2019-2020 FWCBD Board of Directors - Two Open positions
The elections for the 2019-2020 Fisherman’s Wharf Community Benefit District’s (FWCBD) Board of Directors will take place at our Annual Meeting on July 23rd, 2019.
If you are interested in nominating yourself or someone else to be considered for the slate for the upcoming ballot of FWCBD Directors, please notify Executive Director, Randall Scott, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than midnight on Monday, May 27th, 2019.
The following Directors are currently serving terms that will be expiring this year and may run for re-election for a two-year term if they choose to do so:
Sina Von Reitzenstein, PIER 39, Brandy Marts, The Franciscan Restaurant
, John Cannizzaro, Cannizzaro Properties
, Hagen Choi, Tower Tours
Christopher Christensen, B.A.L.M.A.
, Tom Creedon, Scoma's Restaurant,
Jacqueline Douglas, Wacky Jacky Sport Fishing
, Paul Miller, Boudin
Antone Sabella, Sabella Building.
There are currently two vacant spots on the board that we will be filling. The FWCBD will be accepting nominations from community members who may be interested in joining the Board of Directors or wish to nominate another member of the community for one of the vacant seats. You (or they) will be provided with an application and then a subsequent interview scheduled in June by the FWCBD’s Nomination Committee.
Should you have any questions regarding the upcoming 2019-2020 Board of Directors’ election or the process for the election, please feel free to contact Randall Scott at (415) 673-3530 or via email at email@example.com.
PROCESS FOR THE ELECTION OF THE FISHERMAN’S WHARF COMMUNITY BENEFIT DIRECTORS (FWCBD)
SECTION 1. QUALIFICATIONS (As defined in the FWCBD’s Bylaws)
A. In order to be eligible for nomination and election to the Board, a person must be:
1. A property owner that has fully paid into the Fisherman’s Wharf Community Benefit District (see Article 13 below), as approved by ordinance by the San Francisco City Council in July 2005 and as may be amended,
2. A business owner (including nonprofit organizations) that does not own commercial property in either the Fisherman’s Wharf Community Benefit District or the Portside Community Benefit District (i.e., a business owner that leases property)
3. A residential tenant that is not a property or business owner in the Fisherman’s Wharf Community Benefit District
4. An at-large community member deemed important to support the goals of the corporation.
B. Additionally, in accordance to San Francisco Business and Tax Code Regulation Section 1511(f), no less than twenty percent (20%) of the Board members shall be business owners or nonprofit organizations that do not own commercial property in the two Districts.
C. Furthermore, nominations shall be based upon active participation with the corporation including its committees, task forces and support for the purposes, policies and goals of the corporation. In addition, nominees shall only be eligible for election to those positions for which they qualify as a property owner, business tenant, residential tenant or at-large member.