[OSGeo-Discuss] Nominating Jody Garnett to serve another term as an OSGeo Board member

Angelos Tzotsos gcpp.kalxas at gmail.com
Thu Oct 5 15:06:45 PDT 2017

I would like to second Jody's nomination, he is a tireless director the 
last 2 years and it has been a pleasure working with him.


On 10/06/2017 12:42 AM, Cameron Shorter wrote:
> Dear CRO,
> I would like to nominate Jody Garnett to serve on the OSGeo Board for 
> another 2 year term. If I were to select a few words to describe 
> Jody's last term I'd say that he has been:
> Impactful, insightful; inspiring to others; leading by example; 
> experienced in the ways that open source communities work; prepared to 
> tackle the less exciting problems; encouraging; practical and 
> realistic. Jody's contributions to the OSGeo board has been hugely 
> valuable to date, and I'm incredibly grateful that he has accepted to 
> run for another term.
> For background: Jody has served on the OSGeo board for 2 years, he 
> chairs the OSGeo Incubation committee, was on the FOSS4G 2007 and 
> FOSS4G 2009 organising committees, has presented regularly at 
> conferences and workshops, is on the Project Steering Committees for 
> UDig, GeoTools, GeoServer, and is a regular contributor to numerous 
> OSGeo email lists.
> Warm regards,
> Cameron Shorter

Angelos Tzotsos, PhD
Charter Member
Open Source Geospatial Foundation

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