Candidates are solicited for three seats on the Readium Foundation Board of Directors. Any Readium Foundation member organization in good standing is eligible to nominate an employee as a candidate. The three Directors whose seats are up for election this cycle (Micah Bowers, Hadrien Gardeur, and Bill McCoy) are all eligible to stand for re-election for a second full term according to the Foundation bylaws.
If you would like to stand for election in this cycle, please submit a brief self-nomination statement to firstname.lastname@example.org by February 28, 2016. Typically, a candidate statement would include a brief biography, and potentially reasons for running for the position and/or general vision or ideas for the Readium Foundation. Elections will be held in early March.
Being a Readium Foundation Board member entails a significant commitment of responsibility and time. Board services is on a strictly volunteer basis, and expenses are not reimbursed. Board meetings are conducted in English with accommodations for non-native English speakers. Meetings are scheduled to facilitate remote participation across multiple time zones.