[OSGeo-Discuss] Election 2017 Board of Directors elections results

Suchith Anand Suchith.Anand at nottingham.ac.uk
Thu Oct 26 13:27:25 PDT 2017

Greetings to the OSGeo Board. I want to thank  everyone who stood for the elections and for volunteering your services for our Foundation. Thank you to all our OSGeo Board directors from over the years who all contributed to the growth of our Foundation. 

Thank you to Vasile who did huge work as CRO. 

Let us keep focus on our efforts to empower everyone with open geo principles  to help create a world that is more accessible, equitable and full of innovation and opportunities for everyone.

May the FOSS be with everyone...

Best wishes,


From: Discuss <discuss-bounces at lists.osgeo.org> on behalf of Vasile Craciunescu <vasile at geo-spatial.org>
Sent: 26 October 2017 8:08 PM
To: OSGeo Discussions; charter-members at lists.osgeo.org
Subject: [OSGeo-Discuss] Election 2017 Board of Directors elections results

Dear OSGeo community,

These are the results from the 2017 elections for the 5 open
seats of the OSGeo Board of Directors. The results in alphabetical
order are:

* Astrid Emde
* Jody Garnett
* Jeff McKenna
* Helena Mitasova
* María Arias de Reyna

Thanks to all candidates to ongoing through the elections process.
Election figures are:

* Membership: 390
* Valid votes: 308
* Not finished votes: 5
* Not voted: 77

There were no scores to arbitrate. One candidate withdraw during the
voting period. A final position is expected from the candidate ASAP.
Thank you all who voted!!

The complete resulting Board (wiki order) for 2017/2018 is:

* Vasile Craciunescu
* Maria Antonia Brovelli
* Michael Smith
* Angelos Tzotsos
* Astrid Emde
* Jody Garnett
* Jeff McKenna
* Helena Mitasova
* María Arias de Reyna

Personally I just want to express my joy for the excellent scores of our
ladies candidates, elected or not.

Please congratulate the new OSGeo Directors!

My job as CRO is almost finished now, I will update the wiki with the
detailed results (CSV with every vote and the timestamp) as soon as

CRO 2017

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