Sept 30 Election : 2020/21 CAP Board of Directors

The list of nominations received for the 2020-21 CAP Board of Directors appears below, with links to the biographies for each candidate. No further nominations were received.

When to Vote:

  • Members will have an opportunity to register their vote for the Board members during the 2020 virtual Annual General Meeting which will be held on Wednesday, September 30th from 11h30-13h00 EDT.  Click here to register for this meeting and receive the Zoom connection information closer to the meeting.
  • The voting system will be open from 11h40 to 12h40 EDT on September 30th.

How to Vote:

  • You can access the voting system by logging in to member services using the “login” button at the top of this web page and then select “vote system menu”.

Quorum Needed:

  • A quorum of 50 members must be present at the start of the Annual General virtual Meeting for the election to take place.

Slate of Nominations

2020-21 CAP Board of Directors

NOTE:  Shohini Ghose will be transitioning from President to Past-President (no vote required).

Position Term Nominee(s)
(Click on name to see biography)
President
Nominee was Vice-President in 2019-20
4-Year progression through Presidential line
(this will be third year)
Robert Thompson

University of Calgary

Vice-President
Nominee was Vice-President Elect in 2018-19
4-Year progression through Presidential line
(this will be second year)
Manu Paranjabe

Université de Montréal

Vice-President Elect 4-Year progression through Presidential line
(this will be first year)
The following candidates have been nominated:

Barbara Frisken
Simon Fraser University
(click here for candidate statement and short bio)

Calvin Kalman
Concordia University
(click here for candidate statement and short bio)

Director of Professional Affairs 3 Year Term

NOTE: Current incumbent has been nominated for second term

Daniel Cluff
CanMind Associates
Director of Communications 2 Year Term Sandra Ribeiro
Canadian Light Source
Director of International Affairs 3 Year Term

NOTE: Current incumbent has been nominated for second term

Ritu Kanungo
Saint Mary’s University / TRIUMF