Nomination for Vacant Positions for your Local 0512 Executive

February 9, 2017

To:     All BCGEU Local 0512 Members
Re:     Nomination for Vacant Positions for your Local Executive


Nominations are now open for the vacant positions on your Local Executive:  2nd Vice Chair, Treasurer, Recording Secretary, Member-At-Large (x2) & Member-At-Large (Young Worker).

Your Local Executive is as follows:

Position                                                           Name                              Work Phone

Chair                                                         Lara Stroud                            250-624-7424
1st Vice Chair                                             Janice Kawinsky                      250-632-6616
2nd Vice Chair                                         VACANT
Treasurer                                                 VACANT
Recording Secretary                                VACANT

Member-At-Large (4 positions)                    Eliza Tavares                          250-632-6616
                                                               Jackie Joseph                            250-624-7424

Member-At-Large (Young Worker)        VACANT                                                            


Please note one position is specific to a Young Worker (any member who is 29 years of age and younger).

The remaining term will run until 2017 Local Elections.  Information on the responsibilities and activities of each office is available from your Area Office. 

The deadline for nominations is:    5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 13, 2017

Any nominations received after the deadline will NOT be accepted.  Nomination forms are attached, please copy as required.  All forms must be filled out completely, including signature of nominee and nominator.   Completed forms must be dropped off, mailed, faxed or emailed using the information below:

Northwest Area Office of the BCGEU
102 - 4710 Lazelle Avenue, Terrace BC V8G 1T2
Fax: (250) 635-3588 or Toll Free at 1-800-946-0259
Ph: (250) 635-9126 or Toll Free at 1-800-665-1664



If there is an election for a position, candidates may submit one page of information  (8-1/2 x 11, black and white) for distribution to members with ballots.  This must be received within one business day of the close of nominations.

Note:  Where no nominations is received for an office, nominations will be considered to remain open.

(Attachment – BCGEU Nomination Form and Local Executive Roles & Responsibilities)


Download PDF of notice here

Download PDF of nominations form here

Download PDF of local executive roles and responsibilities here