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To provide leadership, oversight and guidance to Regional Council for the continuing work of the Region between meetings of Regional Council. The Executive must consist, to the extent possible, of a balance of ministry personnel and lay members who are not ministry personnel.
- President (Chair)
- Past President
- Division Chairs (Division of Finance & Administration, Division of Regional Services and Support, and Division of Ministry Resources)
- Nominations Chair
- UCW Representative
- Representative from Tri Region Staff Support Committee
- Up to three (3) persons added by the Nominating Committee to provide suitable balance or expertise.
- Executive Minister (Executive Assistant to the Executive Minister for minutes and secretarial duties).
Five (5) members
- provide for the work of the Region as detailed in the United Church Manual
- meet quarterly, in addition to special meetings as required
- receive reports from Divisions (and Committees as appropriate)
- act on recommendations brought forward to it by Divisions
- recommend to Regional Council, through its annual meeting matters for decision by Regional Council
- ensure communication of decisions made to the wider church in Region 15
- consult with General Council Office as required
- the Regional Council is responsible for appointing an Executive to do the continuing work of the Regional Council between regular meetings
- report its actions to the Regional Council for information and for inclusion in the minutes of the Regional Council
- participate in determining priorities for mission and ministry work through Mission and Service
- form appeals committees as needed
- experience in governance in The United Church of Canada
- decision making skills
- communication skills
- Racial Justice Training
Reporting to the Regional Council on a regular basis. (As often as needed or required.)