Board of Directors

 
 

2016-2017 CommunityWise Board of Directors

Susan Bareshinbone – Aboriginal Friendship Centre of Calgary, Curtis Boudreau – SMART Recovery, Corinne Craig – Seeds Connections, Lori DeLuca – Community Member, Ernesto Gudino – Venezuelan Canadian Community Association, Seth Leon – Alberta Communities and Co-operative Association, Courtney Robertson – Community Member, Reg Tiangha – Gear Station, Helen Mok – Foothills Library Association, Mitiku Baissa Wakwaya – Oromo Society Network of Calgary

Board and Committee Application Process

CW Board Terms of Reference 2016

Board Eligibility:

Representatives of CommunityWise tenant groups and member groups, as well as representatives of wider community are eligible to serve on the CommunityWise Board.

The Board aims to represent the diversity of organizations, communities and individuals who share space at CommunityWise.  CW values equity and recognizes barriers to joining a board, such as time commitment, child care, scheduling, language barriers and intimidating application processes.  If you are interested in joining the board, we will do our best to work with you to overcome barriers.

Application Procedure:

Prospective board or committee members are asked to provide written responses to the following questions:

1) What is your interest in joining the board or a committee?

2) What are your perspectives, skills, experience that you will bring to the board or committee?

3) What group(s), organization(s) or community(ies) do you represent, participate in or identify with?

Email to info(at)communitywise.net or deliver to CommunityWise admin office.

Application deadline:

The deadline for submitting an application to join the CommunityWise Board of Directors or a committee is the second Wednesday of April, more than one month prior to the Annual General Meeting held on the 3rd Thursday of May.  (Applications are also accepted year round in the event that positions on the board become available.)

Past Board of Directors

2015-2016

Susan Bareshinbone – Aboriginal Friendship Centre of Calgary, Curtis Boudreau – SMART Recovery, Ginger Carlson – Untitled Art Society, Corinne Craig – Seeds Connections, Lori DeLuca – Community Member, Tove Engebretsen – Community Member, Ernesto Gudino – Venezuelan Canadian Community Association, Seth Leon – Alberta Communities and Co-operative Association, Sierra Love – Arusha Centre, Brett Mason – Calgary Outlink, Rick McFerrin – Two Wheel View, Courtney Robertson – Community Member, Reg Tiangha – Gear Station, Sally Truss – This is My City.

2014-2015

Curtis Boudreau – SMART Recovery, John Brook – Chinook Country Historical Society,  Ginger Carlson – Untitled Art Society, Lori DeLuca – Community Member, Tove Engebretsen – Community Member, Tony Grimes – Gear Station, Ernesto Gudino – Venezuelan Canadian Community Association, Seth Leon – Alberta Communities and Co-operative Association, Sierra Love – Arusha Centre, Brett Mason – Calgary Outlink, Rick McFerrin – Two Wheel View, Courtney Robertson – Community Member, Sally Truss – This is My City.

2013-2014

Curtis Boudreau – SMART Recovery, Mike Byerley – Next-Up, David Campenella – Parkland Institute, Stacy Greanya – SupportWorks, Tony Grimes – Gear Station, Seth Leon – Alberta Communities and Co-operative Association, Jessica McCarrel – Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers, Rick McFerrin – Two Wheel View, Courtney Robertson – Community Member.

2012-2013

Curtis Boudreau – SMART Recovery Mike Byerley – Next Up, David Campenella – Parkland Institute, Brenda Lieberman – Calgary Underground Film Festival, Sierra Love – Community Member, Kristin Marquardt – Sustainable Alberta Association, Erin McFarlane – Arusha Centre Society, Sylvia Miotti – Beltline Fitness Centre, Courtney Robertson – Community Member, Bobbie Todd – Calgary Society of Independent Film makers, Mussie Yemane – Eritrean Canadian Association, Tammie Zielinski – Amnesty International.