EONS Executive Board elections 2017

First election round EONS Executive Board: results now available!

The deadline for EONS full members to submit votes to fill two positions (President-Elect and Board member) on the EONS Executive Board was 22 June 2017.

We can now announce that Andreas Charalambous has been elected as EONS President-Elect and Wendy Oldenmenger has been elected as EONS Board Member.

The election results will now move forward to the EONS General Meeting for member approval. This meeting is scheduled to take place on the morning of Sunday 19 November, before the EONS Advisory Council meeting/Leadership Summit in Ede, The Netherlands. (The exact time of the meeting will be communicated in due course.)

The following persons put forward their candidacy for one of the two positions:

President Elect:

  • Andreas Charalambous (Cyprus)
  • Mary Wells (UK)

Board Member:

  • Gulcan Bagcivan (Turkey)
  • Johan De Munter (Belgium)
  • Carole Farrell (UK)
  • Wendy Oldenmenger (The Netherlands)
  • Eugenia Trigoso (Spain)
  • Virpi Sulosaari (Finland)
  • Charlotte Weston (UK)

EONS wholeheartedly congratulates Andreas Charalambous and Wendy Oldenmenger and looks forward to welcoming them to future Executive Board meetings.

We would like to thank all the candidates for standing in the election and for offering their experience and time to EONS. We also thank everyone who actively engaged with the work of EONS by participating in the voting process.

Second round of elections for Board Member – Research: Call for Nominations now closed

The deadline for submission of nominations for the role of Executive Board Member – Research was Thursday 17 August 2017, 12.00 CET.

The call is now closed and the list of nominees will be available on this page as of Monday 21 August 2017, when full EONS membership will be invited by email to submit their vote(s). The voting ballot will be available here too.

Only EONS full members whose April 2017-March 2018 membership fee has been paid are entitled to vote.

2015 elections

The second EONS Board election of 2015 was to elect a new Board member with responsibility for Education. Voting closed in August 2015.

Rebecca Verity
was elected Executive Board member (Education)



This election result has been approved by the EONS membership at the EONS General Meeting (Saturday 26 September) during ECC 2015 in Vienna.

We would like to thank Rosario Caruso for showing his engagement by acting as a candidate and for offering his experience and time to EONS. We also thank everyone who actively engaged with the work of EONS by joining in the voting process.

First election of 2015: results

The first EONS Board election of 2015 was to elect a new President-Elect and Board Secretary. Voting took place in May and June 2015.

Lena SharpLena Sharp
has been elected EONS President-Elect.




Theresa WisemanTheresa Wiseman
has been elected EONS Board Secretary.




The election result has been approved by the membership at the EONS General meeting (Saturday 26 September) during ECC 2015 in Vienna.

EONS congratulates Lena Sharp and Theresa Wiseman and looks forward to welcoming them to future Executive Board meetings.

We also would like to thank Marita Repo for showing her engagement by acting as a candidate for the role of Board secretary and for offering her experience and time to EONS.

Thanks are also due to members who showed their engagement with EONS and the democratic process by voting.


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