Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2nd Meet the Candidates Session.
This time we had the following candidates on the call.
* Narayan Newton
* Chris Ward
* Bert Boerland
* Jeremy Thorson
To view all nominees, link to their profiles, pitches, and free range Q&A please see https://association.drupal.org/nominations
DA Staff Member Stephanie El Hajj graciously agreed to be our scribe. The full IRC log is attached as a text file.
A full recording is available to download here:
Here are the questions to candidates. Note: 2 questions from the first session were repeated - so make sure to check back there for answers.
All Candidates: Please answer these questions in a comment below.
(06:13:15) highermath: @nnewton: Should the Infra team be represented on the (governance) board or the advisory board. Or both?
(but anyone can answer if they have a view)
(06:15:43) highermath: What should be the number one goal of the Board?
(06:24:44) highermath: What should be the relationship between the Board, the ED and the staff.
(06:26:10) KatteKrab: In 2012 the DA was trying to achieve 6 goals as outlined here http://groups.drupal.org/node/197558 Which one in particular would you champion?
(06:31:46) jthorson: What specific initiatives would you suggest as a DA board member, to help drive growth of the Drupal community in new regions and communities which may not currently be represented?
(06:32:13) ChrisChinchilla: How would you engage new users who are passionate about Drupal but aren't developers?
(06:32:32) mortendk: Who would you vote on - if you had to choose 2 of the others?
(06:32:47) nnewton: How do you feel volunteer positions fit into the vision of an ED/board/staff split in the DA? What happens when volunteers overlap with staff positions?
(06:32:51) bertboerland: What makes the Drupal Association succesful?
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