The RDEK Board of Directors during the board’s Swearing In Ceremony on Thursday

Gay continues as RDEK board chair

Electoral Area C Director Rob Gay will continue on as Chair of the Regional District of East Kootenay for 2015.

Electoral Area C Director Rob Gay will continue on as Chair of the Regional District of East Kootenay for 2015.

“I am honoured to be re-elected as Chair,” says Gay. “I look forward to working with our new and returning directors on our current priorities and identifying new opportunities during our strategic priorities planning session in April.” This will be the Electoral Area C Director’s fourth term as RDEK Chair. He has been on the Board since 2005.

Electoral Area F Director Wendy Booth was re-elected as Vice Chair for a third term. “I want to thank the Board for its support,” says Booth. “It is a position I really do enjoy. I’m looking forward to working with Chair Gay and the CAO in the best interests of the organization.”

The Board Chair and Vice Chair are elected annually.

In addition, the RDEK Board of Directors has been sworn into office. The Directors were sworn in during a special ceremony on Thursday (December 11th) afternoon in the RDEK Board Room. The election of the Chair and Vice Chair took place during the regular RDEK Board Meeting.