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GREYHOUND BOARD OF GREAT BRITAIN - PRACTITIONER DIRECTORS

The GBGB is seeking to fill two vacancies for Practitioner Directors on its Main Board.

LICENSED PROFESSIONAL TRAINER

Any GBGB Licensed Professional Trainer is invited to state in writing why he/she should be considered for the position of trainer representative on the Board. Nominations should be accompanied by the names and signatures of two fellow trainers as proposer and seconder.

OWNER

Any owner with a greyhound registered in their name with GBGB is invited to state in writing why he/she should be considered for the position of owner representative on the Board. Nominations should be accompanied by the names and signatures of two fellow owners as proposer and seconder.

PROCESS

Nominations should be emailed to nomcom@gbgb.org.uk or mailed to:

The Nominations Committee

GBGB

6 New Bridge Street

London

EC4V 6AB

The closing date for nominations is Friday 6th January 2017.

The GBGB Nominations Committee will review each application having regard for such factors, including, but not limited to, as the nominated person’s honesty, integrity, reputation, competence and capability as well as whether their appointment would facilitate the effective functioning of the Main Board and the delivery of good corporate responsibility. Nominees must be prepared to foster constructive relations with fellow directors, members of GBGB committees and nominated representative groups and be prepared to accept and work within the principle of collective responsibility.

The GBGB Nominations Committee will select from the nominations up to three candidates for each position (to be ratified by the Board), following which an election under the auspices of GBGB’s independent auditors will take place. It is anticipated that the successful candidates will take their places as Practitioner Directors at the GBGB Main Board meeting on Thursday 23rd March 2017.