Call for Expression of Interest: 

Nominating and Governance Committee  

Craft Nova Scotia has recently struck a Nominating and Governance Committee and is currently looking for two (2) Craft Nova Scotia Members who are interested in serving on this committee.  

The Committee will be comprised of:

  • 1st Vice President (Chairperson) (1)
  • Additional Board Member (1)
  • Craft Nova Scotia Members (not seeking nomination to Board or Standards Committee) (2)


To review the current Board composition and identify positions that will be vacant, identify skills, experience and representation needed within the Board, solicit, review and vet nominations, and prepare a recommended slate for consideration by the membership

This body shall also be responsible for making recommendations for candidates for key committees, ongoing governance reviews for the organization and making recommendations to the Board of Directors.

The expectation is that Nomination and Governance Committee members will serve a 1-2 year term.

If you are interested in being considered as a member of the Nomination and Governance Committee please submit your expression of interest by Friday, June 10th, 2022.  

Please fill out this short submission form here.

Craft Nova Scotia strives to foster a culture that is grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates, including IBOC, 2SLGBTQIA+, immigrants, and people with disabilities.

Committee members will be selected based on a combination of the following:                 

Knowledge and experience of the Nova Scotia craft community, understanding and experience in governance practices, and balanced composition of the overall committee, to help ensure diverse representation to assist us in the overall nomination and governance process.