The TAC will elect from amongst the voting TAC members a chairperson for a term of one year. The TAC shall hold elections to select a TAC Chair annually; there are no limits on the number of terms a TAC Chair may serve.
The primary responsibility of the TAC Chair is to lead the TAC in fulfilling its responsibilities as outlined in section 7 of the LF Networking Fund Charter and to be responsible for:
- Leading TAC meetings;
- Representing the TAC and the technical community within and outside of LFN by:
- Should the TAC chair be unable or unwilling to serve as the TAC representative to the Governing Board the vice-chair will serve as the TAC representative to the Governing Board
- Serving as the TAC representative to the Governing Board
- Participating in other communications as necessary within and outside LFN
These responsibilities may be delegated to another member of the technical community.
The TAC will elect from amongst voting TAC members a Vice-Chair. The TAC shall hold elections to select a Vice-Chair annually; there are no limits on the number of terms a Vice-Chair may serve.
The Vice-Chair will support the TAC Chair.
The Vice-Chair will represent the TAC when the TAC Chair is not available unless another delegation has been made explicitly.