Board Nominations

Twin Cities Dog Powered Sports is actively recruiting nominations for the 2023-2024 Board of Directors. To be eligible for consideration, nominations must be submitted no later than Wednesday, December 28th, 2022. If you have questions, please contact Stephanie See, info@tcdps.org.

Self-Nominations are encouraged! Apply by filling out this form. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JTD9JRH

The officers and directors represent the voice of TCDPS. To ensure that the Board has the vision and the ability to connect the meeting and event community (including our membership) to learn, innovate, collaborate, and advocate, it is required that the board collectively possess the traits necessary to fulfill TCDPS’s mission.

Core Values

Connection | Impact | Passion | Growth | Fun

Nominations open November 16th, 2022 for the 2023-2024 Board of Directors. Open positions include:

  • President (you must have served at a board of director for at least one prior term)
  • Vice President
  • Director of Marketing and Communications
  • Director of Membership
  • Treasurer
  • Race Committee Chair
  • Weight Pull Chair
Eligibility/Qualifications:

To be eligible for consideration, individuals must:

  • Be a member of TCDPS for at least one year
  • Be a member in good standing.
  • Be willing to fulfill the obligations of office, in the capacity indicated
  • Have a history of involvement, accomplishment, and dependable service to TCDPS
  • Exemplify the core values
  • Be willing to contribute time, energy, and creativity to the organization
  • Foster an environment where everyone can feel welcomed, supported, and celebrated
Nomination Process:

Upon receipt of a nomination, the incumbent board will verify the nominee’s membership is in good standing. Upon verification, the nominee is invited to complete the Board candidate form.

The nominations committee is led by the Immediate Past President and a delegation of chapter members.

By February 1, 2023, the nominations committee will present the upcoming board slate to the general membership for review. Members have 30 days to submit opposition to any member of the slate to the chair of the nominations committee.

Apply by filling out this form.

Onboarding:

Starting in March, the incoming board begins shadowing the current board as part of the onboarding process.

The new board will be sworn in at the Year-End Celebration, held in May; however, their term officially runs from July 1, 2023, through June 30, 2025.

Commitment:

If elected, Board of Directors do an estimated 15-30 hours per month doing the following:

  • Attend quarterly board meetings
  • Lead and manage the committees and volunteers in your area.
  • Although not required, participation in TCDPS’s fall race and is highly encouraged.
Questions?

Contact the Nominations Chair/Immediate Past President: info@tcdps.org

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