Executive Nominations

November 19–28, 2014

It’s election time and we are asking all of you to submit your nominations for the executive positions no later than November 19, 2014.

If you would like to put your name forward, or nominate someone for a position, please send your nomination to Devin at dbonner@huntingtonsociety.ca

Elections will take place via email between November 19th and November 28th

The positions include:

President:

  • First point of contact with HSC National Office
  • Familiar with all YPAHD activities
  • Coordinates/moderates YPAHD meetings
  • Time commitment: moderate to heavy

Vice-President:

  • Familiar with all YPAHD activities
  • Coordinates/moderates YPAHD meetings
  • Time commitment: moderate to heavy

Secretary:

  • Takes minutes at YPAHD meetings
  • Has access to and helps maintain email list, along with President, VP, and HSC staff representative
  • Helps set meeting times and agendas
  • Time commitment: heavy during meetings, light at other times

Advocacy Director:

  • Comfortable speaking to individuals or groups about HD and YPAHD
  • Chapter contact for media relations
  • Helps coordinate speaking engagements across Canada (locating speakers, arranging engagements, etc)
  • Lead contact with HSC Youth Mentor Coordinator

Social Media Coordinator:

  • Maintains and develops YPAHD’s Facebook and Twitter accounts
  • Develops online memberships (followers)
  • Contacts and coordinates with like-minded groups
  • Helps to promote HSC/YPAHD activities
  • Work with website editor

Website Editor:

  • Maintains current content on YPAHD.ca
  • Helps to maintain email inquiries coming from the website
  • Promotes upcoming YPAHD activities
  • Works with social media coordinator

Executive positions not being voted on:

YPAHD Past President (Leah Skinner):

  • Assists/advises newly elected executive members as needed

YPAHD Board Spokesperson (Brynne Stainsby elected for 2 years):

  • Presents to the HSC Board twice annually
  • Presents YPAHD progress and future direction
  • Question and Answer opportunity between the Board and the YPAHD member
  • Reports back to YPAHD what was discussed