Position: Alternate Commissioner
Term: January 2018 to December 2019, renewable
The Commissionerâ€™s Office of Athletics Canada has been in place since 2015, acting as an independent decision-maker in four areas affecting athletes â€“ carding, selection, eligibility and discipline. In addition, the Commissionerâ€™s Office hears complaints pursuant to the Athletics Canada Code of Conduct and Ethics. Justice Hugh Fraser is the Acting Commissioner.
Athletics Canada seeks an Alternate Commissioner to serve a two-year renewable term from January 2018 through December 2019.
The Alternate Commissioner will participate fully in the discussion and deliberations regarding the Commissionerâ€™s Office. The Alternate may be asked to support or replace the Acting Commissioner when there is a complex case, a conflict of interest exists, her/his primary language is better suited to the case, multiple cases are under review at the same time, or if the Acting Commissioner is unavailable.