Plone Foundation Board for 2018-2019

Board Members for 2018-2019

Paul Roeland

President, (Amsterdam, NL)

Paul is an Open Source activist and tech coordinator for several non-profits. Currently working for the Clean Clothes Campaign, past involvements include Friends of the Earth, a film festival, and a range of events with the wider ICT4D and open data movements.This is Paul's eighth term on the board.

Chrissy Wainwright

Vice President, (Springdale, Arkansas, USA)

Chrissy started at Six Feet Up as a front-end developer building Plone themes, and has since moved to the back-end doing Python development and Plone migrations. She has given talks and training classes at many Plone Symposia and Conferences. This is her fifth term on the board.

Carol Ganz

Secretary, (Fishers, Indiana, USA)

Carol is a Plone business specialist and evangelist with a serious customer-service focus. Working for Six Feet Up since 2008, she started as Project Manager, moved to Director of Hosting Services, and now works with marketing and account management teams as the Director of Business Development. This is Carol's seventh term on the board.

Érico Andrei

(Berlin, DE)

Érico promoted Plone in the Brazilian market for more than 10 years and during that time he gave talks, training classes, wrote code, translated documentation, organized events and delivered Plone solutions ranging from short-lived blogs to very successful news portals. He still uses Plone on a daily basis, both for his current company (Wundertax GmbH) and for private projects. This is Érico's fourth term on the board.

Víctor Fernández de Alba

(Barcelona, ES-CT)

Víctor has been part of the Plone community since 2006. He currently works at kitconcept as a consultant/web developer. In the past, he worked for the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech for 15 years, who have over 450 Plone sites deployed. He is also co-author of the multilingual add-on and the default theme for Plone 5. He has organized several sprints, was the team leader of the relaunch project, and most recently organized the Plone Conference 2017 in Barcelona. This is Victor's fourth term on the Board. 

Alexander Loechel

(Munich, DE)

Alexander works at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich responsible for all new IT-Projects. Since 2004 he works with Plone and related technologies. He has done several projects for universities, nonprofit organizations and governmental institutions. His focus is on connecting academic institutions in the web world and IT-Security. This is Alexander's sixth term on the board.

T. Kim Nguyen

(Oshkosh, Wisconsin, USA)

Kim works for Wildcard Corp., where he is a project manager / developer / consultant. Previously, he worked at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh for 12 years where he and his team managed over 300 Plone sites. Kim was co-chair of PloneEdu, host of the Plone Symposium Midwest 2013 and 2014 in Oshkosh, and was an organizer of the Plone Digital Experience Conference 2016 and 2017. This is Kim's fifth term on the board.

Non-Voting Board Members - Treasurer

The Board is assisted by the Treasurer, Jennifer Myers from Fishers, Indiana, USA.

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