Call for Nominations for Board of Trustees and Advisory Council

Posted: Friday, 18 June 2021

ARIN is accepting nominations through 5:00 PM ET on Friday, 09 July 2021, to fill two seats on the Board of Trustees and seven seats on the Advisory Council. Candidates are expected to serve three-year terms effective 1 January 2022 and incumbents may be re-elected for consecutive terms. Please help ARIN and play a pivotal role in ARIN’s Elections by reviewing the requirements and then submitting a nomination today! Select the appropriate URL below to submit a nomination for that election:

Nominator Requirements

ARIN Trustees and representatives from General Members in Good Standing may make up to three nominations for each open position on the Board of Trustees and Advisory Council. Eligible individuals may nominate anyone, including themselves. Nominees are not required to have an affiliation with an ARIN Member.

Nominee Requirements

To view requirements, expected qualifications, and/or responsibilities for these elected positions, please visit:

All nominees must confirm that they qualify and are willing to serve if elected and that they do not violate the Nomination and Appointment Conflict of Interest List found at:

All nominees must officially accept their nomination and submit their completed nominee questionnaire no later than 5:00 PM ET, Friday, 09 July, the same time that the Call for Nominations closes. ARIN strongly discourages last minute nominations since there may not be adequate time for a nominee to be notified, accept their nomination, and/or complete and submit their questionnaire.

Nomination Process

For detailed information on the Board of Trustees and Advisory Council nominations processes, please visit:

Candidates for the Board of Trustees and Advisory Council are selected from submitted nominees by the Nomination Committee (NomCom). The NomCom is responsible for identifying, recruiting, and assessing candidates standing for election for these offices in accordance with ARIN Bylaws and the ARIN Election Processes.

Additional information about the 2021 Nomination Committee:

Initial Slate

Upon completion of the review and selection process by the NomCom, ARIN will announce the Initial Slate of Candidates on Tue, 21 Sep 2021.

For more information about ARIN Elections, the 2021 Election Calendar, or details of the process, please visit:


Jason Byrne
Senior Customer Success Analyst
American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN)

Individuals whose terms will conclude on 31 December 2021 are:

  • Board of Trustees: Paul Andersen and Peter Harrison
  • Advisory Council: Gary Giesen, Kathleen Hunter, Amy Potter, Kerrie Richards, Robert Seastrom, Alicia Trotman. There is also one additional open seat to be filled.