Members Running for the BFCC Election

July 25, 2018 - 10:48 pm

Subsequent to the nominating committee’s recommendations, other nominations were filed and received by the Secretary by June 1, 2018.


The Bichon Frise Club of Canada Board of Directors hereby officially calls an election for the following positions:   


  • Marilyn Torrance
  • Heather Wippler

Vice President

  • Dale Hunter
  • Kathy Martin


  • Carolyne Cybulsky
  • Dolleen Strum


  • Sandy Greenway
  • Bernice Lucas

Ontario Directors

  • Marcel Bourgon
  • Sue Fenton
  • Juergen Wippler

British Columbia Director

  • Pat McAllister
  • Stephanie Toom

As stated in our bylaws, a BFCC member who meets the following criteria will be sent an election package which has been sent out by our Returning Officer, Mr. Thom Nesbitt.  The package includes voting instructions and deadline, ballot, ballot envelope and a pre-stamped return envelope addressed to the Returning Officer.

Voting Eligibility

In order to vote, the BFCC bylaws state that you must be:

  • An Ordinary Member in good standing in the BFCC, and
  • A Resident of Canada.

(Note: 'A resident' is defined by the CKC & Federal Government as 'a person who is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident and whose principle residence is in Canada for a total of at least six (6) months during any calendar year'.)

The results of the election will be announced at a Special Meeting of the Bichon Frise Club of Canada in accordance with the bylaws, and  all members will be notified of the details of that meeting in accordance with the bylaws.

On behalf of the BFCC Board,

Sharyn Lucas

BFCC acting Vice-President