Nominations Now Open for MoveUP’s 2024 General Election of Executive Board and Officers

May 13, 2024

To: All MoveUP Members

Term:  2024-2027

Nominations are now open for the election of MoveUP’s executive board members and officers.

General elections are held every three years. The positions open for election are the president, secretary-treasurer, and executive board members. These positions will all be elected for a three-year term, ending in the fall of 2027.

Job descriptions for each position can be found here.

If you are interested in running for one of these positions, please confirm your worksite constituency by clicking here

Nomination form and instructions outlining all of the requirements of the constitution governing the nomination of officers for the positions of president, secretary-treasurer, and executive board member, can be found on our Election 2024 webpage.

Please ensure your nomination form includes at least the minimum number of nominators required for the position you are seeking election for. As per our constitution, candidates and nominators must be members of MoveUP in good standing.

Completed nomination forms must be received by the returning officer no later than 4:30 p.m. PT on Monday, June 3, 2024. All nomination forms must be submitted directly to the returning officer by email to returningofficer@moveuptogether.ca. The nomination form includes submission instructions so make certain you read the entire form and reach out to the Returning Officer if you have any questions.

All candidates who have gone through the approval process may request and access membership contact lists for their constituency starting June 4, 2024. In order to make a request, you must go to the Member Portal and complete and submit a confidentiality agreement form. Membership staff will reply as soon as possible with your constituency list.

A results bulletin notifying candidates who have been acclaimed as well as which positions and/or what constituencies may be going to a vote will be posted to the membership on June 17, 2024. All contested nomination elections will be held by electronic ballot on the MoveUP Member Portal.

If you have any questions regarding this process please contact us here.

In Solidarity,

Carol Barrera
Returning Officer

File Number: 24-MOVEUP-ELEC-GENERAL-Nominations Open - May 13
Union Label: mm:usw2009


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