Vancouver Airport Authority Board
City of Richmond Nominee
The City of Richmond is currently seeking a Nominee to the Vancouver Airport Authority Board of Directors, to serve a three-year term from May, 2020 to May, 2023.
The Vancouver Airport Authority (VAA) is a not-for-profit organization with responsibility for managing Vancouver International Airport (YVR), through a long-term lease with the Government of Canada. YVR is Canada’s second busiest airport, serving more than 26 million passengers in 2019. The Airport Authority directly employs approximately 550 staff, impacting more than 24,000 jobs throughout YVR. In 2018, YVR earned revenues of $565.1 million, and had net assets of $1.76 billion. - YVR Annual & Sustainability Report
The VAA Board is composed of up to 15 Directors, including one Director nominated by the City of Richmond. Directors are expected to exhibit the following broad characteristics:
- Integrity and accountability
- No material conflicts of interest
- Time availability as required
- Financial literacy
- Strategic insight
- Organizational governance experience
- General leadership and organizational leadership
- Risk management
- Informed judgment and collaboration
- High performance standards
- Diversity reflective of the community served by YVR
In addition, Directors may have expertise in areas directly relevant to Airport Management, to support oversight of the business conduct and activities of the YVR management team.
Directors receive a modest compensation. Currently elected representatives, or persons who are employed or under full-time contract with a government or Crown Corporation are not eligible for nomination. Persons who are not citizens of Canada or residents of British Columbia may also be ineligible for nomination.
Persons interested in this nomination are invited to submit an application form and supporting resume by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or in person/via mail to Attention: City Clerk, Richmond City Hall, 6911 No. 3 Road, Richmond, BC, V6Y 2C1, or by fax to 604-278-5139.
The deadline for applications is 4:00 pm, Wednesday, March 25, 2020.
All vacancies are advertised in the local newspapers. Application forms are available online and at the Information Counter, Main Floor, 6911 No. 3 Road, Richmond, V6Y 2C1, or by phone 604-276-4007.
For further information please contact the Office of the City Clerk at email@example.com, or at 604-276-4007.