The 2017 slate of candidates for RDA Council was approved by the RDA membership.
Sandra Collins, Edit Herczog, Kay Raseroka were approved for a three-year term of service with 79 people accepting the slate and 3 people rejecting the slate.
The Governance Documents of RDA and the RDA Foundation describe the duties of Council members who serve three-year (renewable) terms, with three members selected each year.
A Nomination Committee determined by the current Council develops a slate of three candidates each year who are approved by a general election of the membership.
The full report of the 2017 Nomination Committee describes their methodology and the qualifications of the new Council members.
Mark A. Parsons
Secretary General, Research Data Alliance
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
mail: 1550 Linden Ave., Boulder CO 80304, USA