Committees

The Union relies on a number of standing and ad hoc committees to conduct the multi-faceted activities of the Union.

The standing committees members are elected by the general membership, the Board of Directors and/or the Component Presidents and Ad hoc committees are appointed by the Board of Directors.

Each Committee consists of three to five members and the membership lasts for a two year term.

*Represents Ad Hoc Committees

The committees include:

This committee ensures that the membership understands the value of the Code of Solidarity to the organization, to promote the values established through the Code of Solidarity, to consider any questions raised with respect to conduct of a member in light of the Code of Solidarity.

Members :

Terry Richard, Chair
Al Mullin
Nadine Edwards
Ellen Dinan
Gizella Kazamer-Ward
Paulette Ward
Nicki MacAfee, Staff
Susie Proulx-Daigle, President

This ad hoc committee convenes at least four months prior to each Biennial Convention to review the Union’s Constitution and By-Laws and recommend any changes to be put forward for consideration to the Biennial Convention.

Members :

Board Member
Board Member
Board Member
Nicki MacAfee, Staff
Susie Proulx-Daigle, President

The Finance Committee co-ordinates the financial affairs of the Union.

Members :

Norm Bourque, Chair
Carolyn Carter
Michelle Robertson
Vickie Jones
Frances Ford
Trina Scott, Director of Finance & HR
Susie Proulx-Daigle, President

This committee provides education and counseling and to respond to matters relating to
complaint of harassments in the workplace.

Members :

Melissa Hanley, Chair
Howard Brayley
Jean Guy Leclair
Tanya Brown
Shelley Coulombe
Nicki MacAfee, Staff
Susie Proulx-Daigle, President

This committee convenes at least four months prior to each Biennial Convention. It presents a list of nominees for each election, verifies the credentials of each voting delegate and conducts the elections.

Members:

Board Member
Board Member
Board Member
Nicki MacAfee, Staff
Susie Proulx-Daigle, President

This committee promotes awareness and educate members regarding Occupational Health and Safety issues, and to promote the passage of strong Occupational Health and Safety legislation.
Medical Science Professionals Educational Assistance.

Members:

Barbara Doiron, Chair
Daniel Amegadze
Roger Selesse
Sylvie Colette
Kevin McCaig
Nicki MacAfee, Staff
Susie Proulx-Daigle, President

 

This committee convenes at least four months prior to each Biennial Convention. This committee receives, prepares and presents all resolutions for consideration at the convention, with details of each resolution’s intent and effect and the Board’s position.

Members:

Board Member
Board Member
Board Member
Nicki MacAfee, Staff
Susie Proulx-Daigle, President

This committee reviews applications and selects successful candidates for Union scholarships and bursaries.

Members:

 
Howard Brayley, Chair
Norm Bourque
Gizella Kazamer-Ward
Wendy Holmes
Bill Koval
Nadine Edwards
Nicki MacAfee, Staff
Susie Proulx-Daigle, President

This committee recruits new staff members, represents the Union in labour management relations with the staff and negotiates collective agreements with the Staff Union. Members of the Staff Relations Committee are appointed by the Board of Directors.

Members:

Al Mullin, Chair
Shawn Dube
Sylvia Melanson
Terry Richard
Melissa Hanley
Trina Scott, Director of Finance & HR
Susie Proulx-Daigle, President

Is headed up by the Union Executive.

Members :

Susie Proulx-Daigle, President
Al Mullin, 1st Vice President
Eliette LeBreton, 2nd Vice President