New OVHLA president and call for nominations!

As some of you may know, Jessie Cunningham has stepped down as OVHLA president, as she has accepted a new position in Toronto.  We wish Jessie all the best in her new role!

As of Wednesday February 10th, Alex Hickey has accepted the position of OVHLA president and stepped down from her role as OVHLA secretary.  We are putting a call out to any member who is interested in joining the executive as OVHLA secretary for a 2 year term.

For more information, or to submit your name for consideration, please contact Jennifer Skuce, Cait Ford or Alex Hickey.

Please make sure to submit your name or nomination by February 19th, 2016.

OVHLA Executive Council Election – Call for Nominations.

The Ottawa Valley Health Libraries Association will be holding elections for positions on the Executive Committee. This is an excellent opportunity to develop your leadership skills, broaden your professional horizons and experience, and learn from your colleagues. The Ottawa Valley Health Libraries Association (OVHLA) Executive is currently seeking nominations for the following positions:

1. President (for the period Sept 2015 to Sept 2017, 2 year term); and

2. Secretary (for the period Sept 2015 to Sept 2017, 2 year term).

All nominations must be submitted no later than September 21st, 2015. The Election will be held at the OVHLA’s Annual General Meeting on September 24th. Results will be announced shortly thereafter.

For more information on the responsibilities of each position or, to submit a nomination, or for any other details, please contact Jessie Cunningham, President, OVHLA, at:, 613-725-9965 ext 872.