Board of Directors

Grow with us.

Applications are now being accepted in our call for nominees to the Board of Directors of Bow Valley Credit Union. If you are an engaged, community-minded member who shares our focus of building members’ financial futures and strengthening our communities, we encourage you to answer the call to join our Board of Directors. 

In 2019, experience, skills, and perspectives that the Board of Directors is looking for include:

Finance and Accounting
Qualified accounting designation (CA, CGA, or CMA) and a strong understanding of the financial requirements of a financial institution.

Legal
An understanding of delinquency actions.

Facilities and Property
An understanding of the current value of real estate and the rental market.

Government Lobbyist
An understanding of the government’s role in credit union affairs.

Treasury Management
Experience in treasury and asset/liability management.

Technology
Experience using technology in operations and leading large technology projects like system upgrades.

Wealth Management
Exceptional knowledge of financial planning and insurance products and services.

In addition to these qualifications, the Board seeks individuals who can contribute competently to sound governance of BVCU. The Governance Committee will make every effort to determine the degree to which an individual can demonstrate:

  • Understanding of credit unions, our values, and the unique communities BVCU operates within;
  • Understanding of Board governance;
  • Knowledge of the financial services sector;
  • Understanding of financial statements and reports, and ability to assess business performance.

Our Board of Directors welcomes gender and cultural diversity represented by individuals who demonstrate the experience, expertise, and perspective that is aligned with our corporate statement of purpose, vision, and values.

 

Important Dates:

Call for Nominations: November 6 to December 31, 2018
Nominations Announced:   January 14, 2019
Director Election Voting and Election Results:   February 12, 2019

 

Submit your Expression of Interest:

Expression of Interest package submissions* are received until December 31, 2018 by:

Debbie Jantzen

Executive Assistant to the President & CEO

djantzen@bowvalleycu.com

 

Download the 2019 BVCU Board of Directors Nomination Kit
Complete the 2019 Expression of Interest Application Form


*See the list of what comprises a complete submission on page 11 of the 2019 BVCU Board of Directors Nomination Kit

 

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