Committees and Teams
WCA Board of Directors - email@example.com
The World Cube Association is led by the WCA Board. They are responsible for general inquiries and the WCA organization as a whole.
Members: Blake Thompson, Callum James Goodyear, Ethan Pride, Saransh Grover, Somya Srivastava
WCA Communication Team (WCT) - firstname.lastname@example.org
The WCT is in charge of overseeing and supporting communications of the WCA with the community and general public. They should be contacted if you have general questions about the WCA or their social media appearance.
Members: Rui Reis (leader), Chenxi Shan (单晨曦), Katie Kauppi, Lauren Clement, Matthew McMillan, Mikela Elleby Jørgensen, Mohammad Siwom Chowdhury, Ryan Simpson, Tianyu Zhao (赵天愉), Vladyslav Hordiienko (Владислав Гордієнко), William Gan Wei Ren (颜伟仁), Yash Budhiraja, and Zongwei Sun（孙宗伟）
WCA Competition Announcement Team (WCAT) - email@example.com
This committee has the role to approve and announce WCA Competitions and ensure such announcements adhere to WCA quality standards.
Members: Wilson Alvis (陈智胜) (leader), Chris Martin, Daniel Vædele Egdal, Mason Langenderfer, Modest Podzolkin, Nevins Chan Pak Hoong (陈百鸿), William Gan Wei Ren (颜伟仁), and Zeke Mackay
WCA Disciplinary Committee (WDC) - firstname.lastname@example.org
The WDC investigates a variety of situations and proposes solutions, including punishments when necessary. Among other topics, these situations could be serious violations of WCA Regulations or community issues. If you have experienced any of these, feel free to approach this committee.
Members: Sebastiano Tronto (leader), Arthur Garcin, Christopher Morris, Jules Desjardin, and Lorenzo Vigani Poli
WCA Ethics Committee (WEC) - email@example.com
This committee has the role to ensure that all the procedures followed by the WCA Staff and External Staff abide by its Code of Ethics.
Members: WCA Board (leader), Debapriya Roy, Enzo Mattos, Eoin Dowling, Georel Ulangkaya, Lakshay Sharma, Patrick Ponce, and Stone Amsbaugh
WCA Executive Assistants Team (WEAT) - firstname.lastname@example.org
This team is responsible for carrying out the administrative tasks of the WCA Board of Directors.
Members: Daniel James, Lisa Kucala, Peri Le Dain, Thaynara Santana de Oliveira, and Vicki Otsu
WCA Financial Committee (WFC) - email@example.com
The WFC is responsible for everything regarding finances within the WCA. They manage the finances and accounts of the WCA in accordance with an approved annual budget proposal, which is also their work to provide on a regular basis.
Members: James Molloy (leader), Chris Wright, Edward Hollingdale, and Pratik Poojary
WCA Marketing Team (WMT) - firstname.lastname@example.org
This team is responsible for developing and managing the WCA Brand, seeking sponsorships, supporting the distribution of WCA Competition Gear, and marketing WCA Merchandise.
Members: Saransh Grover (leader), Aidan Blackett, Bob Burton, Bradley Sampson, Hargun Singh Tikku, Hariprasad CM, Meenakshi Muralidharan, and Tine Kalač
WCA Quality Assurance Committee (WQAC) - email@example.com
This committee has the role to support and promote continuous quality improvement within the WCA, as well as worldwide application of quality standards to ensure consistent high quality of processes, WCA Staff, Regional Organizations, Competition Organizers, and Competition Staff.
Members: Daniel Vædele Egdal (leader), Bertie Longden, Deni Mintsaev (Дени Минцаев), Nevins Chan Pak Hoong (陈百鸿), Nitin Subramanian, and Tristan Steeves
WCA Regulations Committee (WRC) - firstname.lastname@example.org
The WRC handles all issues which are related to the application, the improvement and the development of the WCA Regulations. They support WCA Delegates on any kind of procedural matters happening at competitions and decide on unresolved and uncovered incidents. The WRC regularly publishes WCA internal reports to help all WCA Delegates and improve their knowledge of the Regulations. If you would like to take part in regulation development or propose changes you can reach out to the WRC by contacting them via mail or discussions on GitHub.
Members: Iván Brigidano Pérez (leader), Andrew Tyberg, Antonio Kam Ho Tung (甘浩東), Carter Kucala, Celine Tran, Ekaterina Kaneva, Gennaro Monetti, Han Wu (吳翰), João Vinícius de Andrade Santos, Lucas Garron, Oliver Wheat, Patrick Ponce, and Pedro Miranda Moreira
WCA Results Team (WRT) - email@example.com
The WRT is responsible for managing all data in the databases of the WCA, most importantly competition results and person data. They are posting results of WCA competitions to the WCA website, once the WCA Delegate of the competition has sent them in. Apart from posting competition results, the WCA Results Team is also responsible for making corrections to competition results if necessary and they are in charge of administering all WCA profile pages. This includes for example changing user data, like dates of birth, according to verified requests and managing profile picture requests.
Members: Sébastien Auroux (leader), Callum James Goodyear, Daniel James, Jacob Ambrose, Modest Podzolkin, Sam Spendla, Sukesh Kumar, and Timo Norrkniivilä
WCA Software Team (WST) - firstname.lastname@example.org
The WST is responsible for the maintenance and management of all software of the WCA. They also develop new software for various tasks within the WCA whenever needed. If you have suggestions and ideas for further website development or if you would like to report errors and bugs, feel free to contact them! The WCA website is a huge open source project on GitHub, so if you are interested in helping to develop for the WCA, take a look there.
Members: Gregor Billing (leader), Alexandre Henrique Afonso Campos, Caleb Hoover, Daniel James, Deni Mintsaev (Дени Минцаев), Duncan Hobbs, Finn Ickler, Jacob Ambrose, Jonatan Kłosko, Kerrie Jarman, Kevin Matthews, Meenakshi Muralidharan, and Richard Jiankun Peng (彭健坤)
WCA Sports Organization Team (WSOT) - email@example.com
This team has the role to oversee and support the recognition of the WCA as an international sports organization.
WCA Archive Team (WAT) - firstname.lastname@example.org
The WCA Archive Team is an Advisory Committee of the WCA. This team has the role to oversee and support the development of an archive of the organization.
Members: William Gan Wei Ren (颜伟仁) (leader), Antoine Piau, Fiona Wang, Hippolyte Moreau, John Edison Ubaldo (ᜇ᜔ᜌᜓ︀ᜈ᜔ ᜁᜇᜒᜐᜓ︀ᜈ᜔ ᜂᜊᜎ᜔ᜇᜓ︀), and Xusheng Hong (洪旭升)
WCA Advisory Council (WAC) - email@example.com
This council is responsible for building and maintaining bilateral communication between the WCA Community and the WCA Staff.
Members: Ekaterina Kaneva (leader), Abhijeet Ghodgaonkar, Annika Stein, Baha Alshwaiki, Gennaro Monetti, Hongyuan Fu (傅泓源), Ivan Ros Godia, Kit Clement, Logan Day-Richter, Marcus Laurantzon, and Zeke Mackay