Election 2020

APPI Council Call for Nominations

All nominations must be filed with the Nominating Committee via the APPI Office on or before Thursday, February 27, 2020.

The term of office for five members of the Alberta Professional Planners Institute (APPI) Council will conclude at the next Annual General Meeting (AGM) and nominees are required to fill these Councillor positions. These positions are for a two-year term commencing April 30, 2020.  In addition, nominees are also required for the positon of President Elect, which consists of a four year term commencing April 30, 2020, and includes one year as President Elect, two years as President and one year as Past President.

The APPI Nominating Committee is tasked with the duty of presenting the membership with a slate of nominees for vacant positions on Council, including President Elect, and the Committee is actively recruiting potential volunteers at this time. If you are interested in running for a position on APPI Council, or if you would like additional information about serving on APPI Council, please contact the APPI Office.

Regulated members, either Registered Professional Planners (RPP) or Candidate members, may self-nominate or be nominated by others to serve on Council. Any number of Candidate members may be nominated for Councillor but no more than two Candidate members may serve at one time.

All nominees for Councillor or President Elect  that are not nominated by the APPI Nominating Committee must submit a completed Councillor Nominee Declaration Form or President Elect Nominee Declaration Form, signed by two Regulated members, neither of whom may be the individual nominated, before the call for nominations closes.  Administration will contact all nominees to obtain a Nominee Platform, on or before Friday, March 6, 2020.

All nominations must be filed with the Nominating Committee via the APPI Office on or before Thursday, February 27, 2020. Nominations may be submitted by email to [email protected], Attention: APPI Nominating Committee. If the number of nominees exceeds the number of vacant positions on Council and/or the number of nominees for President Elect is two or more, ballots with voting instructions and nominees’ platform sheets will be mailed in advance of the AGM to all APPI members eligible to vote.

This year's AGM is Thursday, April 30, 2020, in Edmonton. Anyone considering serving on APPI Council should be aware that the 2020 APPI Council Strategic Retreat is scheduled for the weekend of May 22 – 24, 2020, at Pigeon Lake, Alberta, and there is an expectation that all members of Council attend this Institute visioning exercise. Thank you for your attention and participation in the governance of our professional Institute.

APPI Nominating Committee

Tammy Henry, RPP       Shawn Bravender, RPP           Gary Buchanan, RPP​

 

Councillor Commitment and Expectations:

  • APPI Council meets 5 – 7 times at various locations within the APPI jurisdiction per Council term and a minimum attendance of 75% is expected.
  • Travel and accommodation expenses are paid by APPI and typically arranged by the APPI office.
  • The success of APPI relies on active participation and leadership by all members of APPI Council.

APPI Bylaws and the APPI Professional Code of Practice in the Professional Planner Regulation