TYPO3 Association Election 2024

What is this Election About?

In 2024 four positions on the Board of the TYPO3 Association will be re-elected. In addition, there are two positions on the Business Control Committee (BCC) up for re-election.

The term of office expires this year for the following members of the Board and the BCC:

In the TYPO3 Association Board:

  • Boris Hinzer
  • Stefan Busemann
  • Rachel Foucard
  • Mathias Bolt Lesniak

In the Business Control Committee:

  • Ingo Schmitt
  • Jochen Weiland

What Does the Work on the Board and the BCC Entail?

The Board takes care of the vision of the TYPO3 Association. Furthermore, the Board is part of the Supervisory Board of the TYPO3 GmbH.

The BCC works to increase transparency. It manages budgets and the application & contracting process. In addition, it monitors the TYPO3 Association's activities and finances to secure confidence and trust in both the processes and elected bodies of the TYPO3 Association.

Find out more about roles and responsibilities on the Board and the BCC on the Fields of Responsibility page.

The average time commitment for a role on the Board is at least four hours per week. For the BCC, it's at least two hours per week.

Why You Should Nominate Yourself

You don’t have to be a developer or software engineer to hold a position on the Board or BCC. If you are a dedicated member of the community and have a vision for the future of TYPO3, you will be a valuable asset to the team.

A breadth of work and life experience means that you can better represent the community and help make decisions that govern TYPO3 and its ecosystem.

Who Can Get Elected?

Starting from 07 February until 14 March 2024, anyone can nominate themselves for the vacant positions. Please use only the official nomination form to submit your nomination:

Nominate Yourself 

You can also suggest others for a role in either body of the TYPO3 Association. The Board will take care of contacting the recommended persons.

Suggest a Candidate

Who Can Vote?

All positions of the Board and BCC are elected directly by the members of the TYPO3 Association. If you are a member, a voting token will reach you in March 2024. You can then cast your vote between 26 March and 9 April 2024.

If you are not yet a member of the TYPO3 Association, participating in this election is a great and exciting motivation to do so!

To be able to vote, you must be a member of the TYPO3 Association before and including 25 March 2024. Hurry up and get your membership today! Memberships start from €7.92/year.

Get your Membership today!

Good to Know

If you choose to accept your election, you must become a personal member of the TYPO3 Association. This membership can either be a Bronze Membership or a Community Membership.

Learn More About the Election and the Association's Bodies

Timeline

  • Sunday, 11 February 2024: First announcement of the election
  • Sunday, 11 February 2024: Start of the online nomination
  • Sunday, 10 March 2024: End of the nomination
  • Monday, 11 March 2024: Set up a discussion platform
  • Tuesday, 26 March 2024: Second announcement of the election
  • Tuesday, 26 March 2024 at 0:00 (CET): Start of the online voting
  • Tuesday, 09 April 2024 at 23:59 (CET): End of the online voting
  • Thursday, 18 April 2024: General Assembly, which approves the result of the online voting

Voting Committee

  • Susi Moog (Leader)
  • Frank Nägler
  • Thomas Löffler