Nomination Form

BC TEAL is seeking nominations for positions on the Board of Directors for the 2018 – 2020 term. Elections will be held in person at the Annual General Meeting at the BC TEAL Conference on May 5, 2018 at UBC Vantage College. The slate of elected and acclaimed directors will be announced at the AGM.

The current BC TEAL Board of Directors has been hard at work steering their committees forward and advancing the EAL profession. To help us sustain our momentum, we welcome members to run for the following 2-year term positions:

  • President
  • First Vice-President (Policy and Action Advisory Committee Chair)
  • Second Vice-President (Annual Conference Co-chair)
  • Secretary (Membership Chair)
  • Treasurer (Finance Chair)
  • Member-at-Large, Chair - Social Media Committee
  • Member-at-Large, LINC Sector Representative
Nominees for board positions are encouraged to read the BC TEAL Bylaws, particularly "Part 6 - Board of Directors". Bylaws can be found at
Please note the following bylaws in particular:
6.2.7 - A nominee for election as President must have been a director for not less than one year in the ten years immediately preceding the date of the election.
6.3.2 - A candidate must consent to the nomination, and be nominated by:

     a) Any two members,
     b) The nominations committee, or
     c) The Board.
Deadline for Nominations: 5:00 pm on Friday, April 20, 2017.
Nominations will only be accepted electronically via the nominations form.

* 1. Nominee's Contact Information
Please fill out the following. An additional nomination form should be submitted if an individual is being nominated for more than one board position.

* 2. Please indicate the board position the above individual is being nominated for.

* 3. Please provide a description of the nominee (250 words or less) which may be used to describe nominees in election materials. This description should address the nominee's qualifications and suitability for the nominated role.

* 4. Please provide a biographical sketch of the nominee (100 words or less) which may be used in election materials and will be used on the Board of Directors page of the website in the case of nominees who are elected to the board. Nominees are also asked to submit an electronic photograph to; kindly include your name and position for which you are nominated in the body of your email.

* 5. By checking the box below, the nominee consents to his or her nomination to the 2017-2019 BC TEAL Board of Directors.
It is imperative that nominees have knowledge of their nomination and give their consent.

* 6. Completion of the form below will be in lieu of signatures from two nominators.
Nominators must be current BC TEAL members. They may be contacted to verify the nomination.

Thank you for your interest in running for a BC TEAL Board of Directors position for the 2018-2020 term. It is through the voluntary contributions of our board and its respective committee members that BC TEAL has maintained its role as the professional association for EAL instructors in BC since 1967.