The Hensall District Co-op (HDC) Board of Directors consists of 10 elected members and one secretary and represents the members of the Hensall District Co-operative. They are responsible for determining the basic purpose, general direction and major objectives of the organization and approve all major policies and ensure the achievement of long-term objectives in accordance with general policy direction. The Board also appoints, directs and determines the responsibility of the CEO.
The Board of Directors meets at least once a month to deal with business matters and to review progress. At year-end, they report to the annual meeting of members on HDC sales, revenues and overall performance. At the AGM, members vote on the recommended dividend rate.
HDC directors are elected to serve a three-year term of office. The maximum time a director can serve is four continuous full terms or a total of twelve years. Specific zones have not been established for representation on the Board, however, the election of directors from across the trading area is recommended.
The Board of Directors meets the fourth Thursday of each month.
2015 HDC Board of Directors:
Standing left to right:
2014 HDC Board of Directors:
Standing left to right: Directors – Peter Dinsmore (Gorrie); Ed Mosterd (Shakespeare); Steve Jansen (Seaforth); Gerhard Eilers (Zurich); Aise Van Beets (Bayfield); Terry Vander Wal (Denfield); Jorg Genoch (Bayfield).
2013 HDC Board of Directors:
Standing left to right: Directors – Peter Dinsmore (Gorrie); Keith Strang (Hensall); Gerhard Eilers (Zurich); Steve Jansen (Seaforth); Ed Mosterd (Shakespeare); Vice-President – Gerald Hayter (Varna); Director – Jorg Genoch (Bayfield).