Policy 5 – Role of the Vice Chair

The Vice-Chair shall be elected at the first meeting of the Board in December each year and shall take office immediately. The Vice-Chair shall hold office at the pleasure of the majority of the Board. 

Specific Responsibilities of the Vice Chair 

  1. The Vice-Chair shall act on behalf of the Board Chair, in the latter’s absence and shall have all the duties and responsibilities of the Board Chair. 
  2. The Vice-Chair shall assist and support the Board Chair in ensuring that the Board operates in accordance with its own policies and procedures and in providing leadership and guidance to the Board. 
  3. The Vice-Chair may be assigned other duties and responsibilities by the Board Chair.

Last Revised: October 22, 2013