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Notice to Gateway Members

Invitation of Nomination by Petition

The First Annual General Meeting of Gateway Co-operative Credit Union (2017) Limited will be held on Thursday September 27, 2018. The Nominating Committee hereby invites members of the credit union to nominate suitable candidates to fill vacancies for the following:

(a) Board of Directors (BOD)

(b) Credit Committee

(c) Supervisory Committee.

Nominations from members will be accepted by petition under the following terms and conditions:

1. Nominations to fill vacancies on the Board of Directors, Credit and Supervisory Committees must be duly signed by at least twenty-five (25) members and submitted to the Nominating Committee for consideration

2. Candidates nominated will be interviewed by the Nominating Committee to determine suitability to fill vacancies.

3. Each nomination must be accompanied by a statement of qualifications and biographical data of the nominee and must be signed by the nominee stating that he/she is in agreement with the nomination and will serve if elected to office.

4. A member seeking to hold office shall be disqualified if he/she:-
a) fails to satisfy the Registrar and/or the Supervisor that, he/she is a fit and proper person to perform corporate management functions;
b) has a dormant or inactive account for six months and over;
c) is a member for less than six (6) months;
d) is delinquent at the time of the Nominating Committee’s deliberations.

A copy of the Petition Form is available at all offices of Gateway (Montego Bay and Lucea) and on the website at: Nomination by Petition should be placed in a SEALED envelope marked: “CONFIDENTIAL: Petition to Nominating Committee - Gateway” and submitted to any office of Gateway Co-operative Credit Union (2017) Limited.

Closing date for receiving nominations by petition is July 23, 2018 NO NOMINATION WILL BE TAKEN FROM THE FLOOR AT THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING. Dated this 4th day of July 2018.