[Owasp-leaders] [Owasp-community] Quitting from the OWASP-Board

Richard Greenberg richard.greenberg at owasp.org
Tue May 23 23:55:42 UTC 2017


Great news, Martin. Thanks and congratulations.

Josh,
Does this partial term count as a full term, or can Martin run twice more this decade? I would assume the later.

> Richard Greenberg, CISSP
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> President, ISSA Los Angeles, www.issala.org
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> On May 19, 2017, at 9:42 AM, martin.knobloch at owasp.org wrote:
> 
> Hi Richard, et all,
> 
> Yes, I have accepted. 
> 
> Regards, 
> -martin 
> 
>> On Thursday, May 18, 2017, OWASP LOS ANGELES wrote:
>> Sounds like Martin would be the fair, and fortunately a great choice. Let's
>> hope he accepts.
>> 
>> Richard Greenberg, CISSP
>> President, OWASP Los Angeles,
>> www.owaspla.org
>> ISSA Honor Roll and Fellow
>> President, ISSA Los Angeles,
>> www.issa-la.org
>> LinkedIn:  http://www.linkedin.com/in/richardagreenberg
>> (424) 307-4440
>> 
>> 
>> 
>>> On May 15, 2017 11:14 PM, "Andrew van der Stock" <vanderaj at owasp.org> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Larry,
>>> 
>>> The Board can simply appoint someone by nominating and voting on the
>>> matter.
>>> 
>>> "SECTION 2.05 Vacancies.
>>> 
>>> A vacancy in any office because of death, resignation, removal,
>>> disqualification or otherwise, may be filled by the Board of Directors for
>>> the unexpired portion of the term."
>>> - https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Foundation_ByLaws
>>> 
>>> However, we have precedent in invoking section 2.05 from last year. When
>>> Jim stepped down, the Board chose to honor the community's existing vote by
>>> choosing the next candidate on the list. Selecting the next person on the
>>> list seems the fairest method, as it respects the community's desires based
>>> around the various election platforms put forward with over 600 cast votes.
>>> 
>>> In 2016, the community voted:
>>> 
>>> "Martin Knobloch 192 (12.6%)
>>> Owen Pendlebury 181 (11.9%)
>>> Steve Kosten 148 (9.7%)
>>> Frank Catucci 101 (6.6%)
>>> Milton Smith 76 (5.0%)
>>> Bil Corry 65 (4.3%)
>>> Simhalu "Sim" Kandala 42 (2.8%)"
>>> - https://www.owasp.org/index.php/2016_Global_Board_of_
>>> Directors_Election#Results
>>> 
>>> The reality is running a new election would take around two to three
>>> months during a time when the OWASP Summit is being put on, the 2016
>>> financial audit is occurring, and all hands are needed on deck for AppSec
>>> USA. From a Board perspective, we have budget planning and goal setting due
>>> in that time frame, and I would like the counsel of the seventh Board
>>> member to assist with that.
>>> 
>>> thanks,
>>> Andrew
>>> 
>>> 
>>> On Tue, May 16, 2017 at 11:17 AM, Larry Conklin <larry.conklin at owasp.org>
>>> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> Josh. Should not that be an mid term election?
>>>> 
>>> 
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