Board of Directors 2012-2016
The elected Board of Directors is responsible for the management of ICDA.
The Board follows the requirements for not-for-profit corporations and the ICDA articles of incorporation and by-laws approved by the Members of ICDA and government officials in Canada.
National dietetic associations nominate official Representatives to serve on the Board of Directors.
Directors are elected at an annual meeting of official Representatives, for a 2-year term.
It is expected that an elected Director will serve at least two and preferably four terms.
The minimum number of Directors is 5 and the maximum is 7. These include the Secretary, the Representative of the Member association hosting the International Congress of Dietetics, the Representative of the Member association hosting the next Congress, and up to four other elected directors.
The Secretary is an officer of ICDA and is the official Representative of the Member association that is appointed as the Secretariat
The Chair of the Board of Directors is an officer of ICDA appointed by the Directors from amongst the elected Directors.