The nominating period closed on Thursday, November 21, 2019. Members who did not file the “Request for Nomination” form by November 21, 2019 should seek nomination by petition. The deadline for nomination by petition is Monday, January 27, 2020. As dictated by the Credit Union’s bylaws, a minimum of 500 member signatures is required for nomination by petition*.
Candidates are selected by the Nominating Committee or by petition. The Nominating Committee names at least one candidate for each position available. Members seeking nomination should review the Guidance for Potential and New Board Members. The Nominating Committee Terms of Reference have been approved and adopted by the Board of Directors of BFSFCU.
*As stated in the bylaws, signatures must be obtained from at least 1% of the membership or 500 members, whichever is lower.