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NBAD Board of Directors is Recruiting!

The NBAD Board of Directors is recruiting for President-Elect, Treasurer and Member at Large positions starting in May 2017.

This is a wonderful opportunity to become an active member of the Association and participate in the decisions and discussions related to the regulation and practice of Dietitians in New Brunswick.

Orientation to the Board of Directors is provided and all expenses required for travel to meetings will be covered. NBAD Board meetings occur either in-person or via teleconference 4-6 times/year, while also responding to Association issues as they arise by email or by teleconference meetings. 

As per NBAD Bylaws, an honorarium will be offered on a pro rata basis to the members of the NBAD Board of Directors at a rate of $50 per Board member per scheduled meeting. This will be conditional upon the following: attendance at the meeting; the meeting meets quorum. There is an imposed limit of $350 per Board member per fiscal year.

If you are interested in submitting your name for nomination of one of these three positions, please forward your resume to the NBAD Registrar (registrar@adnb-nbad.com), by Friday, April 7th, 2017. 

President-Elect

Term of Office: 2 years, automatic succession to President (2 years), followed by Past President (2 years)
Primary Responsibilities:
– Chairs Board of Directors, General and Annual meetings of the Association in the absence of the President;
– Ensures that Strategic Planning is done by the Association;
– Is an active member in Board discussions and decisions.

Treasurer

Term of Office: 2 years
Primary Responsibilities:
– Maintains the account books of the Association;
– Prepares a financial report for each Board, General and Annual meeting;
– Ensures Registrar and Administrative Assistant salaries are paid;
– Prepares the Operating Budget for the fiscal year;
– Is an active member in Board discussions and decisions.

Member at Large

Term of Office: 2 years
Primary Responsabilities:
– Acts as a liaison between the Board of Directors and the NBAD Quality Assurance Committee;
– Is an active member in Board discussions and decisions, bringing the representation of the members to the Board.