Nominations for the Board of Directors concluded on May 23, 2021. We are pleased to announce the results. The delegates who were acclaimed in the recent nominations are noted in orange below. The other Board delegates are continuing in their terms. These candidates will assume office at the next AGM – Wednesday, September 22, 2021.
|President||Dr Toye Oyelese|
|President-Elect||Dr Danette Dawkin|
|Past President||Dr Jennifer Tranmer|
|Treasurer||Dr Tahmeena Ali|
We welcome Dr. Danette Dawkin as the new President-elect. You can read more about Dr. Dawkin here.
We also welcome Dr. Tahmeena Ali as the new Treasurer and an Officer of the Board. Dr. Ali has been practicing full-service family medicine for 18 years and is currently the Board Chair of the White Rock-South Surrey Division of Family Practice.
Board of Directors 2021-2022
The delegates who were acclaimed in the recent nominations for Board of Directors are noted in orange below. The other Board delegates are continuing in their terms.
There will be an election for District 3 (Vancouver), starting on June 3, 2021. Election information will be sent to dues-paying members in District 3 who are eligible to vote.
|District 1||Lower Island||Dr Oona Hayes|
|District 2||Upper Island||Dr Alicia Pawluk|
|District 3||Vancouver||Dr Ruchika Shukla|
|District 4||N & W Vancouver/ Squamish/ Sunshine Coast||Dr Paul Dhillon|
|District 5||Burnaby||Dr Charlene Lui|
|District 6|| New Westminster/|
|Dr Catherine Clelland|
|District 7||Fraser Valley-Langley||Dr Harjinder Dau|
|District 8||Richmond||Dr Sharon Dodd|
|District 9||Skeena||Dr George Watson|
|District 10||Thompson||Dr Grant Del Begio|
|District 11||Cariboo||Dr Sara Nimmo|
|District 12||Peace River||No applicants to date|
|District 13||Okanagan||Dr Celestine Esume|
|District 14||West Kootenay||Dr Brian Moulson|
|District 15||East Kootenay||Dr Ashley Bakker|
|District 16||Surrey/White Rock||Dr Sujatha Nilavar|
|First 5 years of Practice||Dr Goldis Mitra|
|Chair of the Economics Committee||Dr Karen Forgie|
|Representative to the Statutory Negotiating Committee||Dr Maryam Zeineddin|
Vice Delegates (acclaimed)
- District 8- Richmond- Dr Shelly Eckland Jetzer
- District 13- Okanagan- Dr Tara Sebulsky
- District 14- Dr Philip Kubara
- A Call for Nominations will be sent out for the District 12 delegate. If you are interested in one of the vacant positions, please contact Dr Renee Fernandez, Executive Director.