Kubuntu Council re-election results
yofel at gmx.net
Thu Sep 10 07:31:00 UTC 2015
The nomination period for the new council members ended yesterday, with these
- Aaron Honeycutt
- Clay Weber
- Ovidiu-Florin Bogdan
as that matches the number of open seats, there will be no voting, so everyone
please welcome our 3 new council members.
As previously announced, the membership of the other council members will be
adjusted to end one year from now, and the new members will start a regular 2
On Thursday 03 September 2015 22:58:08 Philip Muskovac wrote:
> Dear community,
> as another Kubuntu Council member decided to step down from his position
> today, the council is down to 3 people which is the minimum required amount
> of members to make any decisions.
> With this, we immediately need to elect 3 new kubuntu council members to
> keep the council functional. If this will not be possibly for whatever
> reason, the council will be disbanded, at which point we will inform you of
> the further proceedings.
> As this is an out-of-schedule election and the terms of the remaining
> council members don't match, the election will proceed as follows:
> The remaining members of the Kubuntu Council are:
> - Philip Muskovac
> - Valorie Zimmermann
> - Myriam Schweingruber
> their council membership will be set to expire one year after the voting
> period is over.
> The new council members will start a regular 2 year term.
> As in the past, the election will be conducted using CIVS (Condorcet
> Internet Voting Service - http://www.cs.cornell.edu/andru/civs.html ). The
> top three ranking vote recipients will be elected.
> Nomination period: Now to 2015-09-09
> Ballot Preparation: 2015-09-09 2015-09-10
> Voting Period: 2015-09-10 to 2015-09-17
> End Poll/Results Announced: 2015-09-18
> New Term Begins: 2015-09-18
> All Kubuntu Members ( https://launchpad.net/~kubuntu-members/+members ) are
> eligible to be nominated and to vote. If you have a public email address
> in Launchpad, you need take no further action to receive your voting
> ballot. If you do not have a public email address, please contact me
> offlist with the address you'd like your ballot sent to, otherwise you will
> be unable to vote.
> All Kubuntu members are eligible. The Kubuntu Council is intended to
> represent all of the Kubuntu community. Applications from involved non-
> developers are encouraged. If you are nominating someone else, please
> confirm their willingness to serve before nominating them. Nominations
> should be done in public via either kubuntu-users or kubuntu-devel mailing
> lists. If there is some extraordinary reason that precludes that, contact
> me directly.
> The Kubuntu Council is the leadership body of Kubuntu. Members of the
> council are expected to be active in Kubuntu. The Kubuntu Council has
> three primary roles: - Approve development plans for future Kubuntu
> - Approve Kubuntu membership applications
> - Resolve disputes within the Kubuntu project
> The time commitment is not large. Meetings are generally only once every
> several months and conducted via IRC.
> If there are questions, you can contact me (preferably) via this mailing
> list or (if really necessary) via direct mail. I can also be found on
> Freenode IRC in #kubuntu or #kubuntu-devel, nickname: yofel
> Philip Muskovac
> Kubuntu Council
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