The Board of Directors of the XMPP Standards Foundation oversees the business affairs of the organization. As elected by the XSF membership, the Board of Directors for 2012-2013 consists of the following individuals:
Mike Taylor (Chair)
Mike Taylor has been working with open-source before it was even called open-source and is currently working at &Yet as their resident DevOps person. He has been active in the XMPP community and is constantly preaching to anyone who will listen the benefits of PubSub and Messaging. This is his fourth term as a member of the XSF Board of Directors and was the Google Summer of Code Org Admin for the XSF in 2010.