Vice President (Hespeler Minor Hockey Association)

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Vice President



The Vice President is elected by members at the Annual General Meeting. He/She shall assist the President in the general supervision of the Association. He/She shall perform the duties of the President in his/her absence and organize and chair the discipline committee.

Skills/Attributes recommended:   The candidate should have exceptional communication and mediation skills, strong organizational and leadership skills, a solid knowledge of hockey, a thorough understanding of the HMHA constitution, rules of operation, harassment and abuse policy and OMHA rules and regulations and be reliable, flexible and respectful. 


Have or be willing to obtain Speak-out/prevention services certification.

Have or be willing to obtain a Police record check.

Sign and abide by any code of conduct adopted by the executive.

Time Commitment:

Time commitment is heaviest at the beginning and end of the season. At those times 5-10 hours a week or more would be required. Throughout the season it can average to 3-4 hours not counting attending games. More hours required when discipline issues arise.

Specific duties:

  • Promote the image of the association and of the sport of hockey within the community.
  • Ensure that the interests of the general membership are given due and adequate consideration in all activities carried out by the board.
  • Oversee all aspects of the police record check process including maintaining an up to date spreadsheet
  • Oversee all aspects of the discipline committee including investigating of complaints, coordinating meetings and hearings, recruiting members if a committee is required, and communicating the decisions made to the Board of Directors and all parties affected.
  • Step into the role of President during any absence and carry on the duties as assigned
  • Attend the Annual General Meeting of the OMHA each June and the Tri County AGM or any regular meeting of Tri County if required.
  • Attend Olympics games and be available to hand out awards in the on ice ceremony following medal games
  • Check mail slot in the office on a regular basis and respond where required