NRO Number Council Candidates Announced for the ARIN Region

Posted: Monday, 23 September 2019

The following individuals have confirmed their intent to seek a three-year term on the Number Resource Organization Number Council (NRO NC) beginning 1 January 2020:

  • Martin Hannigan, Deep Edge Holdings, Inc.
  • Aaron Hughes, 6connect, Inc.
  • Dave Taht,

To view candidate biographies and questionnaire responses, please visit:

Candidate Statements of Support may be made at:

Please note that all candidate Statements of Support are automatically held for moderation and will be posted, upon approval, within one business day.

On 31 October 2019 during the ARIN 44 Public Policy and Members Meeting in Austin, Texas, each candidate will have the opportunity to address the community. These speeches will be posted online 1 November.

ARIN 44 and NANOG 77 attendees who are not ARIN Member Voting Contacts will be eligible to vote online from 28 October through 8 November if they register for the meetings by 21 October.

All eligible Voting Contacts from ARIN’s General Members in Good Standing as of 16 September will be able to vote online from 31 October through 8 November.

For questions, please email the Member Services team at

On behalf of ARIN and the ARIN community, congratulations and good luck to this year’s candidates. ARIN acknowledges and appreciates the time and involvement that elected candidates are willing to make towards ensuring the viability and growth of the community and the Internet.


John Curran
President and CEO
American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN)