Yearly Archives: 2009


2009 Board Election Results

I’m pleased to report the 2009 board election results (listing candidates and number of votes received) are as follows: Elected to serve 2-year terms: Brian Kissel 112 Marc Frons 75 Allen Tom 65 Elected to serve 1-year terms: Joseph Smarr 60 Daniel Jacobson 57 John Bradley 52 Not elected: Dick […]


Information for All Considering Running for the Board

I am pleased to announce the opening of the 2010 OpenID Foundation Board nomination and election process.  The information below shares some context for the election and is intended for you – the person out there considering running, nominating or voting in the upcoming OpenID Foundation election. This election will […]


Community Board Member Election Announcement 1

The OpenID Foundation is holding its second election of community board members starting Monday, November 23. For this election, six community board seats are open for election. An FAQ has been posted on http://openid.net/wordpress-content/uploads/2009/11/OpenID-Foundation-2010-Election-Procedures-FAQ-Final.pdf Of the current community directors, Mr. Kveton has indicated he will not serve another term. Mr. […]


Revised IPR Process Document Poll Notification 1

On October 7, 2009 the Board of Directors voted to revise the OIDF IPR Process document.  The revisions are primarily being made to help streamline the formation of work groups. A vote of the full membership is required to formally adopt the revised process. Voting will begin on November 6, […]


OpenID Outreach and the Government Opportunity 2

Executive Directors Summary Now that we’ve had time to observe the reactions and resulting coverage from the Open Identity for Open Government Initiative, I want to discuss what we’ve gained and where we are headed.  Overall, the announcement, the foundations’ presence in Washington – at both The White House and […]