Policy Example: Formation of Teams

Initiation: Any member of the community can propose to the community formation of a new team.
Person(s) with the idea writes a general description of the new team including a name and the proposed scope of work of the team.
Description and request for a new team are sent via email to the community and the agenda planners (Coordination Team) prior to the general business meeting.
At meeting community agrees/disagrees with the need for a new team.
If authorized, the team is recognized as a Start up Team.
Start up Team: A Start Up Team has authorization from the group to recruit members, hold meetings and create a job description for community approval.