GHI Board of Directors Seeking to Fill Vacant Board Member Position

Release Date: 
Sep 27, 2021

GHI Board of Directors Seeking to Fill Vacant Board Member Position

 

Mr. Chris Carbone resigned from the GHI Board of Directors with effect from September 24, 2021. He served as an Audit Committee member during 2020-21 and was elected to the Board last May. We thank him for his contributions to GHI.

The Board proposes to fill the vacant position in accordance with Article V. Directors §3. Vacancies of

the GHI Bylaws which state as follows:

  • Vacancies on the Board of Directors shall be filled by the remaining membership of the Board, after notice of the vacancies is publicized by the Board of Directors and a two week period is provided for submission of suggested names of candidates to the Board.
  • If a vacancy on the Board shall occur, the Board shall, by a plurality of fifty percent or more of the remaining directors of the Corporation, name a member of the Corporation to fill the vacant directorship until the next regular annual meeting of the members.

The Powers and Duties of the GHI Board of Directors are specified in the GHI bylaws and can be seen at https://www.ghi.coop/content/v-directors. GHI members who are interested in being considered for the position should inform GHI’s Management Office, no later than Tuesday October 12, 2021. This can be done either by submitting your names in writing via e-mail to mgmtoffice@ghi.coop, by regular mail or in person to Altoria Ross at GHI’s Management office, 1, Hamilton Place, Greenbelt, MD 20770.