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Board of Directors Call for Nominations

The Kelowna Pride Society respectfully acknowledges that we operate on the ancestral and unceded territories of the Syilx Okanagan people. To learn more about The Sylix nation please visit their website.


Join Our Leadership Team!


The Kelowna Pride Society (KPS) is on the lookout for passionate individuals who are eager to contribute to the community through leadership roles in various fields. If you have a knack for event planning, communications, record-keeping, education, volunteer management, or governance, we need you!


We are excited to announce several open positions on our board of directors. These roles are not just titles; they are opportunities to drive change, host engaging events, and strengthen the 2SLGBTQIA+ community through dedication, teamwork, and innovative thinking.


Upcoming Elections


The election for these positions will take place at our Annual General Meeting (AGM). Here's what you need to know:

  • Date & Time: Feb 1, 2024 @ 7PM PST

  • Venue: Virtual: register here.

  • Society Membership: apply here.

  • Board Nomination Form: submit here.

  • Society Documents: review here. (Must be a member and logged into your account to view).


Elected officers will play a pivotal role in organizing fundraisers, social events, and our annual Pride Festival.


Open Positions


We are accepting nominations for the following positions:

  • President (Two Year Term)

  • Vice President (Two Year Term)

  • Secretary (Two Year Term)

  • Treasurer (Two Year Term)

  • Events Director (One Year Term)

  • Volunteer Director (One Year Term)

  • Sponsorship Director (One Year Term)

  • Communications Director (One Year Term)

  • Director of Transgender Community Development (One year Term)

  • Director of Education and Youth Initiatives (One Year Term)

  • Director of Governance (One Year Term)

  • Director at Large (One Year Term)


How to Nominate


To nominate yourself or someone else:


  • Ensure you are a member of KPS. Memberships are available online here at no cost.

  • Complete the nomination form available here.

  • Nominees must be nominated by two current members.

  • Nominations will be accepted at the AGM.



More Information


For detailed position descriptions, our code of conduct, bylaws, constitution, and nomination forms, please visit here. (Must be a member and logged into your account to view).


Contact Us


If you have questions or need more information before the meeting, please don't hesitate to contact us at recruitment@kelownapride.com.


Join Us in Making a Difference!


This is more than a role; it's an opportunity to be part of a team that champions diversity, inclusivity, and pride. Your skills, energy, and vision could be exactly what we need to make a lasting impact in our community.


We look forward to seeing you at the AGM and welcoming new members to our board!


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