CUPE 391 – All Candidates Event and May 5, Annual General Meeting-mail

Thank you to all the members who came to CUPE 391 All Candidates Event.  It was very social occasion, as only library workers can be.  Candidates spoke, questions were asked, Canadian refreshments were eaten and drank – 10% Shift YES!

Here are the candidates that you may vote for:

(Nominations are now closed)

President (one year term – open for voting to all members)

• Gerard Batty
• Gary Davis

1st Vice President (two year term – one year left – open for voting to all members)

• Alexandra Youngberg
2nd Vice President (two year term – open for voting to all members)

• Aliza Nevaraie

Members at Large – (one year terms, 4 positions for Vancouver,
one for Gibsons,
– Sechelt Member at Large position already filled
– open for voting to all members)

For Vancouver

• Jennifer Bass
• Rene Chalut
• Jane Curry
• Cheryl Martin
• Mark Whttam

For Gibsons

• Lynda Carlson

Trustee – 3 year position

• Falina Keegan
Online Voting begins April 29th, 6am and ends May 5 at Annual General Meeting in the Alice McKaye room on May 5, 2013.  Vote will be tabulated at 7.00 pm and results announced at that time

The AGM starts at 6 pm on May 5, 2013.  Food and refreshments are available.  Childcare receipts honoured.

If you need help accessing your CUPE 391 e-mail account, e-mail

A big thank you to our every-growing support team for the electronic vote.  – The Executive Board members, Chris Jang, Dana Putnam, Erik Stainsby, Anne Dodington and James Gemmil and this possible.  And, of course, Carnegie, reminding is that the democratic vote starts in our own back yard.

in solidarity