Call for Petitions: ARIN Board of Trustees

Posted: Thu, 11 Sep 2008

With the announcement of the initial slate of candidates, ARIN opens a  call for nominations to the Board of Trustees through a petition  process. In accordance with Article VI, Section 4.d. of the ARIN  Bylaws, any individual, regardless of membership status, may petition  to be placed on the ballot for election to the Board of Trustees by  successfully completing the ARIN petition process.

Petition requests must be received by Thursday, 18 September, 2008.  To be considered a candidate, each petitioner must obtain the support  of at least 156 designated member representatives from General Members  in good standing. Petition support must be received by Thursday, 2  October 2008.

You can read more about the petition process at:

If you are interested in submitting a petition to run for the ARIN  Board of Trustees, please complete the petition form available through  ARIN Election Headquarters at:

ARIN will announce the final slate of candidates for the Board of  Trustees on Tuesday, 7 October. ARIN General Members in good standing  will be asked to vote for two (2) candidates in the Board election,  held online 17-24 October.

Warm regards,

Raymond A. Plzak
President and CEO
American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN)