According to the Holacracy Constitution (Appendix A: definition of core roles), the Rep Link is defined as follows:
Within the Super-Circle, the Rep Link holds the Purpose of the SubCircle; within the Sub-Circle, the Rep Link’s Purpose is: Tensions relevant to process in the Super-Circle channeled out and resolved.
- Removing constraints within the broader Organization that limit the Sub-Circle
- Seeking to understand Tensions conveyed by Sub-Circle Circle Members, and discerning those appropriate to process in the Super-Circle
- Providing visibility to the Super-Circle into the health of the Sub-Circle, including reporting on any metrics or checklist items assigned to the whole Sub-Circle
Rep Link accountabilities on holaSpirit
To date, the software has not defined any specific accountabilities for the Rep Link.