Plone Foundation Board for 2021-2022

Board Members for 2021-2022

Érico Andrei

President, (São Paulo, Brazil)

Érico Andrei worked for more than 10 years with content management projects using Plone. During that period he co-founded Simples Consultoria, hosted 2 Plone Symposiums, co-organized a Plone Conference and, in 2011, he was PythonBrasil (local Pycon) chair.

This is Érico's seventh term on the board

Portrait of Jens Klein

Jens Klein

Vice President, (Innsbruck, Austria)

Since v1.0 Jens has been part of the Plone community as a core-developer, sprint-organizer and in a variety of other roles. He maintains several Plone add-ons. Jens believes in the concept of Free and OpenSource Software. Since 2004, he has been operating Klein & Partner KG, a consulting agency based on Plone, Zope, and Pyramid technology offering concepts, development, and training. He is co-founder of BlueDynamics Alliance, a Plone-based business community of trust.

This is Jens's third term on the board.

Andy Leeb

Secretary, (North Carolina, USA)

Andy is currently a Senior Solutions Architect at Onna, working extensively with Guillotina in an enterprise environment. He has also worked as a Plone developer, deploying Plone across a large US university department, which at one point had more than 100 individual Plone deployments.

This is Andy's fourth term on the board.

Paul Roeland

(Amsterdam, Netherlands)

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

Paul served as the Foundation President for several years, and this is his eleventh term on the board.

Víctor Fernández de Alba

(Barcelona, ES-CT)

Víctor has been part of the Plone community since 2006. He is currently working as CTO at kitconcept GmbH. In the past, he worked at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech for 15 years, with over 450 Plone sites deployed. He is actively involved in the development of Volto and Plone REST API and is 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 seventh term on the Board.

William Fennie

(Maryland, USA)

William has been a member of the Plone community since 2008, working mainly in education with some consultant / development initiatives. He describes himself as an integrator who can read Python and knows his way around the various moving parts in a Plone instance. His focus is on making life easier for non-technical users.

This is William's second year on the board.

Kim Paulissen

(Leuven, Belgium)

A Plone enthusiast, Kim is maintainer and integrator of all Plone-based solutions for the KU Leuven University since 2008, when she joined the Plone community. She has served on several community teams, including UI, training, and documentation).

This is Kim's first year on the board.

Non-Voting Board Members - Treasurer

The Board is assisted by the Treasurer, Beth Smith from Indiana, USA.

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