By Heather VanCura on Apr 14, 2011
This week marks the beginning of the 2011 JCP Executive Committee (EC) Special Election!
There are 4 open EC seats that will be filled during this Special Election. There are 3 seats on the SE/EE EC (2 ratified, 1 elected) and 1 seat on the ME EC (elected). See below for more details.
The nominations phase of the election began on Tuesday--the PMO accepts nominations from the Community for a period of 2 weeks.
The nomination phase for this special election, where every eligible JCP member can self-nominate for the 2 open elected seats (1 on SE/EE EC, 1 on ME EC) is open until Monday, 25 April. You must use your election login credentials that were sent to the primary contact of every eligible JCP member via email. Following the nomination period, the ballot will be open for voting by the JCP program membership from 26 April - 9 May. Results will be published on Tuesday, 10 May.
Summary of Special Election seats:
Doug Lea's ratified seat (term ends 2013)
Apache's ratified seat (term ends 2013)
Tim Peierls' elected seat (term ends 2012)
Sony-Ericsson's elected seat (term ends 2011)
Special Election Timeline:
Nominations open: 12-25 April
Ballot open: 26 April - 9 May
Results published/new EC member effective date: 10 May
See the JCP election page for more details: http://jcp.org/en/whatsnew/elections