[council] Notification of DNSO NC election of the ICANN Board member
Sunday, 9 September 2001, 18:30 Montevideo
Below is a notification confirming the DNSO ICANN board candidate
election result that will be forwarded to the ICANN Board.
Today short NC extraordinary meeting was attended by 15 NC members:
Peter de Blanc
Oscar A. Robles Garay
abs Greg Ruth
abs Grant Forsyth
Axel Aus der Muhlen
abs Caroline G. Chicoine
abs Ken Stubbs
abs Roberto Laorden Castillo
Youn Jung Park
abs Milton Mueller
The motion with the text of notification to be sent to the ICANN
Board was moved on by Philip Sheppard and seconded by Marilyn Cade.
This motion was unanimously approved by all 15 present, its
text is attached below.
The whole election process took 8 weeks. Seven candidates were
nominated, five accepted their nomination, four received at least
10 endorsements required by the voting procedure.
The 4 candidates running for ICANN Board position received 87 endorsements.
According to last year's resolution the Names Council members
participated in several meetings, either by teleconferences
or e-mail questionnaires, or face to face in Montevideo,
with all four candidates running for ICANN Board position.
Many thanks to the Names Council members for the time dedicated to the
collective work for the benefit of the whole DNSO community.
Elisabeth and Glen
Text proposed as motion and adopted unaninmously by 15 NC members
present which we are forwarding to ICANN today:
Sunday, 9 September 2001
Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)
Board of Directors
4676 Admiralty Way, Suite 330
Marina del Rey CA 90292, United States of America
Cc: Stuart Lynn, President and CEO
Louis Touton, Vice-President and Secretary
The DNSO Names Council confirms the selection of one DNSO
representative to the ICANN Board, and hereby presents
the selected candidate to the the ICANN Board:
Amadeu Abril i Abril (Spain; European region), three year term
The DNSO Names Council confirms that it considers the elections
to have been fair, that votes were correctly counted, and that
the results thereby correctly reflect the voting for the candidate.
The candidate had the affirmative votes of more than half (1/2)
of all the members of the NC.
We wish him success and look forward to co-operating with him.
The Names Council will open to the public the voting records
subsequent to ICANN receiving and accepting the selected candidate.
Elisabeth Porteneuve and Glen de Saint Gery
on behalf of the DNSO Names Council