Our thanks to our members in attendance at our first Annual General Meeting on April 29th, 2019 at the Green Bean Restaurant in Calgary.
In addition to the regular business of the AGM, an election was held to elect Directors to the Board.
The following seven Directors were elected to the Board for a two-year term starting May 1, 2019.
| Director of Communications|| Kristin Aimoe|| Edmonton, AB|
| Director of Grants & Sponsorships|| Juliet Goodwin|| Calgary, AB|
| Director of Membership|| Lisa Stephenson|| Calgary, AB|
| Director of Mentorship|| Holly Elke|| Calgary, AB|
| Director of Strategic Partnerships|| Jody Young|| Edmonton, AB|
| Director at Large|| Lee-Anne Lyon-Bartley|| Toronto, ON|
| Director at Large|| Reshma Sukdhoe|| Toronto, ON|
At the AGM, special guest speaker, Jody Young, Assistant Deputy Minister with the Government of Alberta, Ministry of Labour, spoke about her journey, including challenges, learnings and successes, as a prominent woman working in the OH&S profession.
WOHSS chairperson, Paula Campkin, recognized Directors Claudette Fedoruk and Renee Hanif whose terms ended April 30, 2019. Past Board Members Paula Collins, Kathryn Kaun, Lesley MacKinnon, Alina Martin, Stephanie Raill and Wendy Wilson were also recognized for their contributions to WOHSS.
A copy of the Annual Report presented at the AGM can be found HERE