Four members stood for election this year and the results are as follows:
Sally Clark has therefore been re-elected as a Director of Council for a further three years from 11 October.
The Council is the governing body of the IIA and is responsible for managing the business and affairs of the IIA. Its role is strategic, while day-to-day management of the organisation is delegated to the Chief Executive. The Council is responsible for:
Council members need to have the ability to work in a team and to critically analyse all matters. They need to have sound independent judgement. They should also have the ability to participate positively and constructively within meetings.
It is essential that they are willing and able to put in the time required. They should be active in the profession and ideally should also be active in the IIA. Council members must support the aims and objectives of the IIA.
The Council is comprised of a maximum of 15 directors. There may be up to four categories of director at any one time:
The sectors represented by Council should reflect the composition of the membership. The current directors are from the following sectors:
The nine elected Directors of Council are all voting members of the IIA. They are nominated and elected by voting IIA members.
The Council includes up to five Directors at large and up to three Co-opted Directors. Directors at Large are voting IIA members nominated by Council and elected by members at the AGM; Co-opted Directors are appointed by the Council and need not be IIA members.
The President, Deputy President and Chair of the Audit Committee are nominated from the existing Directors by the Council.