From: Russell Steinthal
Subject: Procedures/Timeline for 2001 GNOME Foundation Elections
Date: Mon, 22 Oct 2001 23:03:05 -0400
The GNOME Foundation Membership & Elections Committee is proud to
announce the beginning of the 2001 elections for the Foundation's
Board of Directors. All eleven spots on the Board are up for
election. A description of the role of the Board can be found at
If you are interested in running for election, you may nominate
yourself by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with
your name, e-mail address, corporate affiliation (if any), and a
description of why you'd like to serve. You should also send a
summary of your candidacy announcement (75 words or less) to
The deadline for announcing candidacies is November 8, 2001. The
election itself will be held by e-mail from November 13-November 20.
It's also not to late to register as a GNOME Foundation member;
applications received prior to November 8 will be eligible to vote and
stand in this election.
For full details, please see the newly updated elections procedures
If you have any questions, please direct them to the committee at
email@example.com or to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The GNOME Foundation Membership & Elections Committee:
Russell Steinthal Columbia Law School, Class of 2002
Columbia College, Class of 1999
UNIX System Administrator, nj.org