An AGM is held every year to elect the board of directors and inform their members of previous and future activities. Meetings are to be held within the first two months of the calendar year.
The Annual General Meeting is an opportunity for members and leaders of the game to come together to network and work collaboratively to shape the growth of the sport for everyone involved. All club members can attend and are encouraged to do so. It gives members a fair and democratic opportunity to stand for a committee position and affect the way that World Kickboxing Federation Canada Inc. is run.
The Board provides direction and oversight for World Kickboxing Federation Canada Inc., and is accountable for the overall performance of the Corporation. Every Director will act honestly and in good faith with a view to the best interests of the Corporation.
Business conducted at the Annual General Meeting will include:
If any business to be conducted at the Annual General Meeting includes amendments to policies, the notice must include details of the proposed resolution. Information about other business to be conducted should be provided with the notice or as soon as possible thereafter.
Nominations: Only paid members of a member club can nominate themselves or others for positions. Members can nominate themselves or others for any position but can only stand for one position in a particular term. Candidates are encouraged to submit an application or statement of intent for the role they wish to run for to the current President, at least fifteen (15) days prior to the AGM.
There shall be no fixed term in office; an incumbent officer may re-stand as many times as they wish. If a member is unable to attend they can nominate someone to represent them or send in a written statement to be read out on their behalf.
Elected Directors and/or officers are expected a serve term of two years and will be eligible for re-election.
Voting: Only paid members of a member club can vote. Each club is entitled to one vote. For each position, the person who polls the most votes shall be elected. In the case of a tie, the current President will have the deciding vote. Members are only entitled to vote if they are present; proxy votes by email or text shall not be accepted.
Meeting minutes will be posted online at www.wkfcanada.com and information will be sent to all member clubs.
Meeting Minutes – 01-09-2016