Organization and Board

The Open Compute Project Foundation is a Delaware corporation under IRC 501(c)(6). It is governed by its Board of Directors:

  • Frank Frankovsky, Chairman and President, Open Compute Project Foundation
  • Rocky Bullock, Secretary/Treasurer
  • Jason Taylor, Vice President of Infrastructure, Facebook
  • Bill Laing, Corporate Vice President of Cloud and Enterprise, Microsoft
  • Jason Waxman, General Manager, High Density Computing, Data Center Group, Intel
  • Mark Roenigk, Chief Operating Officer, Rackspace Hosting
  • Andy Bechtolsheim, Arista Networks
  • Don Duet, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs


The Board of Directors charters the Projects and appoints new Project Committee chairs. The Incubation Committee (IC), approves all new specifications which are submitted to the OCP Foundation for inclusion. As of 2014 all project leads and IC seats will be member elected positions. This excludes the IC Chair and Vice-Chair positions, these positions will be board appointed positions.


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