Owen was born and grew up in the southeastern coastal area of Melbourne, Australia. His earliest training was as a designer and draftsperson. He recently been made the act head of the Glass studio at Sheridan College.
Craft Ontario invites nominations from the membership for five (5) vacant positions on the Board of Directors.
Craft Ontario is currently seeking candidates who are passionate about its mandate, history, and future vision. Candidates, if selected, will be required to serve as ambassadors for the organization, and offer leadership, insight and financial support as members of the Board of Directors.
Craft Ontario is currently seeking candidates that have experience and background in the craft sector, and/or can bring skills, expertise and resources to the areas of Accounting, Marketing, Retail and Publishing.
Directors will be elected at the 2019 Annual General Meeting, taking place on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 5:00 – 7:00 pm, at Craft Ontario, 1106 Queen St. W., Toronto M6J 1H9. Positions are for a two-year terms and commence following the AGM.
The Board of Directors provides strategic leadership and ensures effective governance of the organization by developing and overseeing the vision, mission, strategic direction, and values of Craft Ontario; ensuring the development of, and adherence to, policies that guide staff in organizational operations; fundraising and exercising fiduciary responsibility to ensure financial viability and sustainability.
To be nominated you must hold a current Craft Ontario membership in good standing up to and including Friday, March 15, 2019.
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