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Thank You to Community Members


Resolution of the ICANN Board
Meeting Date: 
Thu, 7 Nov 2019
Resolution Number: 
2019.11.07.30
Resolution Text: 

Whereas, ICANN wishes to acknowledge the considerable effort, skills, and time that members of the stakeholder community contribute to ICANN.

Whereas, in recognition of these contributions, ICANN wishes to express appreciation for and thank members of the community when their terms of service end in relation to our Supporting Organizations, Advisory Committees, the Customer Standing Committee, and the Nominating Committee.

Whereas, the following members of the Address Supporting Organization are concluding their terms of service:

Fiona Asonga, Address Supporting Organization Address Councilor
Hartmut Glaser, Address Supporting Organization Address Councilor
Henri Kasyfi Soemartono, Address Supporting Organization Address Councilor
Resolved (2019.11.07.22), Fiona Asonga, Hartmut Glaser, and Henri Kasyfi Soemartono have earned the deep appreciation of the ICANN Board of Directors for their terms of service, and the ICANN Board of Directors wishes them well in their future endeavors within the ICANN community and beyond.

Whereas, the following members of the County Code Names Supporting Organization are concluding their terms of service:

Debbie Monahan, County Code Names Supporting Organization Councilor
Abibu Ntahigiye, County Code Names Supporting Organization Councilor
Peter Vergote, County Code Names Supporting Organization Councilor
Jian Zhang, County Code Names Supporting Organization Councilor
Resolved (2019.11.07.23), Debbie Monahan, Abibu Nthahigiye, Peter Vergote, and Jian Zhang have earned the deep appreciation of the ICANN Board of Directors for their terms of service. The ICANN Board of Directors wishes them well in their future endeavors within the ICANN community and beyond.

Whereas, the following members of the Generic Names Supporting Organization are concluding their terms of service:

Ayden Férdeline, Generic Names Supporting Organization Councilor
Carlos Raúl Guitérrez, Generic Names Supporting Organization Councilor
Tony Harris, Generic Names Supporting Organization Councilor
Tony Holmes, Internet Service Providers and Connectivity Providers Constituency Vice Chair
Rubens Kuhl, Generic Names Supporting Organization Councilor
Kiran Malancharuvil, Intellectual Property Constituency Secretary
John McElwaine, Intellectual Property Constituency Treasurer
Paul McGrady, Generic Names Supporting Organization Councilor
Syed Ismail Shah, Generic Names Supporting Organization Councilor
Arsène Tungali, Generic Names Supporting Organization Councilor
Brian Winterfeldt, Intellectual Property Constituency President
Resolved (2019.11.07.24), Ayden Férdeline, Carlos Raúl Guitérrez, Tony Harris, Tony Holmes, Rubens Kuhl, Kiran Malancharuvil, John McElwaine, Paul McGrady, Arsène Tungali, Syed Ismail Shah, and Brian Winterfeldt have earned the deep appreciation of the ICANN Board of Directors for their terms of service. The ICANN Board of Directors wishes them well in their future endeavors within the ICANN community and beyond.

Whereas, the following members of the At-Large community are concluding their terms of service:

Sébastien Bachollet, At-Large Advisory Committee Member
Olawale Bakare, European Regional At-Large Organization Secretary
Olivier Crépin-Leblond, European Regional At-Large Organization Chair
Mohamed El Bashir, African Regional At-Large Organization Chair
Hadia El Miniawi, At-Large Advisory Committee Member
Ricardo Holmquist, At-Large Advisory Committee Member
Kaili Kan, At-Large Advisory Committee Member
John Laprise, At-Large Advisory Committee Vice Chair
Glenn McKnight, North American Regional At-Large Organization Secretary
Bartlett Morgan, At-Large Advisory Committee Member
Seun Ojedeji, At-Large Advisory Committee Member
Fatimata Seye Sylla, African Regional At-Large Organization Vice Chair
Resolved (2019.11.07.25), Sébastien Bachollet, Olawale Bakare, Olivier Crépin-Leblond, Mohamed El Bashir, Hadia El Miniawi, Ricardo Holmquist, Kaili Kan, John Laprise, Glenn McKnight, Bartlett Morgan, Seun Ojedeji, and Fatimata Seye Sylla have earned the deep appreciation of the ICANN Board of Directors for their terms of service, and the ICANN Board of Directors wishes them well in their future endeavors within the ICANN community and beyond.

