BOARD OF DIRECTORS

METRO VANCOUVER ZERO EMISSION INNOVATION CENTRE – BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Centre is now seeking dynamic visionaries to form our inaugural Board to help with the organizational start-up, provide leadership to the organization, and imminently recruit a multi-facetted Executive Director. The Start-up Team is looking for leaders with passion for urban climate action and an appreciation of equity, affordability, prosperity and environmental sustainability. The board will provide governance, oversight and direction to this vital new organization, as well as cultivate secure relationships and opportunities for leveraging the endowment.

We are looking for an eclectic mix of visionary directors with deep experience in boards, community emissions, impact investment and/or changemaking.

If you or someone you know is interested and would be a suitable candidate, please see below for more details and to learn how to submit an Statement of Qualification and Interest.

TIMELINE FOR SUBMITTING EXPRESSIONS OF QUALIFICATIONS AND INTEREST

  • Submission Period: April 19 – May 28, 2021
  • Announcement of Board Members: Early June, 2021
  • First Board of Directors Meeting: June 24, 2021 @ 1:00 pm (tentative)

PROCESS TO SUBMIT A STATEMENT OF QUALIFICATIONS AND INTEREST

If you would like to learn more about serving on the ZEIC Board of Directors and the submission process, please review key sections below. Candidates, please note the submission deadline May 28 (midnight, PST).

2021 Board Recruitment Package: This document has essential information for candidates about the ZEIC and the Board recruitment process. Please review before submitting your statement of qualifications and interest form.

Statement of Qualifications and Interest Online Form: All submission should be made through the online form no later than May 28, 2021 (midnight, Pacific Standard Time). This Word document may be used to compile and cut/paste responses into the online form. Please refer to the 2021 Board Recruitment Package (above) before completing.

Board Terms of Reference: The Inaugural Board of Directors Terms of Reference.

If you require assistance or have any questions regarding the Board of Directors Expression of Interest and Qualification process, please contact:

Brad Doff
Project Manager
Renewable Cities | Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue
Simon Fraser University
brad_doff@sfu.ca