An organization owner can promote any member of the organization to team maintainer for a team, giving them a subset of privileges available to organization owners.

Members with team maintainer permissions can:

Promoting an organization member to team maintainer

Before promoting an organization member to team maintainer, the person must already be a member of the team.

  1. In the top right corner of GitHub, click your profile photo, then click Your profile. Profile photo

  2. On the left side of your profile page, under "Organizations", click the icon for your organization. organization icons

  3. Under your organization name, click Teams. Teams tab

  4. On the Teams tab, click the name of the team. Team page with list of teams

  5. To the right of the name of the person you'd like to promote, click > Promote to team maintainer. Team member settings with promote to team maintainer option selected