Board Elections

Board Elections

Community Credit Union of Cumberland Colchester Limited is seeking qualified candidates to serve on our Board of Directors. Nominations close February 10th, 2023.

Nomination Package 2023

Eligibility for the Board

Any person who is a member of the Credit Union under Article 2 is eligible to be elected to the Board, but the following persons are disqualified from being a Director:

  • anyone who is not an individual;
  • anyone who is less than eighteen (18) years of age;
  • a person who has the status of an undischarged bankrupt;
  • anyone who is not a permanent resident of Canada;
  • a current employee of the Credit Union, or any immediate family member of an employee, or anyone who, in the past two (2) years, has been an employee, or is an immediate family member of a former employee of the Credit Union, Central or the Nova Scotia Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation,
  • an auditor of the Credit Union, or a partner or employee of the auditor's firm,
  • a solicitor of the Credit Union, or a partner or employee in the solicitors’ firm,
  • a person employed in the Civil Service whose official duties are concerned with the affairs of the Credit Union,
  • a member who is in arrears for more than 90 days under a debt obligation to the Credit Union,
  • a person who is in breach of any policy of the Credit Union,
  • a person who has not completed the director training requirements as set out in section 82(3) of the Act;
  • a person who fails to attend three consecutive Board meetings, without cause satisfactory to the other members of the Board, or fails to attend at least seventy-five percent (75%) of regular Board meetings plus the Annual General Meeting and Strategic Planning Session;
  • a person who is or becomes an employee, director, officer, or agent of an organization in a competitive business to the Credit Union; or
  • a person, or any immediate family member of such person, who is or becomes an employee, director, officer or agent of (i) another credit union (other than a director of Central) or their wholly owned subsidiaries; or (ii) an organization which has decision making authority with respect to products and services offered by the Credit Union; or
  • a person who is a member of the immediate family of a person who is a candidate or is an incumbent Director who would be on the Board at the same time as that person if the person is elected.

Positions available in 2023

In 2023, there are six (6) available director positions up for election.

We are seeking qualified and committed nominees to fill these seats and complement our Board.