CO-OP EXEC NOMINATION FORM

SHARE YOUR NOMINATIONS BY 11/18.

WE’LL BE VOTING IN LATE NOVEMBER, AFTER NOMINEES ACCEPT THE INVITATION TO SERVE OUR IO CO-OP.

Position:

The Executive Committee will provide strategic leadership and business oversight for the itchy-O Co-Op. 

Core Duties:

The Executive Committee will ensure compliance with the rules set out in the Corporate Code, the Articles of Incorporation, and the Bylaws. (Full board vote is required to amend the by-laws.)

While day-to-day operations are led by the founders/management, the Executive Committee ensures sound business operations, in the best interests of the co-op. 

Provide strategic guidance to inform key policies for membership/board approval.

Develop preliminary analysis and recommendations to inform key full-membership/board decisions. 

Act in good faith and with reasonable inquiry to protect the best interests of the cooperative.

Serve as the primary liaison(s) with the larger co-op membership/board.

Develop process and protocol for full membership/board votes. 

The Board of Directors is the legal entity responsible for directing the affairs of the co-op. Given every member of the co-op is a board member, Executive Committee members will also serve as board members. 

Term: 

2-year term – Beginning September 2022 (At-large Executive Committee members are eligible for two 2-year terms)

Size: 5 Executive Committee Members

Time Commitment

4 quarterly 2-hour Exec Committee meetings (8 hours/year)

4 quarterly 2-hour Co-Op meetings (8 hours/year)

FULL DESCRIPTION

Co-Op Exec Committee Nomination

As a reminder, all nominations require 2 endorsements for consideration. Self-nominations are welcome! In that case, we have agreed to 3 nominations.
Qualifications – Check all that apply
General skillsets we are seeking: Professional experience with leadership accomplishments in business, government and/or community-building organizations. A commitment to and understanding of the Co-Op’s operations and goals. Savvy diplomatic skills and a natural affinity for facilitating, and building consensus among diverse individuals. Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and a passion for the mission of the itchy-O Co-Op.
5+5= (I AM HUMAN)

CO-OP EXEC COMMITTEE NOMINATIONS