Hi all, just a short rectification: We have up to 2 (not 3) appointed seats in the board. So in total our board consists of 9 members: 7 elected by the general assembly and 2 appointed.
I am happy that now, with the appointment of Gabriele and Peter, we have all seats on our board filled. Best regards, Tim 2017-11-30 13:47 GMT+01:00 Tim Moritz Hector <tim-moritz.hec...@wikimedia.de >: > Dear all, > > I am delighted to announce that Wikimedia Deutschland’s Board has taken > the opportunity to appoint two new members for the first time. Dr. Gabriele > Theren and Peter Dewald are taking appointed seats in our board. > > After our general assembly decided to make way for up to 3 appointed > seats, we created a profile of skills we would like to add to the board. We > focussed on the future of Wikimedia Deutschland, strategically and > financially, and got about 60 applications. Many of them showed impressive > profiles, striving for Free Knowledge. > > We decided for Gabriele, who is a trained lawyer, mediator and serves as > department head in the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs in the German > federal state of Saxony-Anhalt. We also elected Peter who has 35 years of > expertise as managing director at Apple and the software group Sage, was > member of the board of Germany’s digital association Bitkom and has a lot > of experience in volunteer work. > > Both will be members of the board until the next election by the general > assembly in about one year. Please join me in welcoming Gabriele and Peter > to the Wikiverse. > > Best regards, > Tim Moritz Hector > > > -- > Tim Moritz Hector > Chair of the Board > Wikimedia Deutschland > _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>