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President and Deputy President Elections 2021

Guide for nominees as President and Deputy President of the Society.

Any person who is a Governance Member* of the Australian Red Cross Society is eligible to seek election as President and Deputy President of the Society.

The Guide for Nominees, available below, sets out information which a person who is a Governance Member of the Society, and is considering nominating for election as the President or Deputy President of the Society, may take into account in determining whether to accept nomination for election.

It also acts as a source of information for any member of the Council of the Society who is considering proposing, or seconding, the nomination of any Governance Member for election as President and Deputy President of the Society. 

Prospective nominees should follow the guide and nomination process in the following documents.

Completed Nomination Forms should be returned by email to the below (as a single scanned PDF file with all signatures) and received no later than 5pm AEDT Thursday, 28 October 2021:

To: Jennifer Currie, Society Secretary & Chief Governance Officer: jcurrie@redcross.org.au  
Cc: Chloe Van Wersch, Board Administrator: cvanwersch@redcross.org.au 

For more information contact:
Jennifer Currie, Society Secretary & Chief Governance Officer
Australian Red Cross Society  
Telephone: 0409 854 679  
Email: jcurrie@redcross.org.au and cvanwersch@redcross.org.au 

* A Governance Member of the Society is a financial Member (also includes Life Member or Honorary Life Member) who has elected to participate in the governance of the Society and has been a members for a minimum continuous period of six months as at the date of the nomination and over 18 years of age.