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Wikimedia Foundation Chief Executive Officer Transition Team/2021

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In February 2021, the Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees, in accordance with their Chief Executive Officer transition plan, established a Chief Executive Officer Transition Committee to recommend to the full Board of Trustees a successor to Katherine Maher. The group began their work in February 2021 with assistance from Viewcrest Advisors. On 14 September 2021, the Board announced that Maryana Iskander would begin as Chief Executive Officer in January 2022.

Transition leadership[edit]

Board of Trustees Transition Committee[edit]

The Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustee's Chief Executive Officer Transition Committee consists of:

Name Role
Tanya Capuano Chair of the Audit Committee
Dariusz Jemielniak Chair of the Human Resources Committee
Raju Narisetti Chair of the Transition Committee
Shani Evenstein Sigalov Chair of the Community Affairs Committee
Nataliia Tymkiv Acting Chair of the Board of Trustees

Staff Transition Team[edit]

Name Role
Robyn Arville Chief Talent and Culture Officer
Amanda Keton General Counsel
Jaime Villagomez Chief Financial Officer

Additional ongoing executive transitions[edit]