Divisions Update

Nordiq Canada Board of Directors Call for Nominations

April 11, 2024

Nordiq Canada is seeking qualified, passionate, and committed individuals who are interested in joining the Board of Directors of Nordiq Canada. The election of two (2) male and two (2) female Independent Directors for a three-year term will take place at the Annual General Meeting on June 8, 2024. The gender requirement is found in article 55.a of the Nordiq Canada bylaws.

Nordiq Canada invites its members, the public, and other interested candidates who are passionate about our Purpose to get all Canadians on skis and more athletes on podiums to respond to the Call for Nominations, or to identify and encourage other qualified candidates to apply.

Specifically, we are looking for candidates with skills and experience in one or more of the following areas to help round out the capacity and capabilities of the Board:

  • Fundraising and business development to assist the CEO with attracting a broader range of supporters for the organization,
  • Financial management,
  • Strategic planning,
  • Human Resources.

Nordiq Canada is committed to building cross country skiing as a sport that reflects and embraces the diversity of Canada and supports a culture that is equitable, open, welcoming, and inclusive. Indigenous Peoples, members of racialized groups, persons of all sexual orientations and gender identities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

If you are interested in applying for a Board position, please submit your resume and a brief cover letter describing the skills, experiences, competencies, and interests that you feel you can contribute to the Board to . Your cover letter and resume will be included with the AGM Notice to Members.

Please submit your application no later than May 9, 2024. Once the nomination period has closed applicants will be contacted by the Nominations Committee for interviews. Details of the nomination, election process, and the definition of an Independent Director, are set out in Nordiq Canada’s by-laws.

Interested individuals should also be familiar with some particulars related to how the Nordiq Canada Board operates as a policy board by reviewing the following resources:

Thank you for your interest!