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Security & Stability Advisory Committee (SSAC) Appointment


Resolution of the ICANN Board
Topic: 
Security & Stability Advisory Committee (SSAC) Appointment
Summary: 

The SSAC Membership Committee, on behalf of the SSAC, requested that the Board should appoint John R. Levine to the SSAC for a three-year term beginning immediately upon approval by the Board and ending on 31 December 2019.

Category: 
Board
General
ICANN Structures
Meeting Date: 
周日, 15 五月 2016
Resolution Number: 
2016.05.15.02
Resolution Text: 

Whereas, the Security and Stability Advisory Committee (SSAC) reviews its membership and makes adjustments from time-to-time.

Whereas, the SSAC Membership Committee, on behalf of the SSAC, requested that the Board should appoint John R. Levine to the SSAC for a three-year term beginning immediately upon approval by the Board and ending on 31 December 2019.

Resolved (2016.05.15.02), the Board appoints John R. Levine to the SSAC for a three-year term beginning immediately and ending on 31 December 2019.

Rationale for Resolution: 

The SSAC is a diverse group of individuals whose expertise in specific subject matters enables the SSAC to fulfill its charter and execute its mission. Since its inception, the SSAC has invited individuals with deep knowledge and experience in technical and security areas that are critical to the security and stability of the Internet's naming and address allocation systems.

The SSAC's continued operation as a competent body is dependent on the accrual of talented subject matter experts who have consented to volunteer their time and energies to the execution of the SSAC mission. John R. Levine brings a breadth of technical expertise and a well-deserved reputation for excellent technical debate. The SSAC believes he would be a significant contributing member of the SSAC, and the Board accepts the SSAC recommendation to appoint John R. Levine to the SSAC.