Trustees of the Diocese of New York
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Note: Nominations for Trustee are made by the Council of the Diocese or by petition
Term: Three years; may serve two consecutive full terms, then two years off
In addition to the Bishop and Treasurer, who are ex officio members, the Trustees of the Diocese include 9 members elected by Convention (3 are elected each year for a 3-year term), and 8 members appointed by the Bishop. The Chancellor and the Chief of Finance and Operations are ex officio members without vote. The duties of the Trustees of the Diocese are enumerated in Canon 11, Sec. 6, of the Diocesan Canons. In brief, Trustees hold title to all Diocesan property and act as agent for the Diocese, including receiving referrals from the Property Support Committee for major improvements, new construction and other major capital activities. They also act as the managers of all Diocesan assets, including all financial and real properties.
Candidates (Elect three)
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