Own the Podium Board of Directors: Athlete Nomination Opportunity

There are two Athlete Director positions open for election on the Own the Podium (OTP) Board of Directors for a 2 year term beginning on July 13, 2023. 

One position will be for an athlete that has competed for Canada in the Olympic Games and one for an athlete that has competed for Canada in the Paralympic Games. The Directors will be eligible to be elected for one additional two year term in the capacity of an Athlete Director. The Directors may be eligible to serve two additional two year terms for a non-athlete Director position. In addition to this public call for applicants, candidates will be nominated by the COC Athletes’ Commission, CPC Athletes’ Council and AthletesCAN. The OTP Governance and Nominating Committee will review the applications and provide recommendations to the OTP Board of Directors for consideration of election as an Athlete Director at the July 2023 OTP Annual General Meeting.

How To Apply

Please email your cover letter to: 

Anne Merklinger, Chief Executive Officer, Own the Podium 

[email protected]

Candidates must submit an application via email to the email address provided above by June 1, 2023. 

(Information sent by email is not protected. Please ensure sensitive personal information, such as your Social Insurance Number and birthdate are not included in your application.)