Vancouver Phoenix Gymnastics seeking volunteers to serve on the 2018-2019 Board

Vancouver Phoenix Gymnastics (VPG) is a not-for-profit gymnastics club that has a rich history of provincial, national and international competitive success and recreational excellence.  The Board of Directors is comprised of volunteers whose mandate is to:

  • Ensure that the correct policies are in place to help staff strive towards the club’s mission of becoming the best provider of gymnastics programs in Canada;
  • Encourage diversity of perspectives and opinions which it views as a valuable part of effective decision making;
  • Represent the interest of all people served by VPG

The Board of Directors is currently seeking volunteers to serve on the 2018-2019 Board.  Candidates must have an interest in leading and governing rather than being involved in the day to day operations of the VPG. Meetings are held 4-6 times a year to discuss issues dealing with the governance of VPG.   

Deliverables/Duties

  • Attend regular Board meetings and actively participate in discussions
  • Participate on a committee or sub-committee of the Board
  • Prepare for Board meetings by reading materials and asking questions as relevant
  • Establish policy as required
  • Act as an ambassador for VPG to the members and the broader community

We are particularly interested in candidates with any of the following expertise:

  • Financial Management
  • Risk Management 
  • Organizational Development
  • Communications

Board of Directors serve two year terms with possibility of re-election for subsequent one or two year terms.

If you would like to be considered as a candidate for the Board of Directors please send an email with your resume and tell us why you want to join to: boardofdirectors@phoenixgymnastics.com.  by Wednesday, August 15, 2018.