Committees of Open Council of the Muellners Foundation, also shape the protocols of Serenity governance system.
The Muellners Foundation's community is constituted of an open council structure.
The Council exists to ensure safe, secure and transparent decision making, documentation and maintenance of the Foundation's direction.
Note: In our community, these Committees are also known as leadership Boards. This text uses "committee" and "Board" interchangeably to signify the same meaning.
The Council members come from diverse fields and sectors. Since the Foundation's organisation structure is designed to be lateral, the Council exists only to maintain;
Self Governance of Muellners Foundation's community.
Legal Protection & enforcement of rights of Foundation's community
Proposal and member resolutions and ratifications on Foundation's steering actions.
Following are the primary committees comprising the Council:
The rules and procedures governing the membership rights of members, who are appointed on these committees:
Below is the brief on nomination for appointment to these committees:
A nomination is initiated by existing members of the Council. Any Open Council member can nominate any other member of the Foundation's open source community.
Members can also nominate any person from outside the Muellners Foundation's ecosystem.
Self nomination is unfortunately not acceptable.
All appointments to Open Council Committees (except the Executive Committee itself) are ratified by the electorally elected President on behalf of the Executive Committee.
The President must counsel the Independent Board, of the appointments constituted in each election period.
Independent Board is the ratification agency for the appointment of Executive Committee and its President.
For more detailed text on functioning of these Council Committees, please visit specific pages on each Committee.
If you have been successfully nominated to an Open Council Committee,or appointed last year, please use this link to FILE YOUR NOMINATION DOCUMENTS NOW in the Foundation's Membership Registry.