Elections 2016/Nominations/Satdeep Gill
Nomination form for Wikimedia Chapter Executive Committee Elections-2016
(To be initiated by Proposer and updated by Seconder and the Candidate wishing to contest for Election and submitted as per the due date)
Name of the candidate: Satdeep Gill
Membership ID (can be updated by Candidate later): INDI-608
Member Since (can be updated by Candidate later): 2015
(As per Wikimedia Chapter by-laws, a Member for election to Executive Committee should have been member for at least 3 months before the date of the meeting of the AGM/Election).
Name: Subham Soni
Membership ID: INDI-671
Name: Karthik Nadar
Membership ID: INDI-222
Acceptance by the Candidate
Short Profile* (including past involvement in Wikimedia activities in not more than 100 words):
I have been on Wikipedia since 2009. I am one of the founding members of Punjabi Wikimedians User Group. I am a member of the Affiliations Committee and the Language committee since January 2017. I have been working to promote Wikipedia and other projects in India and surrounding countries. I was the program leader in WikiConference India 2016.
Position Statement/Letter of intent* (in not more than 200 words):
I would like to help in fixing the current financial issues of WMIN and then I would like to use my programmatic expertise to take the Wikimedia movement forward in India.
Conflict of Interest disclosure (if any)
I am currently working as a Strategy Coordinator with the Wikimedia Foundation till the end of May 2017. As my current employment status might be a potential conflict of interest, I would like to offer to officially join the EC in early June 2017 after the completion of my 3-month contract.
I Satdeep Gill solemnly affirm to hold the aims and objectives of Wikimedia Chapter in highest esteem and strive to the best of my ability in serving the cause of Wikimedia Chapter.
Date: 24 March 2017
Name: Satdeep Gill