Thread: 2016 IRIS Board of Directors Nominations Committee Named

Started: 2016-09-06 20:21:25
Last activity: 2016-09-06 20:21:25
Forwarded on behalf of:
Leslie Linn
IRIS Consortium

Elections for important positions on the IRIS Board of Directors will be held during the Annual IRIS Membership Meeting in San Francisco on Monday evening, December 12, 2016.

This year, elections will be held for one Chair and two Director positions, all with a term of three years.

All Member Representatives are encouraged to contact the Nominations Committee to provide suggestions for candidates for the open positions.

The Board-appointed Nominations Committee consists of one current Board member and three community members:

Beatrice Magnani (Chair)
Southern Methodist University

Michael Wysession (Past Chair)
Washington University in St. Louis

Susan Beck
University of Arizona

Colleen Dalton
Brown University

The Directors whose terms expire this year are: Anne Meltzer (Chair)
Beatrice Magnani
Jeff McGuire

As described in the elections procedures of the By Laws, the nominations committee "shall prepare a slate of one or more nominees for each Director position to be filled.” Prior to the Annual IRIS Membership Meeting on Monday, December 12 (during the Fall AGU Meeting), you will be informed of the candidates and provided with details on the voting procedures.

Continuing Directors are:
Geoff Abers (Vice Chair) 2017
Maiki Ishii 2017
Andy Nyblade 2017
Karen Fischer 2018
Keith Koper 2018
Michael West 2018

View a list of current IRIS committee members here:

Thank you for your continued involvement in the activities of your Consortium.

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