GEO's Academic and Government Council is comprised of a distinguished group of geographically-diverse academic and government members who have generously volunteered their time to provide broad vision and feedback to GEO.
GEO's councils are a critical component of GEO's infrastructure. The specific purpose of the Academic and Government Council is to serve as an advisory body to GEO membership regarding academic, government and regulatory developments.
The Council's role will primarily consist of the following:
Council Chairs – The Council Chairs are elected by the GEO Board of Directors and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Council, including:
Don-Tobias Jol of Baker & McKenzie Amsterdam N.V. is the current Council Chair of the Government Academic Council. The Council Chair, together with GEO's Executive Director, Danyle Anderson, will serve as your primary points of contact when interfacing with GEO.
There are many benefits of joining GEO's Academic and Government Council, including:
Council members have the following responsibilities:
For additional information on GEO's Academic and Government Council, please contact:
Dr. Bill Castellano, Rutgers University, Council Chair at email@example.com, or
Don-Tobias Jol, Baker & McKenzie Amsterdam N.V., Council Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org, or
Danyle Anderson, GEO Executive Director at email@example.com.