Could you be a member of the SSM Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors?


According to the constitution and by-laws of the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce, the Nominating Committee shall select a slate of candidates sufficient to fill all vacancies on the Board of Directors.

Nominations will be received until Monday, June 6, 2022 at 12:00noon.

Nominations are for the position of Director(s) of the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce for a two-year term commencing upon, and contingent upon, the vote by the membership at the 2022 Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce annual general meeting.


To be eligible for nomination as a candidate for the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, a nominee is required to be a delegated representative of a registered member business / firm of the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce in good standing and must meet the qualifications as outlined in the Chamber’s by-laws:

No person shall be elected or appointed for the office of Director who is a directly paid employee of a municipal, provincial or federal government (excluding a Crown corporation, agency or affiliate which is a Member) unless approval to stand for election or appointment is approved by Special Resolution of the Board.

A Director:

  • Shall be eighteen (18) or more years of age;
  • Shall not have been declared incapable by any court of competent jurisdiction;
  • Shall be an individual;
  • Shall not have the status of a bankrupt; and
  • Shall be (i) a person who is an employee, director or officer of a Member that is in good standing with the Chamber; or (ii) is an individual Member in good standing with the Chamber.

To Be Nominated Requires:

  • Completion of the Nomination (see link below) by no later than Monday, June 6, 2022, at 12:00noon;
  • Completion of a Nomination Orientation (date to be confirmed);
  • Submission of curriculum vitae and any other related and appropriate documentation (upon request);
  • Completion of the Agreement to Let the Nomination Stand (completed following the Nomination Orientation).

Click here for the online nomination form.


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