Annual General Meeting Announcement

Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held Monday, May 14 at 7pm

Arts on the Ave Edmonton Society (AOTA) is holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Monday, May 14 at 7:00 pm at The Carrot Community Arts Coffeehouse. We are pleased to welcome Bob Layton, an award-winning editorial news director from 640 CHED and Corus Entertainment, as our guest speaker for this year's AGM.  

Members must have purchased membership 30 days prior to the AGM in order to vote. You can purchase or renew your memberships online or in person at The Carrot Community Arts Coffeehouse (9351-118 Avenue, Edmonton). 

Nominations to the Board

The AOTA Nominating Committee is looking for interested members to join the Board. If you are interested in serving, please read on.

Requirements to sit on the Board

  • You must have an interest in the arts and a belief in neighbourhood renewal
  • You must be a member at least 30 days before the May 14, 2018 AGM
  • You must submit a letter and phone numbers of two references to AOTA president: Jon Jon Rivero by April 30, 2018, two weeks before the AGM.
  • A nomination letter can contain a resume or any other information you think pertinent to a board position.
  • You can be nominated by another AOTA member; self-nominations are accepted. Nominations from the floor of the AGM are not accepted.
  • The nominations committee will hold an interview or phone interview with all candidates.
  • The nominations committee will make recommendations for board membership to the AGM; these nominations must be voted on.
  • Board membership is immediate at AGM.


If you are interested, please visit and read the mission, mandate and goal statements to get a better understanding of what the board of AOTA does.