Leadership Blog


We are happy to announce the next steps for the Group 2 Elections for the Board of Directors of Open Source Matters. Three Department Coordinators have been already elected, one Ballot is out and the recommendations for the remaining role are in.

Read more: Joomla Group 2 - Elections Results and ongoing ballots ...

We are happy to announce the next steps for the Group 2 Elections for the Board of Directors of Open Source Matters. One Officer has been already elected, three Ballots are out and the recommendations for the remaining role are in.…

Read more: Joomla Group 2 - Elections Recommendations & Next Steps 2020 ...

We are happy to announce that the nominations for Group 2 Officers and Department Coordinators have been finalised. The following individuals have proposed their nominations, according to the new Nomination process. Included are their Manifestos and the timeline for the election for their role.…

Read more: Joomla Group 2 - Nominee Announcement 2020 ...

Elections for the Board of Open Source Matters, Inc. occur twice a year at 6 monthly intervals to ensure continuity of the board by electing half the members in each cycle.

According to the new Nomination and Election Process voted by the Members of Open Source Matters, Inc. and published here, The Secretary has to publish a Call for Manifestos from Candidates who are interested in running as Candidates for the Election as Officers and Department Coordinators of Open Source Matters, Inc.…

Read more: Call for Candidate Manifestos - Group 2 - Elections ...

Since the transition of Leadership Structure at the beginning of 2017, the board has taken steps to improve the voting process that was initially put in place.

The first improvement was anonymous voting using Adoodle. Preventing any influencing or recrimination over voting which had been an issue when voting was carried out through public lists.…

Read more: Changes to the Nomination and Election Process ...