The ONF bylaws provide for an elected seat to be filled by a representative from an ONF Member company.
Current Member Holding This Position
|ONF at-large board member||One Year, with elections in Q4||George Tchaparian , Edge-Core Networks (term ends Dec '19)|
The vote to fill this position is held annually. The election process has these main steps:
A majority is required to win the election (someone must receive > 50% of cast ballots). If no nominee has a majority of the vote, a runoff election will be held between the top two candidates.
|October 7, 2019||ONF builds preliminary Voting Community list based on identified Primary Representatives from each Member company.|
|October 11||Open nominations|
Notify membership of upcoming vote so companies have an opportunity to confirm and adjust their registered Primary Representative
|October 11-21||Periodic reminders to update Primary representative|
|October 31||Close Nominations|
Close opportunity for companies up update their Primary Representative
|November 4||Get out the vote - ballot sent to Primary Representative from each member company|
|November 15||First Round of Voting Ends. If no nominee has a majority of the vote, a runoff election will be held with the top two candidates.|
|November 19||Runoff Election Opened For Voting|
|November 25, 2019||Board Member Announced for 2020 term, and invited to Dec'19 board meeting to observe and to all 2020 meetings|
Board member elected for 2020 George Tchaparian , Edge-Core Networks (term ends Dec '20)