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 new 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 Elected Members: 1-year term

  • Amy Hodge
  • Elizabeth Wickes

Executive Council Elected Members: 2-year term

  • Lex Nederbragt (Secretary)
  • Raniere Silva

Executive Council Appointed Members

  • Karen Cranston (Chair)
  • Kate Hertweck
  • Mateusz Kuzak
  • Sue McClatchy (Treasurer)
  • Ethan White

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. See them here.