Board Meetings

  • Held bi-monthly, lasting approximately 2 hours.
  • Usually held centrally in Welland.
  • Meetings are run by the Chair of the Board.
  • Decision making begins with a motion and is followed by group discussion and a vote.
  • Voting is based on majority rule and a tie is broken by the Chair’s vote.
  • The Executive Director is a non-voting member.

Meeting Etiquette

  • All members must respect the right of others to speak and express their opinions.
  • All members will respect the wishes of the Chair in directing and ending discussion.
  • All members will conduct themselves in a professional and respectful manner.