TNDC News

2017

27
Jun

TNDC Board of Directors – Invitation for Expressions of Interest

Tahltan Nation Development Corporation (TNDC) is inviting Expressions of Interest (EOI) from Tahltan members who wish to be considered for appointment to the TNDC Board of Directors.

The TNDC Board is comprised of nine (9) directors which includes the Chair, Vice-chair and seven (7) Board Members. In 2017, the terms of the Chair and three (3) Board members will expire. While these individuals may seek a further term on the Board, the Shareholders of TNDC will also consider applications to appoint new or returning Board members. 

The Shareholders have asked TNDC to coordinate the gathering of Expressions of Interest for the TNDC Board. The Shareholders intend to hold a Shareholders Meeting before September 2017 to appoint the four Board positions which will become vacant. 

The following summarizes the appointment procedure and some of the factors that will be considered:

  • Please submit your EOI by 4:00 pm on August 15, 2017. Only those who submit an EOI will be considered.
  • The shareholders make the final decision on TNDC Board appointments.
  • All TNDC Board members are of Tahltan ancestry.
  • TNDC Board members generally do not include individuals who are elected or appointed to a Tahltan political body.
  • Directors serve a two-year term and may be reappointed for additional terms at the discretion of the Shareholders.
  • The TNDC Board requires a specific skills mix, which includes professional level corporate law, financial management, telecommunications, project management (heavy construction, light industry, residential), industrial health & safety, forestry, reclamation & environment, road construction & maintenance. Other skills and experience will be considered.

If you are interested in serving on the TNDC Board or have questions, please complete and send your EOI to Peter Arendt, TNDC CEO at parendt@tndc.ca, and include any other information you feel beneficial. 

Download the TNDC Board of Directors Expression of Interest Form.

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  • We’ve had many projects in Tahltan territory through our Rescan Tahltan Environmental Consultants (RTEC) partnership, and the experience has been excellent. TNDC’s management team has been an honorable and knowledgeable group to work with. They always look at ways to make things work, and we have developed lasting friendships. It’s been an honour to work together.
    Clem Pelletier
    former CEO, Rescan Group
  • We established the Tahltan Macro Industries Joint Venture with TNDC in 2009. Macro is very satisfied with the relationship we have with TNDC. The company has a reputation of being a solid and reputable business corporation, that emphasizes value added partnerships and business developments. We look forward to working with TNDC in future opportunities.
    Darcy Friesen
    Manager of Business Development & Special Projects, Macro Industries
  • We’ve completed a number of projects though our FrontierMEDEX Tahltan Ltd. partnership since we became a partner back in 2007. It’s been extremely positive. TNDC has been terrific to work with and we’re looking forward to continuing to build the business partnership.
    Ryan Steil
    Past General Manger, Canada, FrontierMEDEX Canada Ltd.
  • I’ve worked in several areas during my 11+ years with TNDC, and it’s been a great company to work for. It is well run, well respected, and has played a vital role in the growth and stability of the Nation. It’s a great source of pride and resource for the Tahltan people, and I’m proud to be a part of it.
    Carol Danielson
    Accounts Manager, TNDC
  • Ledcor recognized the benefits offered through the Tahltan’s local expertise and experience, and welcomed the opportunity to involve community members in projects. We established Tahltan-Ledcor Joint Venture back in 1991 when we managed construction on the Eskay Creek mine. We value the partnership with TNDC and look forward to the opportunities ahead within Tahltan traditional territory.
    Rodger McLean
    Past Business Development & Aboriginal Relations Manager, Ledcor
  • TNDC is successful because of the dedicated staff and skilled workers. The support of the Tahltan leaders and the TNDC board is crucial to the success of the company. Being President of TNDC has been the most rewarding job in my career. I look forward to my continuing involvement with all of the staff.
    Bill Adsit
    Past President, TNDC