Carpentries Governance

Tracy Teal is the Executive Director of the Carpentries, and Erin Becker is the Associate Director.

Governance of the Carpentries is undertaken by the newly formed Executive Council, to whom the Executive Director reports. The Executive Council replaces the former Steering Committees of Software and Data Carpentry. The Council comprises nine members, four elected by the community, and five appointed from the former Steering Committees of Software and Data Carpentry.

Executive Council Meeting Minutes

Executive Council Members

2018

  • Karen Cranston (appointed for 2018 term, Chair)
  • Kate Hertweck (appointed for 2018 term)
  • Amy Hodge (elected for 2018 term)
  • Mateusz Kuzak (appointed for 2018 term, Communication Officer)
  • Sue McClatchy (appointed for 2018 term, Treasurer)
  • Lex Nederbragt (elected for 2018-2019 term, Secretary)
  • Raniere Silva (elected for 2018-2019 term)
  • Ethan White (appointed for 2018 term)
  • Elizabeth Wickes (elected for 2018 term)

Carpentries Policies

As well as our Code of Conduct, we have a number of policies that govern how we operate, including our Privacy Policy, our instructor ‘no-show’ policy and others.