Consiliul Director al Fundației Wikimedia

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The Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees oversees the Wikimedia Foundation and its work, as its ultimate corporate authority.

The Board was formed in 2003 with three Trustees, and since 2020 consists of up to 16 Trustees. It appoints officers from the Trustees: a Chair, up to two Vice Chairs, and committee chairs. The Board appoints non-Trustee officers: a Chief Executive Officer, a Treasurer, and Secretary. The work of the Board partly involves resolutions and votes. Other work is delegated to a number of committees covering matters such as Governance, Audit, Talent and Culture, the Product and Technology Committee and the Community Affairs Committee.

The final composition of the Board is:

Contacting the Board

There is a Board noticeboard for sharing requests and recommendations. The Board can be contacted directly by posting to the noticeboard. The Wikimedia Foundation itself can be contacted in a number of ways as outlined on their contact page.

Current members

Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees questions and answers session at Wikimania 2015
Articol principal : foundationsite:role/board
Photo Name Seat Role Term ends Notes Home wiki
Jimmy Wales - August 2019 Cropped 1280x1280 for tables.jpg Jimmy Wales (User:Jimbo Wales) Founder Chair Emeritus[Notes 1] 1 noiembrie 2024 Reappointed on 8 December 2021 English Wikipedia
Jemielniak, Dariusz November 2018 Cropped 1280x1280 for tables.jpg Dr. Dariusz Jemielniak (User:Pundit) Community/Affiliate Governance Committee chair 1 noiembrie 2024 Appointed in October 2021 Polish Wikipedia
Wikimedia Summit 2019 - Portrait Rosie Stephenson-Goodknight (cropped).jpg Rosie Stephenson-Goodknight (User:Rosiestep) Community/Affiliate 1 noiembrie 2024 Appointed in October 2021 English Wikipedia
Doronina Victoria 2021 Cropped 1560x1560 for tables.jpg Victoria Doronina (User:Victoria) Community/Affiliate 1 noiembrie 2024 Appointed in October 2021 Russian Wikipedia
Wikimedia Summit 2019 - Portrait Lorenzo Losa Cropped 1280x1280 for tables.jpg Lorenzo Losa (User:Laurentius) Community/Affiliate 1 noiembrie 2024 Appointed in October 2021 Italian Wikipedia
Wikimedia Summit 2019 - Portrait Nataliia Tymkiv Cropped 1500x1500 for tables.jpg Nataliia Tymkiv (User:NTymkiv (WMF)) Appointed Chair 1 noiembrie 2025 Appointed on 23 March 2022 Ukrainian Wikipedia
Shani Evenstein 2015 Cropped 1400x1400 for tables.jpg Shani Evenstein Sigalov (User:Shani (WMF)) Community/Affiliate Vice Chair;
Community Affairs Committee chair
1 septembrie 2022 Elected in June 2019 Hebrew Wikipedia
Esra'a Al Shafei avatar 738x738 for tables.jpg Esra'a Al Shafei Appointed Vice Chair;
Product and Technology Committee chair
1 octombrie 2023 Reappointed on 18 September 2020
Narisetti, Raju November 2018 Cropped 1280x1280 for tables.jpg Raju Narisetti Appointed Talent and Culture Committee chair 1 octombrie 2023 Reappointed on 18 September 2020
Tanya Capuano 2019 Cropped 666x666 for tables.jpg Tanya Capuano Appointed Audit Committee chair 1 septembrie 2024 Reappointed on 26 August 2021
Luis Bitencourt-Emilio in 2016.jpg Luis Bitencourt-Emilio Appointed 31 decembrie 2025 Appointed on 12 January 2022
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Former members

User:Doc JamesUser:DennyUser:PunditUser:Guy KawasakiUser:FriedaUser:LyzzyUser:RaystormUser:PhoebeUser:LyzzyUser:Patricio.lorenteuser:BishdattaUser:PhoebeUser:SjUser:AklUser:MhalprinUser:SjUser:MidomUser:WingUser:Michael SnowUser:MidomUser:FriedaUser:Stuuser:anthereUser:MindspillageUser:OscarUser:MindspillageUser:EloquenceUser:Jan-BartUser:AngelaUser:AnthereUser:MdavisUser:TimShellUser:Jimbo WalesSpecial:MyLanguage/Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees
User:NTymkiv (WMF)User:LaurentiusUser:VictoriaUser:RosiestepUser:PunditUser:RaystormUser:Doc JamesUser:PunditUser:Esh77w:en:Esra'a Al Shafeiw:en:Raju NarisettiUser:NTymkiv (WMF)User:SchisteUser:Doc JamesArnnon GeshuriKelly BattlesUser:Guy KawasakiUser:FriedaUser:Patricio.lorenteUser:LyzzyUser:RaystormUser:DennyUser:PunditArnnon GeshuriKelly BattlesUser:Jimbo WalesSpecial:MyLanguage/Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees

Committees

    • Current liaisons: Dariusz Jemielniak, Nataliia Tymkiv
    • Current liaisons: Shani Evenstein Sigalov, Nataliia Tymkiv
    • Current liaisons: Esra'a Al Shafei, Jimmy Wales
    • Current liaison: Nataliia Tymkiv

Further reading

  • Essays and discussions on ideal membership: