CAIRP Elections 2015

Dear Member,

As required by our bylaws and the Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, elections for CAIRP’s Board of Directors are scheduled to take place at the next Annual General Meeting (between 5:30 – 6:00 p.m. PDT on August 20, 2015 in the Frontenac Ball Room at the Fairmont Whistler, Whistler, BC).

On the recommendation of the Nominating Committee, CAIRP’s Board of Directors has approved the following slate of candidates for election to the 2015-2016 Board of Directors and is also proposing suggested candidates for the Executive Committee positions listed below, which will be appointed by the new Board at its first meeting.

Board of Directors Nominees
Name Nominated for the 
Position of
Proposed Executive
Committee Position
David Wood Director-at-Large Chair
Chantal Gingras Director-at-Large Vice-Chair
Michelle Pickett Director-at-Large Treasurer
Ian Schofield N/A Secretary
Vanessa Allen Alberta Representative Executive-at-Large
Jennifer McCracken BC Representative  
Joe Healey Manitoba Representative  
Karen Adler Ontario Representative  
Nathalie Brault Quebec Representative  
Jorden Sleeth CPA Canada Representative  
Linda Paul New Member Representative  
Steve Erwin Outside Director  

Members may also nominate other candidates for each of the open positions on the Board. Nominations must be accompanied by a signed copy of both the Nomination and Consent Form and the Conflict of Interest Declaration. Candidates must also submit a biography and personal statement, not exceeding 250 words. Please send the required documents to the attention of Baalqis Hassan by 5:00 p.m. EDT on June 26, 2015.

Baalqis Hassan
277 Wellington Street West Toronto, ON   M5V 3H2
Phone:   416-204-3439
Fax:       416-204-3410

Anyone who is nominated for election to the Board of Directors is strongly advised to be present for CAIRP’s AGM on August 20, as the first meeting of the new Board will take place immediately afterwards.

The following Board members are currently completing their terms and are not up for election.

Other Board Members Not Up for Election
Name Position
Philip Clarke New Brunswick Representative
Nancy Snedden Newfoundland and Labrador Representative
Rob Hunt Nova Scotia Representative
Sharon Hamilton Ontario Representative
Virginie Comtois Quebec Representative
Ian Schofield Saskatchewan Representative
Michael Bray Outside Director

For more information on the election procedure and to view the candidates’ bios, please click here.

Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals
277 Wellington Street West, Toronto, ON M5V 3H2
Phone 416.204.3242 | Fax 416.204.3410 |