2020 Board Election and AGM Results
October 16, 2020

Congratulations to the following individuals, who were all elected to serve on the Saskatoon Co-op Board of Directors at the Annual General Meeting on October 15, 2020:

• Graham Addley (361 votes) - elected to a three-year term
• Norm Bemis (325 votes) - elected to a three-year term
• Donna Crockett (329 votes) - elected to a three-year term
• Ron Frey (321 votes) - elected to a one-year term
• David Thieme (313 votes) - elected to a one-year term

Thank you to Patricia Atkinson (295 votes) for pursuing a Director position on the Board.

Meet your new 2020 Board of Directors:

Graham Addley
Gordon Bedient
Norm Bemis
Carroll Chubb
Donna Crockett
Ron Frey
Nathan Holowaty
Erika Ritchie
(currently on leave)
David Thieme

A Resolution from the Board was presented and defeated by the membership.

A Bylaw Amendment was proposed and accepted by the membership.

More than 700 members attended the first virtual AGM held by Saskatoon Co-op, and over 750 comments and questions were submitted throughout the evening.

Thank you to all members and guests who participated, and for your ongoing support of Saskatoon Co-op!

AGM 2020 Voting Results

Adopt Agenda – 487 members cast votes / 98.36% in favour
Approval of minutes – 486 members cast votes / 97.94% in favour
Approval of Auditors – 513 members cast votes / 93.96% in favour
Approval of Bylaw – 544 members cast votes / 86.58% in favour
Question to halt resolution debate and proceed with voting – 562 members cast votes / 77.4% in favour
Approval of Resolution – 562 members cast votes / 44.84% in favour
Approval of 2 – 1 year Director Terms – 528 members cast votes / 89.20% in favour
Election of Directors – 598 members participated / 1944 of 2990 eligible votes were received
Motion to Destroy Ballots – 530 members cast votes / 87.92% in favour
Motion to Adjourn – 278 members cast votes / 93.88% in favour