Go By Bike BC Board Members Sought!
Join an exciting, growing organisation!
Go By Bike BC Society is looking for enthusiastic volunteer board members to join our existing committed and dynamic board team.
This is a great time to join the movement to encourage more people to experience the joy of choosing a bike for their everyday transportation.
We are in a period of growth and looking forward to a bright future-with your help!
We are looking for a variety of skills, and interests and representation from throughout the province, including:
- enthusiasm, a collaborative personality
- Some experience with a not for profit board or committee orability to rapidly learn
- Organizing or participating in local bike to work & school, and go by bike week events
- Finance- Treasurer position open-accounting designation an asset but not required
- Sponsorship and revenue development
- Governance-board development and succession planning
- Human Resources and organisational development
- Community outreach/marketing
- Government relations/contacts
Time commitment: about 5 hours per month, 7-9 meetings via teleconference a year (including one face to face meeting planning meeting in Vancouver with travel expenses paid). One year terms.
For more information please contact Executive Director Penny Noble at firstname.lastname@example.org by Nov 17 at the latest!
2018/2019 Board Members:
President: Taylor Bachrach, Mayor of Smithers, Smithers
Past President: Orlando Schmidt, Ministry of Agriculture, Abbotsford
Treasurer: Jade Chan, Richmond, Metro Vancouver Representative
Directors at Large:
Andrea MacIntosh, GreenStep Sustainability, Central Okanagan Representative
Darren Douglas, Province of BC, Greater Victoria Representative
Erin LaRocque, Vancity Environmental Sustainability, Metro Vancouver Representative
Josie Osborne, Mayor of City of Tofino, Vancouver Island/Tofino Representative
Robert Dodds, Primal Communications, Vancouver Island/Nanaimo Representative
Wendy Majeweski, City of Vernon, North Okanagan Regional Representative
Stephen Pilcher, Robotics/Cycling Coach, Vancouver Island Representative
Maureen Gillis, Lawyer, Metro Vancouver Representative
Dewi Evans, Community Events Coordinator, City of Kamloops, Okanagan Representative
Honorary Lifetime Board Member:
Arno Schortinghuis, Past President, BC Cycling Coalition
About the GoByBike BC Society Board of Directors
The GoByBike BC Society’s volunteer Board of Directors is a governance/policy board. In addition to setting policies and approving the annual budget, the Board sets short and long-term goals for the Society, and guides the Society’s programs and services.
If you are interested in learning about opportunities to volunteer with the Board of Directors, or opportunities to sit on a working committee, please contact Terri-Lynn Gifford, Provincial Program Manager, at email@example.com.