Black Python Developers Running for the 2024 Python Software Foundation Board

We are thrilled to announce that four exceptional Black Python developers are running for the Python Software Foundation (PSF) Board of Directors this year. The candidates are Monica Oyugi, Abigail Dogbe, Darrell Jenkins, and Jeremy Tanner. Their dedication and contributions to the Python community are truly inspiring.

Candidates for the PSF Board

The Role of the PSF

The Python Software Foundation is the organization behind the Python programming language. Its mission is to promote, protect, and advance the Python programming language while supporting and facilitating the growth of a diverse and international community of Python programmers. The PSF plays a crucial role in fostering the development of Python and ensuring its continued success and inclusivity.

Summary of Their Campaign

Our four candidates are united in their vision to further enhance the Python community by promoting diversity, inclusion, and innovation. They aim to support underrepresented groups, foster educational initiatives, and ensure the Python community remains welcoming and accessible to everyone. Their collective experience and passion for Python will undoubtedly contribute to the PSF’s mission.

Current Black PSF Board Members

We are also proud to acknowledge the current Black members of the PSF Board, Dawn Wages and Denny Perez. Their exceptional work and dedication serve as an inspiration to us all.

We wish Monica Oyugi, Abigail Dogbe, Darrell Jenkins, and Jeremy Tanner the very best in their candidacies and extend our full support to them.

To view all the nominations for the PSF Board, please visit the full nominations page.