Whereas, the following members of the Governmental Advisory Committee are concluding their term of service:

Ghislain de Salins, Governmental Advisory Committee Vice Chair
Guo Feng, Governmental Advisory Committee Vice Chair
Thiago Jardim, Governmental Advisory Committee Vice Chair
Resolved (2019.11.07.26), Ghislain de Salins, Guo Feng, and Thiago Jardim have earned the deep appreciation of the ICANN Board of Directors for their terms of service, and the ICANN Board of Directors wishes them well in their future endeavors within the ICANN community and beyond.

Whereas, the following member of the Root Server System Advisory Committee is concluding his term of service:

Brad Verd, Root Server System Advisory Committee Co-Chair
Resolved (2019.11.07.27), Brad Verd has earned the deep appreciation of the ICANN Board of Directors for his term of service, and the ICANN Board of Directors wishes him well in his future endeavors within the ICANN community and beyond.

Whereas, the following members of the Security and Stability Advisory Committee are concluding their terms of service:

Don Blumenthal, Security and Stability Advisory Committee Member (in memoriam)
Jay Daley, Security and Stability Advisory Committee Member
Xiaodong Lee, Security and Stability Advisory Committee Member
Carlos Martinez-Cagnazzo, Security and Stability Advisory Committee Member
Resolved (2019.11.07.28), Don Blumenthal, Jay Daley, Xiaodong Lee, and Carlos Martinez-Cagnazzo have earned the deep appreciation of the ICANN Board of Directors for their terms of service. The ICANN Board of Directors wishes Jay, Xiaodong, and Carlos well in their future endeavors within the ICANN community and beyond. The ICANN Board of Directors also joins the community in offering our condolences to his family on the passing of Don Blumenthal, who was an active member of the ICANN community for many years.

Whereas, the following members of the Customer Standing Committee are concluding their terms of service:

Jeff Bedser, Customer Standing Committee Member
Byron Holland, Customer Standing Committee Chair
Elaine Pruis, Customer Standing Committee Vice Chair
Resolved (2019.11.07.29), Jeff Bedser, Byron Holland, and Elaine Pruis have earned the deep appreciation of the ICANN Board of Directors for their terms of service, and the ICANN Board of Directors wishes them well in their future endeavors within the ICANN community and beyond.

Whereas, the following members of the Nominating Committee are concluding their terms of service:

Alejandro Acosta, Nominating Committee Member
Nadira Alaraj, Nominating Committee Member
Alain Bidron, Nominating Committee Member
Jonathan Cohen, Nominating Committee Member
Anriette Esterhuysen, Nominating Committee Member
Robert Guerra, Nominating Committee Member
Aziz Hilali, Nominating Committee Member
Brajesh Jain, Nominating Committee Member
Zahid Jamil, Nominating Committee Associate Chair
Cheryl Miller, Nominating Committee Chair-Elect
Jon Nevett, Nominating Committee Member
Pablo Rodriguez, Nominating Committee Member
Leah Symekher, Nominating Committee Member
Resolved (2019.11.07.30), Alejandro Acosta, Nadira Alaraj, Alain Bidron, Jonathan Cohen, Anriette Esterhuysen, Robert Guerra, Aziz Hilali, Brajesh Jain, Zahid Jamil, Cheryl Miller, Jon Nevett, Pablo Rodriguez, and Leah Symekher have earned the deep appreciation of the ICANN Board of Directors for their terms of service, and the ICANN Board of Directors wishes them well in their future endeavors within the ICANN community and beyond.