Call for Expression of Interest – Hall of Fame Selection Panel
Announcement/ Apr 27

Call for Expression of Interest – Hall of Fame Selection Panel


Row Ontario is seeking expressions of interest from the Ontario Rowing Community for a position on the Hall of Fame Selection Panel.

The purpose of the Hall of Fame Selection Panel is to review Row Ontario Hall of Fame nominations and make recommendations for induction to the Row Ontario Board of Directors for ratification. We are seeking to fill four [4] positions on the Hall of Fame Selection Panel, including the Chairperson, as per the Hall of Fame Selection Panel Terms of Reference.

Qualifications – Individuals who have fair and balanced opinions with a strong understanding of the history of rowing in Ontario.

Term Lengths – The term length for all positions are for two years ending on March 31. The Chairperson and one Member at Large position to come due March 31st in odd years (e.g. 2021, 2023 etc.) and the other two Member at Large positions to come due in even years (e.g. 2020, 2022 etc.).

Appointment – The appointment of the Chairperson will be completed by the Executive Director (or delegate). The appointment of the Selection Panel Members will be completed by the Executive Director (or delegate) and the Chairperson.

Chairperson – The Chairperson will work closely with the Executive Director (or delegate) and will report the activities of the Committee to the Board through written reports.

Application Process
Interested individuals are asked to submit a letter expressing of interest to volunteer for the Hall of Fame Selection Panel. The letter will need to include a brief description why you’d like to serve on the selection panel, including what background and experience you bring that would make you an ideal candidate for a position on the panel.

If you are interested in serving as the Chairperson for the Hall of Fame Selection Panel, please include that in your expression of interest letter.

All expressions of interests are due Friday, May 8 end of business day via email to frank@rowontario.ca with “HOF Selection Panel Expression of Interest” in the subject line. All applications will be reviewed, and a decision on members of the panel will be communicated by May 31 at the latest. Please note that members of the HOF Selection Panel are not eligible for Hall of Fame induction while serving on the panel.

For more information on the Hall of Fame Selection Panel and its mandate, please review the Terms of Reference below:

Hall of Fame Selection Panel Terms of Reference