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Call for BCSEA Board Director Nominees

Do you have ideas about how to lead the BCSEA at this exciting time of global energy transition? Do you want to help us educate and inform the public and decision makers?

The BCSEA is seeking nominations for

Each nominee must have been a BCSEA member in good standing for a minimum of 3 months, be passionate about BCSEA's mission and ready to help transition BC to a sustainable energy future. Candidates must also be able to commit to monthly meetings and provide initiative oversight. Candidates are encouraged to attend the AGM, in person or by conference call and review the BCSEA's financial and foundational documents.

Desirable Qualities

Candidates with experience with the following would make great contributions to the BCSEA's Board:

  • Sustainable energy, sustainable transportation, and/or energy efficiency
  • Policy
  • Leadership
  • Fundraising
  • Running a charity
  • Communications, public relations, or marketing
  • Building membership
  • Attracting donors
  • Building partnerships
  • Strategic financial planning

Expectations of Board Members

Promote BCSESA to your network of influencers
Be an ambassador of the BCSEA
Encourage others to become active members
Share your expertise
Participate in monthly Board telephone calls
Read materials in advance of meetings and be prepared to participate
Assume an executive position or oversee an initiative

How to Apply?

Send the following to bcsea.admin@bcsea.org with a subject line that begins “Board Nomination.”

  1. Submit nomination letters by a minimum of two members in good standing
  2. Submit a short bio
  3. Submit a headshot
  4. Submit a paragraph highlighting relevant experience and what you plan to contribute, describing your interest in serving, and what you plan to contribute

The election date will be announced at the AGM, which is schedule to take place:

Saturday, November 17 at 2:00pm

The Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver, V6Z 2W3

More information about the AGM are available here: BCSEA Annual General Meeting