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Voters’ Kit for the 2021 Election to the NRC/RO RCO Group Executive

January 2021

Following the close of nominations on December 4, 2020, the following members expressed their willingness to serve as representatives on the NRC / RO RCO Group Executive. The term of office for the members elected to the NRC / RO RCO Group Executive shall be two (2) years.

You will find enclosed your personal ballot key.

This year, we will be electing 6 members-at-large to the NRC / RO RCO group executive for a two (2) year term each.

Please read all materials carefully to ensure that your vote will be counted. To review candidate profile please click on their name. 





Syed Bukhari

Catherine Cheung 

Simon Drouin 

Abraham Gomez Vidales 

Stephan Grosse

Chun-Te (Alex) Ko 

Michael Peddle 

Louis Poirier 

Jewelle Simth-Johnson 


This is your voter’s kit for the election of the NRC / RO RCO Group Executive Member. Voting will be by electronic means only. You will be receiving by email your electronic ballot key on January 8, 2021.

Please read all materials carefully to ensure that your vote gets counted.


Members in good standing of PIPSC in the NRC / RO RCO Group are eligible to vote in their respective regional election and all member-at-large positions. 

Résumés Submitted By Candidates

All candidates were invited to submit résumés, of 200 words or less, stating their experience/objectives. The résumés of candidates for the positions you are eligible to vote for can be viewed on the PIPSC Web site when you go to submit your electronic vote.

NOTE: The résumés submitted have been reproduced without corrections. The translated versions were produced by PIPSC translators.

This Election Procedures will be done in accordance with the NRC / RO RCO Group Constitution and By-Laws. The Constitution and By-Laws are available on the PIPSC Web site at

Deadline for receipt of ballots: February 5, 2021 (noon, Ottawa time)

The Election Committee: Carsen Banister (Chair), Jackie Lo and Raman Pall