[ripe-chair-discuss] Status of RIPE Chair discussion?
Randy Bush randy at psg.com
Fri May 19 13:44:08 CEST 2017
> ripe-xxx: The RIPE Chair > > Scope: This document describes the position of RIPE Chair > > Introduction > > Traditionally the main responsibility of the RIPE Chair is to ensure the > proper functioning of RIPE. Traditionally the RIPE Chair has little > formal power and relies on personal authority, credibility and a firm > anchoring in the community. s/authority/gravitas/ and an oxford comma :) > 1. Job Description > > Doing the sort of things the RIPE Chair usually does while maintaining > an open and public channel of communication with the RIPE community. > Other RIPE documents may describe specific tasks of the RIPE chair. > > > 2. Continuity > > The RIPE chair may appoint and dismiss a vice chair. The RIPE chair may > delegate some of their tasks to the vice chair. In the event that the > RIPE chair is unable to perform their tasks for an extended period of > time the vice chair may assume all duties of the RIPE chair after > consulting the community. s/may appoint/should appoint/ as you need to have a vice share for section 3 s/assume all/assume some or all/ > 3. Selection > > Usually the RIPE chair and the vice chair swap positions not earlier > than during the fifth year and not later than during the seventh year of > service of the RIPE chair. Usually the previous RIPE chair resigns from > the vice chair position about one year later. in general a solid start. simple enough that even i can understand it and accomplishes what is needed. thank you. randy