The election period for the Open Education Consortium has concluded.
Members were asked to cast votes for 5 seats on the OEC Board of Directors and to vote on several proposed bylaws changes. Click here for background information on the bylaws changes.
Elected to two-year terms were:
Amanda Coolidge, BCcampus
Laura Czerniewicz, University of Cape Town
Yu-Lun Huang, Taiwan Open Course Consortium
Peter Smith, University of Maryland University College
Stavros Xanthopoylos, Brazilian Association for Distance Education
Congratulations to our new board members! Please find the profiles for all OEC Board Members here: http://www.oeconsortium.org/about-oec/board-of-directors/
All proposed bylaws changes were accepted. Please find the full text of OEC bylaws here: http://www.oeconsortium.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Bylaws_Open-Education_Consortium_Incorporated_-_March-1-2017.pdf
Additionally, Sophie Touze was elected President of the OEC Board at the March 2017 Board meeting.