[arin-announce] 2017 Call for Nominations: ARIN Board of Trustees and Advisory council and Number Resource Organization Number Council

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Mon Jul 17 11:12:35 EDT 2017

Nominations are being accepted now through 5:00 PM ET on Tuesday, 15 
August 2017, to fill two seats on the ARIN Board of Trustees and five 
seats on the Advisory Council, and one seat on the Number Resource 
Organization Number Council (NRO NC). Candidates are expected to serve 
three-year terms beginning 1 January 2018 and incumbents may be 
re-elected for consecutive terms.

ARIN Trustees and representatives from ARIN’s General Members in Good 
Standing are cordially invited to nominate up to three candidates for 
each open seat on the Board of Trustees and Advisory Council. A 
nominator may nominate themselves, a representative from an ARIN Member 
organization, or non-members consistent with the election guidelines.

Any individual, regardless of ARIN Member affiliation, may self-nominate 
or nominate one or more candidates to fill one seat on the Number 
Resource Organization Number Council (NRO NC). This year the ARIN Board 
of Trustees will appoint the representative prior to the ARIN Elections 

Individuals whose terms will conclude on 31 December are:
•    ARIN Board of Trustees - Timothy Denton and Bill Woodcock
•    Advisory Council -  Andrew Dul, David Farmer, Leif Sawyer, Chris 
Tacit, and Chris Woodfield
•    NRO NC member -  Kevin Blumberg

To submit a nomination now, please visit:


To view initial requirements and responsibilities of the ARIN Board of 
Trustees or Advisory Council, or the NRO NC, please visit the respective 
page below:

Board of Trustees: https://www.arin.net/about_us/bot_requirements.html

Advisory Council: https://www.arin.net/about_us/ac_requirements.html

NRO NC: https://www.arin.net/about_us/nronc_requirements.html

All nominees must confirm that they qualify and are willing to serve if 
elected and do not violate the Nomination and Appointment Conflict of 
Interest List found at:


For detailed information on the ARIN Board of Trustees and Advisory 
Council nominations procedures, please visit:


The ARIN Board of Trustees and Advisory Council elections have a 
Nomination Committee (NomCom) that is responsible for identifying, 
recruiting, and certifying a properly selected slate of candidates to be 
placed in nomination before the ARIN Membership for election, in 
accordance with ARIN Bylaws and procedures. This year’s NomCom members 
are Board of Trustees Bill Sandiford, NomCom Chair and Patrick Gilmore, 
Advisory Council and general member volunteers David Huberman and Tina 
Morris, and general member volunteers Dmitry Kohmanyuk, Orin Roberts, 
and Heather Schiller.

To learn more about ARIN’s NomCom, please visit:


As a reminder, the Voting Contact for each ARIN Member organization must 
have an ARIN Online account by Sunday, 20 August 2017, the published 
voter eligibility deadline to be eligible to vote in the 2017 ARIN 
Elections 5-13 October. ARIN Member organizations are strongly 
encouraged to certify their voter eligibility now. An Admin or Tech 
Point of Contact (POC), or current Voting Contact of an ARIN Member 
organization can view Voting Contact information by going to the 
Organization Identifiers page and selecting the appropriate Organization 
Handle in ARIN Online. For step-by-step instructions, please visit:


For questions, or to request additional information or assistance, 
please email the ARIN Member Services team at members at arin.net with your 


Wendy Leedy
Member Engagement Coordinator
American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN)
E: members at arin.net
T: 703.227.9840, ext. 834

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