YRDSB Seeks One Volunteer Audit Committee Member

Aurora, ON - York Region District School Board is seeking one community member with financial expertise and business knowledge to serve on its audit committee for a three-year term effective September 13, 2024.

The primary role of the audit committee is to assist the Board of Trustees in fulfilling its duties related to governance and oversight. The audit committee is comprised of three trustees and two independent members drawn from the community at large. The committee meets at least three times a year, plus ad hoc meetings as required.

Candidate Eligibility

Applicants must be a York Region resident and have an accounting designation, as well as sufficient accounting and senior financial management expertise to understand public sector accounting and auditing standards. The applicant must not be a current employee or officer of the board or of any other district school board or school authority. The applicant must not have a parent, child or spouse currently employed by the board.

Submission of Applications

Qualified candidates interested in serving on the audit committee are invited to submit a letter of interest and resume by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 8, 2024 to:

     Janna Lagaev, Comptroller, Accounting and Financial Services 

     York Region District School Board

     Email address: finance.services@yrdsb.ca 

 

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