Governance

Chapter Governance

IIBA® Ottawa-Outaouais Chapter is incorporated as a non-profit organization under the Ontario Corporations Act (ONCA). The Chapter was incorporated in 2006, after receiving approval from the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities to register the corporation using the name IIBA® Ottawa-Outaouais Chapter.

IIBA O-O is entirely volunteer-run. The organization's formal membership plays a key role in its governance, including electing the Board of Directors, amending its bylaws, and informing its strategic direction. Only official IIBA® Ottawa-Outaouais Chapter members are eligible to vote at the Chapter's Annual General Meeting and hold office.

Bylaws

IIBA Ottawa-Outaouais is governed by its Corporate Bylaws. These were last revised and changed by the IIBA Ottawa-Outaouais Board's leadership in June 2019.

Policies and Standards

The Ottawa-Outaouais Chapter follows the IIBA® policies and standards:

Board Composition & Rotation

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Non-Board Volunteers

The Chapter is an entirely volunteer-run organization. In addition to the Directors, the Executive Team includes several non-board volunteer positions that enable us to stage a diverse calendar of activities from September through June and manage organization year-round. If you are interested in becoming more involved with the Chapter but are uncertain about a board role, please contact the VP Member Services at members@ottawa-outaouais.iiba.org.