Posted by Peter Tanner | August 29, 2012
We're coming up on the date for OpenNTF's
annual election for the Board of Directors. We need to elect new Directors
by October 13. 2012. The nomination period for the elections is September
4th to 21st.
According to the OpenNTF Bylaws, there
are two categories of Directors:
Members - who represent OpenNTF's
31 corporate Members. There are nine Member Directors, and the terms of
four of them are about to expire although they may stand for re-election.
The Member Directors whose terms are about to expire are:
- Sean Burgess
- Stuart McIntyre
- Per Henrik Lausten
- Justin Hill
OpenNTF Members need to elect four Member
representatives for two year terms as Member Directors.
Contributors - who represent
OpenNTF Contributors. There are three Contributor Directors elected on
an annual basis. Again, the incumbents may stand for re-election. They
- Niklas Heidloff
- Rene Winkelmeyer
- Elijah Lapson.
Any OpenNTF Contributors (ie, someone
covered by an ICLA or CCLA) is eligible to run. The Contributor population
needs to nominate and elect three Contributor Directors.
The nomination period is Sept 4th -
21st. Please send your nominations to IP-Manager@openntf.org.
Distribution of candidate statements from Sept 24th - 29th.Member statements
will be circulated to all OpenNTF Members, and Contributor statements will
be posted on the OpenNTF blog.
Voting from October 1st to 5th, 2012.
If there are any questions, please do
not hesitate to let me know.