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Jersey Canada Director Elections
July 18, 2014

Jersey Canada members are reminded of the elections which are to take place this fall. The following areas are due for election, and the incumbents in these regions are:

District: West 2 Joanne Edwards
District: Ontario 3 Brian Raymer
District: Quebec 3 Patrick MacDougall
District: Quebec 2 Mathieu Larose (2014 President)

Based on the constitutional amendments approved by the membership in March 2012, elections will be held in districts West 2, Ontario 3, and Quebec 3 for three-year terms to begin at the Annual General Meeting to be held in March 2015.

An election will also be held for the district Quebec 2, to fill the remaining two years for the seat currently held by 2014 President, Mathieu Larose. This two-year term will begin at the Annual General Meeting to be held in March 2015.

Please note incumbents must be re-nominated to be eligible for re-election. Also note nominees must be members in good standing of Jersey Canada to be eligible as a director. Nomination for the office of Director must be made in writing, to be received at the office of the Association by the 30th day of September. To be valid, a nomination must be signed by five (5) members in good standing, not including the nominee, all residing in the electoral district, and the nominee must, by his/her signature, show willingness to act in the best interest of the corporation. Nomination forms are available from the national office. If, on October 1st, there is only one valid nomination in the electoral district, the nominee shall be declared elected.

Élections des Directeurs de Jersey Canada

Nous rappelons aux membres de Jersey Canada que des Ă©lections auront lieu Ă  l’automne. Les postes suivants seront ouverts et les membres sortants sont :

District: Ouest 2 Joanne Edwards
District: Ontario 3 Brian Raymer
District: Quebec 3 Patrick MacDougall
District: Quebec 2 Mathieu Larose (Président 2014)

Selon les amendements constitutionnels approuvĂ©s par les membres en mars 2012, les Ă©lections se tiendront dans les districts Ouest 2, Ontario 3, et QuĂ©bec 3 pour des termes de trois ans qui dĂ©buteront lors de l’AssemblĂ©e gĂ©nĂ©rale annuelle qui se tiendra en mars 2015.

Une Ă©lection se tiendra pour le district QuĂ©bec 2 pour complĂ©ter les deux derniĂšres annĂ©es du siĂšge prĂ©sentement comblĂ© par le PrĂ©sident 2014, Mathieu Larose. Ce mandat de 2 ans commencera lors de l’AssemblĂ©e gĂ©nĂ©rale annuelle qui se tiendra en mars 2015.

Veuillez notez que les membres sortants doivent ĂȘtre remis en nomination pour ĂȘtre Ă©ligible Ă  la rĂ©Ă©lection. Veuillez aussi noter que les candidats doivent ĂȘtre des membres en bonne et due forme de Jersey Canada pour ĂȘtre Ă©ligibles au poste de directeur. Les nominations pour le poste de Directeur doivent ĂȘtre soumises par Ă©crit et ĂȘtre reçues au bureau de l’Association au plus tard le 30e jour de septembre. Pour ĂȘtre valide, une nomination doit ĂȘtre signĂ©e par cinq membres en bonne et due forme, sans compter la personne mise en candidature, et tous doivent demeurer dans le district Ă©lectoral. La personne mise en candidature doit, par sa signature, dĂ©montrer son dĂ©sire de servir les meilleurs intĂ©rĂȘts de la corporation. Les formulaires de mise en candidature sont disponibles au bureau national. Si, le 1er octobre, une seule candidature a Ă©tĂ© reçue pour un district Ă©lectoral, cette personne sera Ă©lue par acclamation.

Program Deadlines
Youth Photo Judging Contest – Sept 15, 2014 (see pg 68 of the Aug/Sept Jersey Breeder for details!)

Royal Jersey Ambassador – Sept 15, 2014

Explore the Royal Experience – Sept 15, 2014

Youth Scholarship – Sept 15, 2014

Click here for more information about these Youth Programs!

Canadian Jersey Cow of the Year – Sept 19, 2014

Earl Vander Meulen Memorial Award – Sept 20, 2014



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