Marla Rinta

President

  • The club president is responsible for all club activities
  • Is an ex‐officio member of all committees and should offer guidance to committees in the areas of finance and planning to keep in line with club objectives
  • Calls and presides over all club meetings, including the AGM
  • Supervises all members of the club executive
  • Reviews and approves the hiring qualified Skate Canada coaches to administer our programs
  • Keeps executive current on all National, Sectional and Regional changes
  • Provides reports as required by the Vancouver Island Region, B.C./Y.T. Section and Skate Canada
  • Attends the tri‐annual Vancouver Island Region meetings in Parksville.
  • Attends the B.C./Y.T. Section AGM in Richmond
  • Is prepared to attend the National AGM (usually in Eastern Canada)
  • Attends or sends a delegate to all other meetings ‐ e.g. Presidents' meetings, B.C. Gaming meetings, Rec Centre meetings
  • Sees that the club is run under rules of:
    • Skate Canada
    • Revenue Canada
    • Labour Standards
    • B.C. Gaming Commission
    • West Shore Parks & Recreation Society
    • Societies Act
  • Provides direction and assists in the prepare registration booklets and season calendars
  • Makes available to all club members the use of the club photocopier
  • Organizes Club awards (with the Vice President)
  • Facilitates meetings regarding dispute resolution
  • Is prepared to attend all club sessions if required
  • Liaises with the Director of Skating
  • Is responsible to the Recreation Centre for the behaviour of parents, siblings, and skaters
  • Works closely with Vice‐President, Secretary and Treasurer
  • Chairs annual scheduling meeting with Executive and Coaches
  • Maintains control of club assets (storage lockers, etc.)
  • Sees that the club does an Ice Show on an agreed upon schedule
  • Makes sure club hosts an Island competition on an agreed upon basis
  • Has the best interests of the whole club in mind at all times
  • Attends skating sessions, as much as possible, to keep informed and is as available to the membership as possible. In particular, the CanSkate sessions, where the most parentassistance/information is required.