[tei-council] List of new Council members?
daniel.odonnell at uleth.ca
Mon Dec 3 14:34:40 EST 2007
On Mon, 2007-03-12 at 14:20 -0500, Syd Bauman wrote:
> > > > Is Nancy responsible for this?
> >From the TEI-C procedures, my annotations in square brackets:
> Immediately following the completion of the election [i.e., at the
> annual Members' Meeting], the Chair informs the members about
> newly elected members of the Board and Council. [This year the
> Vice-chair performed this task, not sure why.]
> The Executive Director and the Chair inform the newly elected Board
> and Council members of their election. The Executive Director
> supplies them with information (in email) about where to find the
> necessary materials for conducting their positions.
> Newly elected Board and Council members take office on January 1
> following the election. They are added to e-mail lists immediately
> following the election, and are permitted to participate in
> conference calls at TEI expense between their election and January 1.
> They are also permitted to attend face-to-face meetings during that
> time but will not be reimbursed for expenses.
> So it seems to me there are two problems. 1) The procedures do not say
> who notifies those who were *not* elected. 2) No one followed the
> procedures, anyway.
I think the main thing is to get it right now. With the Executive
Director not attending the meeting and a notice on tei-l, it is
understandable, if regrettable that personal notices seem to have fallen
through the cracks.
Moreover, as far as I am aware, everybody who was elected is now on the
appropriate listservs. Or at least I was told this was going to happen.
To avoid additional screwups, I'll make check with Veronika to see where
> > It's pretty shocking that apparently no one personally informed
> > those elected that they had been elected (and presumably no one
> > personally informed those not elected that they were not
> > elected...). I think there was a general posting to the TEI-L, but
> > there really should have been a personal message welcoming the new
> > folks to the council.
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