The Board of Directors provides strategic leadership to the organization by committing to excellence in governance and supporting organizational health for optimum achievement of its goals and mandate. The nine-member volunteer board is comprised of a team of leaders with combined experiences in governance, accounting, HR, legal, business management, real estate and land-use planning, building systems technology, marketing, and housing and homelessness advocacy. All members have a personal passion for volunteering and for making a difference in the lives of individuals, families with children and senior citizens that reside in our communities.
We currently have a priority for an individual with a background in accounting and finances. Preference would be given to an individual with a professional designation in Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario (CPA Ontario) and/or Society of Certified Management Accountants of Canada.
Directors meet every two months for two to three hours and will have additional committee meetings as required. The meetings are conducted in-person at our main office located at 16 Kilbarron Road, Nepean. As the Secretary-Treasurer, you will participate on one or more of the following standing committees: Corporate Audit, Finance & Tender Governance and Human Resources. Board terms are a minimum of three years with an option to renew three times for a maximum of 12 years.