6 Journalists Elected To CAJ Board of Directors
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The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) announced the election of its new board of directors for the 2021-2023 term.
The new board members are:
Eilís Quinn—Quebec representative
Cecil Rosner—National representative
Omayra Issa—Saskatchewan representative
Olivia Bowden—National representative
Fatima Syed—National representative
and Jason Markusoff—Alberta representative.
CAJ board member Susana Mas announced she would be stepping down from her national representative seat for personal reasons, the CAJ said.
In accordance with CAJ bylaws, the board voted in favour of appointing Olivia Bowden, the candidate with the third-highest number of votes, to fill the seat until the end of Susana’s term in 2022.
The CAJ board met for our annual meeting this past weekend and planned 🔥 advocacy efforts, 💣 membership perks, and most importantly an in-person 2022 Montreal conference and awards celebration!
Prepare yourselves & join us: https://t.co/yRDMIcua6G
P.S. Our squad > your squad pic.twitter.com/lp8krnqJCo
— Canadian Association of Journalists (@caj) June 21, 2021