Join the BCDHA Board of Directors
June 13, 2024

The British Columbia Dental Hygienists’ Association (BCDHA) is seeking nominations for passionate individuals to join our Board of Directors. We are currently looking for a dedicated member to represent the Fraser Valley region and contribute to the advancement of the dental hygiene profession in British Columbia.

How to submit

Please send your name and bio to board@bcdha.com. Nominations are open until 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, June 27, 2023.

About the BCDHA Board

  • BCDHA Directors attend four two-day meetings per year that are usually held in September, December, February and May. Some meetings are held virtually, others are face-to-face (usually in the Lower Mainland).
  • Board Directors receive a daily honorarium for their participation in Board meetings, in addition to any expenses incurred.
  • Interested candidates must be full or life members of BCDHA and must submit a completed nomination form.
  • Any full or life member in good standing that lives or works in the identified regions for which an election is being held, may nominate him/herself or another full or life member (also from that region). Any full or life member in good standing may accept the nomination. All nominees must agree, in writing, to let their name stand for election.

Key Roles

  • Represents dental hygiene leadership provincially and nationally.
  • Develops, maintains, and strengthens the link between the Association and the members.
  • Produces written governing policies.
  • Assures successful Executive Director Performance.
  • Develops Position Statements that publicly express the Association’s views on relevant issues.
  • Meets with government, partners and stakeholders as needed.
  • Determines the recipients of BCDHA’s key awards.
  • Determines Board appointments to external bodies and committees.
  • Determines fees for Dental Hygiene Services Guide.