John Sweeting is the Sr. Director, Network Architecture & Engineering at Charter Communication. John has over 25 years of experience in engineering networks. Previous to Charter he worked for international carriers, TWC, MCI, Cable & Wireless and Teleglobe (Tata Communications) building out global IP networks. John served on the ARIN Advisory Council (AC) from 2000 – 2005 and 2009 – 2014. He served as the AC Chair form 2009- 2014. At the conclusion of his final term on the AC, he was selected as a member of the Consolidated RIR IANA Stewardship Proposal (CRISP Team), where he continues to represent the ARIN community. John was appointed by the Board of Trustees to fill the remainder of the term for the seat opened by Ron da Silva’s resignation on 1 July 2015.

John’s term ends 31 December 2017.