IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING GLOVERS TRUST BOARD ELECTIONS

Wednesday 14th of September marks a significant milestone in the history of the Glovers Trust with the first AGM taking place and with it the appointment of the first democratically elected Board of Directors.

In line with the Trust processes and procedures the nomination process is now formally open to adult Trust members who would like to put themselves forward or nominate another member for election. Full details of this process can be found in polices 7, 8 and 9 here but a summary is as follows:

  • The Trust Board will be comprised of not less than 6 and no more than 10 posts, including Chairman, Vice-Chairman, Treasurer and Membership Secretary.
  • Trust members wishing to stand for election must submit a Nomination Form which must include nominations from 2 Trust members along with a manifesto of no more than 450 words.
  • All nomination forms must be received by the Trust Secretary, either by email (secretary@glovers-trust.co.uk) or post (FAO Election Working Group, Glovers Trust, PO BOX 5240, Yeovil Somerset, BA20 9FR) no later than Wednesday 31st of August 2016.
  • Nominations will be collated by an independent group and published on the Trust website in advance of the AGM.
  • Polling for the initial election will be run by the independent group and will be conducted at the AGM on Wednesday 14th of September 2016.  Proxy votes should be received in advance of this date.

Please email secretary@glovers-trust.co.uk if you have any questions regarding this process.