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Call for Nominations

Call for Nominations

Help determine the direction of CPS-ECP:
Join the Board of Directors

Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons (CPS-ECP) is accepting applications for Director positions from you the members of CPS-ECP, both men and woman.

Successful candidates will be nominated to the Board of Directors at the 2019 Annual General Meeting.

The role of a Director is to help manage or supervise the management of the activities and affairs of the Corporation (CPS-ECP), while assisting and determining the direction and operation of CPS-ECP. While many items must remain confidential, the Directors are expected to act in the ‘best interests’ of CPS-ECP and may find conflicts between these ‘best interests’, and the interests of their own Squadron or District.

The following is a list of experiences, skills and attributes, which contribute to being a successful CPS-ECP Director candidate. This is not an all-inclusive list and you should consider these before submitting an application for a Director’s position.

  • Ability to get along and collaborate with others
  • Ability to think independently, and not “follow the crowd”,
  • Evidence of administrative ability(within CPS-ECP or outside),
  • Commitment to CPS-ECP, and passion for the CPS-ECP Vision, Mission and Values,
  • Interest in avenues of Education, Membership, Marketing and Communication,
  • Enthusiasm, time available,
  • Leadership and participation at Squadron and District levels,
  • A thorough understanding of Squadron and District operations.

Candidates applying for nomination as a Director of CPS-ECP are requested to carefully read, complete and submit the following documentation:

  • Director’s Application Form,
  • A current resumé or curriculum vitae(C.V),
  • Skills Self-Assessment questionnaire,
  • A ‘Statement of Vision’ of your personal short and long-term future of CPS-ECP.
The above documents are posted here for download and are also available in hard copy from our National Office.

Applications must be submitted to the Chair of the Nominating Committee by:

March1st, 2019 at 1700 EST
electronically to:
or in hardcopy marked ‘Confidential’ to:
Chair of the Nominating Committee,
Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons,
26 Golden Gate Court,
Toronto ON, M1P 3A5