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 Hardt 50
Robert Harles 46
Bjorn Woltermann 43
Kick Willemse 36
Martin Paljak 35
Dick Balfannz 27
Robert Ott 24

The six elected community board members will take office on January 1st, 2010.

I’d like to thank all those who ran for their commitment to serving the OpenID community. I look forward to working with many of you on advancing OpenID over the coming year, including, I’m sure, many of you who were not elected to the board in this election.

— Don Thibeau