# [Governance roster](https://investinopen.org/about/who-we-are/) [//]: <> (Source content to copy-and-paste into HackMD: [//]: <> https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1f4x151N8l3pUMpaYNvUZymnlnGHVqt_LK2t7fsOlfTU/edit#gid=261816217 ) Last updated: 2022-05-31 URL for this page: https://hackmd.io/@investinopen/governance-members URL for this site: https://hackmd.io/@investinopen/how-we-work ## Current * Governance biographical notes [here](https://hackmd.io/@investinopen/governance-bios). | Name | Governance body | Start | End | Affiliation | ? | |-|-|-|-|-|-| | Jochai Ben-Avie | Non-voting advisor | January 2022 | January 2023 | Connect Humanity | | | Amy Buckland | Steering Committee | January 2022 | January 2025 | Libraries and Archives Canada | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q70997621) | | Leslie Chan | Steering Committee | 2019 | January 2023 | University of Toronto Scarborough; Knowledge Equity Lab | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q16193047) | | Jennie Rose Halperin | Community Council | September 2021 | September 2022 | Library Futures | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q64346428) | | Mmaki Jantjies | Steering Committee | January 2022 | January 2024 | Telkom SA; University of the Western Cape | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q60537266) | | Evviva Weinraub Lajoie | Steering Committee | 2019 | January 2023 | State University of New York at Buffalo | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q109781665) | | Sarah Lamdan | Community Council | September 2021 | September 2022 | CUNY Law | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q109828109) | | Danil Mikhailov | Steering Committee | January 2022 | January 2024 | data\[dot\]org | | | Omo Oaiya | Steering Committee | January 2022 | January 2025 | WACREN | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q56840629) | | Lorrayne Porciuncula | Steering Committee | January 2022 | January 2024 | Datasphere, Internet & Jurisdiction Policy Network | | | Danielle Robinson | Non-voting advisor | 2018 | January 2023 | Code for Science and Society | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q55381512) | | Shea Swauger | Community Council | September 2021 | September 2022 | University of Colorado Denver | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q58100732) | | Berhan Taye | Steering Committee | January 2022 | January 2025 | Internews | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q63609674) | | Amy Sample Ward | Steering Committee | January 2022 | January 2024 | NTEN | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q79669646) | ## Past | Name | Governance body | Start | End | Affiliation | ? | |-|-|-|-|-|-| | Virginia Barbour | Steering Committee | 2019 | 2021 | Open Access Australasia | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q42578680) | | Arianna Becerril | Steering Committee | 2019 | 2021 | Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, REDALYC, AmeliCA | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q57445312) | | Raym Crow | Steering Committee | 2018 | 2021 | SPARC US | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q108448184) | | Peg Fowler | Steering Committee | 2018 | 2020 | Hypothesis | | | Heather Joseph | Steering Committee | 2018 | 2021 | SPARC US | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q1998629) | | David Lewis | Steering Committee | 2018 | 2021 | Indiana University, 2.5% Commitment | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q49173665) | | Robert D. Montoya | Community Council | 2021 | 2021 | UCLA | | | Pierre Mounier | Steering Committee | 2018 | 2021 | Open Edition, OPERAS | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q3386363) | | Cameron Neylon | Steering Committee | 2019 | 2021 | Curtin University | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q15285878) | | Lucy Ofiesh | Steering Committee | 2018 | 2020 | Crossref | | | Nici Pfeiffer | Steering Committee | 2018 | 2021 | Center for Open Science | | | Vanessa Proudman | Steering Committee | 2018 | 2021 | SPARC Europe | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q98918535) | | Kristen Ratan | Steering Committee | 2018 | 2021 | Strategies for Open Science (Stratos) | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q57271791) | | Mike Roy | Steering Committee | 2019 | 2021 | Middlebury College | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q109782512) | | Katherine Skinner | Steering Committee | 2018 | 2021 | Educopia Institute | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q109342222) | | Ina Smith | Steering Committee | 2019 | 2020 | Academy of Science of South Africa | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q109781295) | | Greg Tananbaum | Steering Committee | 2018 | 2021 | Open Research Funders Group | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q108839875) | | Dan Whaley | Steering Committee | 2018 | 2021 | Hypothesis | | | Maurice York | Steering Committee | 2019 | 2021 | Big Ten Academic Alliance | [?](https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q109784430) | --- This page first published: 2022-02-07 ###### tags: `about-us` `community-council` `governance` --- <a rel="license" href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/"><img alt="Creative Commons License" style="border-width:0" src="https://i.creativecommons.org/l/by/4.0/88x31.png" /></a><br />This work is made available under a <a rel="license" href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/">Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License</a>. 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