DA Toronto Leadership:
Join us at 7 pm on March 9, 2021 for the Democrats Abroad Toronto AGM. We will be announcing the result of our 2021 Board elections and taking nominations from the floor for open positions. We will also be celebrating everything we achieved in 2020. Please see the candidate statements below for the various Board member positions we will be electing.
Voting will be taking place electronically, and the Nominations and Election Committee will circulate ballots in advance of the AGM. Keep an eye out in your email for your ballot. RSVP Here for the AGM.
Volunteer for a role that could help shape America. Deadline for nominations: January 22
Info Session on January 17th, 1:30 pm - info & RSVP here
Term: starting March 8, 2021 for two years, ending approximately March 2023.
Eligibility: All currently registered members of Democrats Abroad Canada who are members of the Toronto Chapter are eligible unless prohibited (i.e., term limits) per the Democrats Abroad Canada by laws. Current members of Democrats Abroad Canada who live in one of the regions of Durham, Peel, and York are eligible for the regional position in which they live.
Nomination Deadline: January 22, 2021
Nomination Process: Self-nomination forms must be submitted with a candidate statement via the Nominations Google Form link: https://forms.gle/rjaUF1wgdK4m4z346
Please contact the Nominations and Elections Committee if you require accommodation in submitting a nomination form, [email protected]
A speed networking and leadership development workshop
Always wanted to get involved politically but not sure where to start? Democrats Abroad is a global organization with groups all around the world representing and organizing Americans. Learn how you can have an impact!
The Asian American & Pacific Islander Caucus and the Hispanic Caucus invite you to a speed networking and leadership development workshop.
The workshop will:
- Introduce you to the Democrats Abroad organization at its different levels and corresponding leaders,
- Review the wide variety of volunteer roles available and their commitments in terms of time and responsibility,
- Clarify and demystify how any member can run for office within Democrats Abroad.
There will be three online sessions, each 1.5 hours, held at a time that is convenient for each region:
Each session will showcase four different Democrats Abroad Leaders, one for each of the Global, Regional, and Country levels, and one from a country without a Country Chapter from the region, interspersed with breakout rooms where you can engage in speed networking and discussions.
- Country-Committee leader:Quyen Nguyen, Chair, DA Colombia
- Non-Affiliated leader: Asha Subas, Chair, Global Election Committee
- Regional leader: Roz Reymers, Non-Country Committee Coordinator, Americas Region
- Global leader: Julia Bryan, Global DA Chair
Read the Candidate Statements for the Board elections here. We will be taking nominations from the floor at the meeting for positions without a candidate.