Thread: 2017 IRIS Board of Directors Nominations Committee Named

Started: 2017-08-24 14:38:29
Last activity: 2017-08-24 14:38:29
Elections for important positions on the IRIS Board of Directors will be held during the Annual IRIS Membership Meeting in New Orleans on Monday evening, December 11, 2017. The Board-appointed Nominations Committee consists of one current Board member and three community members:

Miaki Ishii (Chair)
Harvard University

Beatrice Magnani (Past Chair)
Southern Methodist University

Brian Stump
Southern Methodist University

Carl Tape
University of Alaska Fairbanks

Elections this year will be held for one Vice Chair and two Director positions, each 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. NOTE: Potential candidates for these Board positions must be sent to the Nomination Committee by Monday, October 2.

The Directors whose terms expire this year are:
Geoff Abers
Miaki Ishii
Andy Nyblade

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 11 (during the Fall AGU Meeting), you will be informed of the candidates and provided with details on the voting procedures.

Continuing Directors are:
Doug Weins (Chair) 2019
Karen Fischer 2018
Keith Koper 2018
Michael West 2018
Donna Shillington 2019
Zhigang Peng 2019

Access the list of current IRIS committees and their members here:

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

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