Call for Nominations for Board of Trustees and Advisory Council

Posted: Friday, 24 June 2022

ARIN is accepting nominations through 7:00 PM ET on Friday, 08 July 2022 to fill three seats on the Board of Trustees and five seats on the Advisory Council (AC). Candidates are expected to serve three-year terms effective 1 January 2023 and incumbents may be re-elected for consecutive terms. If you are interested in playing a pivotal role within the ARIN community, please be sure to review the requirements and submit your nomination today! Nominations may be submitted at:

Nomination Requirements

In 2022, any individual may submit a self-nomination for a seat on either the Board or AC. Association with a General Member organization is not required.

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

All nominees must confirm that they do not violate the Nomination and Appointment Conflict of Interest Requirements found at:

Completed nominee questionnaires must be submitted before the close of the Call for Nominations at 7:00 PM ET, Friday, 08 July. In addition, Board nominees must digitally sign a release form allowing an independent third party to conduct a background check. Nominees who do not complete the required steps will not be eligible for NomCom consideration.

Nomination Process and Election Slate Development

For detailed information on the ARIN Election nomination process, please visit:

For 2022, the process for developing the slate of candidates is notedly different. The NomCom will evaluate the qualifications of nominees, and all qualified nominees will appear on the ballot. The evaluation of qualifications will be based on the nominee questionnaire responses, the third-party background checks (Board only) and interviews, and the guidance received from the Board and AC through Guidance Letters to the NomCom.

Additional information about the Nomination Process:

Initial Slate

With the completion of its qualification classification process, the NomCom will provide an Initial Slate of Candidates for the Board and AC. The only nominees not included on this initial slate will be individuals classified as “Unable to Qualify” based on the evaluation criteria. ARIN will announce the Initial Slate of Candidates on Tue, 06 Sep 2022.

For more information about ARIN Elections, the 2022 Election Calendar, or details of the process, please visit:

If you have specific questions or need to request additional information, please contact


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

Individuals whose terms will conclude on 31 December 2022 are:

  • Board of Trustees: Catherine Middleton and Bill Sandiford
  • Advisory Council: Brian Jones, Joe Provo, Alyssa Quinn, Kerrie Richards, and Alison Wood