Board of Directors
The Board of Directors serves as the governing body of EDCNS, and is the legal custodian of its assets.
The Board makes policy and planning decisions to advance the Vision, Mission and Objectives of EDCNS with respect to the economic health and prosperity of the community, and is responsible to assist in effective governance of the organization.
A Board Director is expected to be fully informed on organizational matters and engage in the Board’s deliberations and decisions on matters of policy, finance, programs, advocacy and personnel.
Deputy Mayor Gerard LaChapelle
Township of Tay Representative
Board Member Roles and Responsibilities
Composition of the Board
The Board is comprised of no less than twelve (12) and no more than fourteen (14) Directors as follows:
Term of Office
Municipal representatives serve a term of no more than four years to coincide with their respective term of office on Council. CAO’s serve a term of four years or as otherwise directed by their respective Council. Other Board Directors generally serve an initial term of two years or three years up to a maximum of 9 years. However, this may be varied from one to three years in order to stagger the terms of Directors so that the Board is replenished on a rolling basis.