Committee Nomination 2014-15 - close 5pm Thursday 7th August


Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) Australia Inc is a member organisation whose affairs are controlled and managed by a volunteer committee, elected at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) by financial members.

Committee nominations are now open for the BOS AGM 2014. This year’s AGM will be held at 7.00pm on Monday, 8th September 2014

Venue: HLB Mann Judd
Avalon Meeting Room
Level 19 - 207 Kent Street
Sydney City NSW  2000

The committee comprises four office bearers (President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary) and up to five ordinary committee member positions.

Each member of the committee is elected to hold office until the conclusion of the following AGM and are eligible for re-election.

Committee meetings are usually held by conference call/skype every four to six weeks. Time commitment outside meetings varies according to role. 

All committee members must be financial members of BOS Australia and are expected to attend six to eight meetings annually, to take on responsibility for some operational tasks, and to participate in developing strategies to help orangutans.

The general responsibilities of the four office bearer positions are:

-    President
    Responsible for co-ordinating the group’s strategic direction and external liaison.
-    Vice President
    Responsible for assuming the President’s role in their absence
-    Treasurer
    Responsible for managing the financial affairs of the association.
-    Secretary
    Responsible for keeping record of meeting proceedings and meeting other regulatory requirements.