2018 Nominating Committee

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The 2018 Nominating Committee (NomCom) was convened at the conclusion of the ICANN Annual General Meeting (AGM) at ICANN 60 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The group selected eight leadership positions within ICANN.[1]


The 2018 Nominating Committee announced its' selections of a total of eight leadership positions on 2 August 2018, including three Board Members, two ALAC representatives, two ccNSO Council members and one GNSO Council member.[2]

ICANN Board of Directors

*The Nominating Committees original selections for the ICANN Board of Directors included Lousewies van der Laan. The committee announced its updated selection after Van Der Laan announced she would be unable to extend her tenure on the board due to unforeseen family obligations.[3]

At-Large Advisory Committee

Council of the Country Code Names Supporting Organization (ccNSO)

Council of the Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO)


2018 Leadership Members

Committee Members

NomCom Support Staff

  • Joette Youkhanna (Senior Project Manager)
  • Jia Kimoto (Project Manager)
  • Interim NomCom Staff Support: Christine Willett (Vice President, gTLD Operations), Deborah Owen (NomCom Office Coordinator), Adam Peake (Senior Manager for Civil Society Engagement) and Jared Erwin (Implementation Project Manager)


  1. Nominating Committee 2018 ICANN.org Retrieved 2 January 2018.
  2. ICANN 2018 Nominating Committee Announces Updated Selections ICANN.org, 16 September 2018.
  3. 2018 Nominating Committee Announces Selections ICANN.org, 2 August 2018.