Board of Directors: 2024 Call for Nominations 

Canadian Women & Sport is looking for dynamic and skilled leaders to join our Board of Directors. We are seeking nominations for individuals to fill three positions to be elected to our Board of Directors during our Annual General Meeting on September 25, 2024. 

As the leading voice and authority on gender equity and inclusion in sport for over 43 years, Canadian Women & Sport is leading the transformation of the Canadian sport system. From playground to podium to professional, our work in collaboration with sport leaders and organizations across the country is driving the creation of an equitable and inclusive sport system for girls and women.   

Board terms are for three years with a maximum of two consecutive terms. Those elected at the September 25, 2024 election will serve for three years to September 2027 as per the bylaws. 

Our board members play a critical role in fulfilling our mission by: 

  • Contributing to the development and oversight of the strategic plan, as well as decisions on emergent strategic and governance matters; 
  • Providing guidance and leadership to the CEO and staff as they implement the strategic and operational plans;  
  • Chairing and/or participating on committees such as the nominating, governance, DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion), and audit, finance, risk committees;  
  • Approving annual budget and audit reports;  
  • Contributing to the CEO annual evaluation;  
  • Representing Canadian Women & Sport to stakeholders and acting as an ambassador to the organization. 

Please review our eligibility requirements and complete our online application

The deadline to apply is July 21, 2024.