Committees and Teams
WCA Board of Directors - firstname.lastname@example.org
The World Cube Association is led by the WCA Board. They are responsible for general inquiries and the WCA organization as a whole.
Members: Bob Burton, Callum Goodyear, Ethan Pride, Henrik Buus Aagaard, Saransh Grover
WCA Communication Team (WCT) - email@example.com
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: Lauren Clement (leader), Chenxi Shan (单晨曦), Katie Kauppi, Matthew McMillan, Mikela Elleby Jørgensen, Mohammad Siwom Chowdhury, Rui Reis, Ryan Simpson, William Gan Wei Ren (颜伟仁), Yashwardhan Budhiraja, and Zongwei Sun（孙宗伟）
WCA Competition Announcement Team (WCAT) - firstname.lastname@example.org
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), Christian Martin, Daniel Vædele Egdal, David Edwards, Henry Savich, Mason Langenderfer, Modest Podzolkin, and William Gan Wei Ren (颜伟仁)
WCA Disciplinary Committee (WDC) - email@example.com
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: Lorenzo Vigani Poli (leader), Arthur Garcin, Christopher Morris, Claudio Gonzalez, Jules Desjardin, Martin Vædele Egdal, Sebastiano Tronto, and Taylor Cookmeyer
WCA Data Protection Committee (WDPC) - firstname.lastname@example.org
The WDPC has the responsibility and duty of researching, creating, implementing, managing, and enforcing all WCA Data Protection policies, contracts with external Data Processors of WCA Data, and managing tasks relating to Data Protection.
Members: Ronald Mansveld (leader), Callum Goodyear, and Catrine Søndergaard Byrne
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: Callum Goodyear (leader), Blake Thompson, Enzo Mattos, Georel Ulangkaya, Ivan Lew Yi Wen (刘义文), and Tarandeep Mittal
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 and Thaynara Santana de Oliveira
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: Somya Srivastava (leader), Annette Musta, Bob Burton, Daniel Gracia Ortiz, Hariprasad CM, Saransh Grover, and Tyler Martin
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), Enzo Mattos, Leon Schmidtchen, 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: Lucas Garron (leader), Antonio Kam Ho Tung (甘浩東), Han Wu (吳翰), Iván Brigidano Pérez, Jules Desjardin, Oleg Gritsenko, Pedro Miranda Moreira, and Sydney Weaver
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), Baiqiang Dong (董百强), Cendy Cahyo Rahmat, 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: Philippe Virouleau (leader), Alex Friedman, Alexandre Henrique Afonso Campos, Baiqiang Dong (董百强), Gregor Billing, James LaChance, Jeremy Fleischman, Jonatan Kłosko, Lucas Garron, Pedro Santos Guimarães, Ronald Mansveld, and Rui Reis
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: WCA Board (leader), Abhijeet Ghodgaonkar, Baha Alshwaiki, Emma Dixon, James Quinn, and Zachary Miller