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1) Your Name:

Maureen Hilyard

Personal Profile Picture/Image (Optional):
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2) Stakeholder Group:Not Applicable

3) Constituency:

Not Applicable

4) ICANN Affiliation (if not covered by item 2 or 3):

(ALS) Cook Islands Internet Action Group

5) Please identify your current employer(s):


6) Please identify your current position(s):

Development Consultant

7) Please identify the type(s) of work performed:

National Development projects

8) Please identify your declared country of primary residence (e.g., country to which you pay taxes):

Cook Islands

9) Please list any financial relationship beyond de minimis stock ownership you may have with any company that to your knowledge has a financial relationship or contract with ICANN:


10) Do you believe you are participating in the GNSO policy process as a representative of any individual or entity, whether paid or unpaid?

If the answer is “Yes,” please provide the name of the represented individual or entity. (If professional ethical obligations prevent you from disclosing this information, please enter "Private"):ALAC
11) Please identify any other relevant arrangements, interests, or benefits as requested in the following two questions:

a) Do you have any type of material interest in ICANN GNSO policy development processes and outcomes?


If the answer is “yes,” please describe the material interest in ICANN GNSO policy development processes and outcomes:

b) Are there any arrangements/agreements between you and any other group, constituency or person(s) regarding your participation as a work team member?


If the answer is “yes,” please describe the arrangements/agreements and the name of the group, constituency, or person(s):

ALAC NomCom Representative

12) Please identify any Working Groups or other chartered teams in which you are participating (include acronyms, if applicable):

GNSO Guidance Process (GGP) Applicant Support Programme

Auction Proceeds CCWG

Newgtld WG WT5

At-Large Consolidated Working Group

ALAC Finance and Budget Subcommittee 

ALAC Outreach and Engagement Subcommittee

At-Large Capacity Building Working Group

13) Additional Information (optional):

Current ALAC-appointed NomCom Representative (from APRALO)

Former Chair and Vice Chair of the At-Large Advisory Committee (2017-2023)

Former Board Chair of DotAsia (2020-2021)

Former Board Chair of PICISOC (2012-2016, still current member)

Former member of the Public Interest Registry Advisory Council (2016-2021)

Former member of the DNS Abuse Institute Advisory Council (2021 - current)

14) Page last revised (updates automatically):


SOI Template v7 (5 May 2016)

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