FSWO 2022 AGM Coming up -- Feb 16th, 2023 @ 7pm EST

Fire Service Women Ontario 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) and election of Board Officers and Directors will be held virtually via Zoom on Thursday February 16th, 2023 beginning at 7pm.

Anyone attending the meeting and/or wanting to exercise their vote for the election of the FSWO Board of Directors will be required to register in advance no later than Tuesday, February 14th, 2023 by sending an email to registrar@fswo.ca. A Zoom link invitation to the AGM will be sent out to all those who have registered on February 16th, 2023.

Voting By Proxy
If members are unable to attend and/or vote on board matters at the AGM they can send an email with the details of their requested proxy information. Important: A proxy may not be required for the election of Board Members if the member is able to submit their ballot within the prescribed time period.
The poll for the 2023 FSWO Board election will be open between the hours of 12:00p.m. (EST) to 12:00a.m. (EST) on February 16, 2023. Members who still wish to vote by proxy are asked to send an email to registrar@fswo.ca stating who you would like to give your proxy to. Proxy emails must be submitted no later than Tuesday February 14th, 2023 at 7:00pm.

We would like to congragulate Debbie Higgins who has been acclaimed as Treasurer.

Thank you to all who have submitted their nominations. The slate of candidates running in the election is as follows:

PositionCandidate #1Candidate #2Candidate #3
Director -
2 Positions
Mary Hindle
Hamilton Fire Services
Kate Jamesion
Canadian Armed Forces
Sofie Lasiuk
Toronto Fire Services
Student DirectorAshley Honey
Training Division
Lauren McCann
Fire & Emergency Services Training Institute
Jaclyn Stelmaszyk
Fire & Emergency Services Training Institute

Click on the following links for FSWO's Annual Reports and the Board of Director Candidates Photos and Biographies:

Agenda for FSWO 2022 AGM
FSWO 2021 AGM Minutes
FSWO's President's Report

FSWO's 2022 Treasurer's Report
FSWO's 2022 Budget
FSWO Board of Director Candidates Photos and Biographies

FSWO Election and Nomination Committee