MEMBERSHIP

Call for Nominations - 2024

Commonwealth Sport Canada (CSC) is seeking nominations from individuals who are passionate, energetic, enthusiastic, and able to dedicate their time and expertise to grow the Commonwealth Sport Movement, Commonwealth Sport Canada and our Canadian sport system in the following roles:

Treasurer, 1 position (4-year term)
Directors-at-Large, 3 positions (4-year term)
Members-at-Large, 8 positions (4-year term)

CSC is an inclusive organization and welcomes full participation of all individuals in our programs and activities, irrespective of race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation gender identity, gender expression, age, marital status, family status or disability.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Interested candidates are required to provide a max. 3-page profile, using ONLY the CSC Nomination Form which includes the following information:

  • Name, address, daytime and evening phone numbers, email address, best contact time
  • A nominator and seconder, who are either a CSC member (listed below) or a prominent member of the applicant’s community
  • Reason for expression of interest, what you feel you can contribute to the CSC
  • Skills, education, certification, and experience related to the position
  • Sport/community/business accomplishments
  • A list of references

 

Applications should be emailed to the Nominations Committee at: nominations@commonwealthsport.ca.

Call for Nominations Package and Form

The deadline for applications is midnight EST on Sunday, June 30, 2024.


There are three (3) categories of membership within Commonwealth Sport Canada (CSC): Board of Directors, Members-at-Large and National Organization Members.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

These dedicated individuals are elected for four year terms and are eligible for 2 consecutive terms in the same position. Their depth of experience and passion for the sport community help steer Commonwealth Sport Canada toward excellence.


Claire Carver-Dias

President


Keith Gillam

Treasurer


David Bedford
Director-at-Large


Trevino Betty
Director-at-Large


Karen Hacker

Director-at-Large


Ava Hill
Director-at-Large


Patrick Kenny
Director-at-Large


Greg Maychak
Director-at-Large


Myles Spencer
Director-at-Large


Carlene Variyan
Director-at-Large


Robert Law
Athlete Representative

 

 

Advisors to the Board of Directors


Pradeep Sood
President, Commonwealth
Games Foundation of Canada 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MEMBERS-AT-LARGE

MEMBERS-AT-LARGE are residents of Canada, who support CSC’s mandate and programs.  Up to sixteen Members-at-Large are elected to CSC’s membership.

Holly Abraham Monique Allain James Brough Marc Durand
Frazer Hadwin Andrew Haley Meaghan Howat Debra Joseph
René Leblanc David Legg Scott Moffatt Gordon Plottel
Melanie Simard Cameron Smith Thomas Volk Lana Williams

NATIONAL SPORT ORGANIZATION MEMBERS

NATIONAL SPORT ORGANIZATION MEMBERS are organizations recognized by Sport Canada as the national governing body for those sports on the upcoming Commonwealth Games program (2026 Victoria, AUS), or those that have a national mandate that aligns with the CSC’s mandate, programs and/or program participants.