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Gentoo Foundation Board of Trustees Election, February 2009

1.  Election


The purpose of this election is to choose two members for the Gentoo Foundation Board of Trustees. More information about their roles and duties can be found in the Gentoo Foundation Charter. Archives of the gentoo-nfp mailing list contain most recent information about progress of this election. If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact the election officials.

Officials running this election are Łukasz Damentko, Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto and Alec Warner. The infrastructure contact for this election is Shyam Mani.

You can contact officials via e-mail or visit #gentoo-trustees or #gentoo-elections on Freenode.

Time table

Four weeks for nominations and four weeks for voting:

  • Nominations: 2008-02-01 00:00 UTC to 2008-02-28 23:59 UTC
  • Voting 2008-03-02 00:00 UTC to 2008-03-29 23:59 UTC



  • Anyone may nominate
  • Nominations should happen on the gentoo-nfp mailing list
  • To run in the election, you have to accept your nomination on the same mailing list
  • Only people who were members of the Gentoo Foundation at the recording date (set to 2009-01-11 by Trustees) are eligible to run. Matthew Summers prepared the list of all eligible members.

Table of nominees:

Nominee Status Links
Christina Fullam Accepted
Matthew Summers Accepted Quantumsummers Gentoo Foundation Manifesto
Patrick Lauer Accepted
Robin H. Johnson Accepted
Richard Freeman
Tobias Scherbaum
Mike Frysinger
Ned Ludd
Wernfried Haas Declined
Steve Dibb Declined
Fabian Groffen Declined
Ciaran McCreesh Declined
Ferris McCormick Declined
Łukasz Damentko Declined
Deedra M. Waters Declined
Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto Declined
Roy Bamford Declined

If you think you see a mistake in this table, please contact the election officials.


Page updated February 28, 2009

Summary: This page contains all the information about upcoming elections for the Gentoo Board of Trustees.

Łukasz Damentko

Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto

Shyam Mani
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