbent 2 terms

-Shelagh Turner, Canadian Mental Health Association incumbent .5 term

To be eligible to sit on the Board of Directors, members must be able to commit to a two-year term on the Board and must be a member in good standing for at least 30 days prior to the date of the close of nominations. Applicants require the written endorsement of two other Kelowna Chamber members.

If you are interested in serving on the boardplease click here for the application form. Applications must be received at the Kelowna Chamber office by 4:00 pm on Monday, February 8, 2016 at which point nominations will close. If additional applications are received exceeding the number of eligible positions, a ballot will be e-mailed to all voting members following the close of nominations for an electronic vote. For further information, contact Caroline Grover, CEO at 250-469-7356 or email caroline@kelownachamber.org.