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Would you like to join the PSO Board of Directors? Here is a printable file with all the details about the upcoming election.

Please email us no later than January 24, 2023 of your interest in becoming a candidate for our upcoming board of director elections.

Our organization's bylaws require that board candidates be a PSO member at least 30 days before the Annual General Meeting (AGM) being held on February 27, 2023.

Please email us if you wish to attend the AGM either in person or via zoom.

Become a PSO Member

Nomination Form for Board of Directors 2022/23


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years old

  • Not have been declared incapable by a court in Canada or in another country

  • Be an individual (i.e. a corporation cannot be a Director)

  • Not be in bankrupt status: and

  • Be a member of PSO in good standing for a period of at least 30 days

  • Lived experience with mental health challenges and recovery, either as an individual or family member

  • Being committed to our vision, mission, and values; principles of diversity, equity and inclusion; consensus building; and our Board Code of Conduct Policy


General Information:

  • Term of office is two (2) years. A Director may serve on the Board for a shorter period if they were selected to complete another’s term

  • Monthly meetings (occasionally two, as necessary) plus committee meetings/work as necessary

  • Being a Director is a volunteer position without monetary compensation

Basic Responsibilities

  • Carrying out the organization's mission and goals

  • Planning and setting priorities

  • Supporting the senior staff person (Executive Director)

  • Financial monitoring, and ensuring adequate resources and managing them for the organization

  • Taking part in working groups as needed

  • We provide a training session for newly elected board members

Nomination Form for Board of Directors 2022/23

Questions? Email Us

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