I just hit save on a blogpost on ado to officially announce the result of the recently concluded community election.
Congratulations to @mortendk and @pcambra - I'm very much looking forward to working with you both over the coming months.
The announcement post:
But I'd also like to open a new discussion with the community, and recruit some volunteers to sit on the election committee.
We should review our electoral process and our tools.Read more
Voting closes in a little over 9 hours from now.
Please hurry and get your vote in, even more importantly, as someone subscribed to the Drupal Association group, please help us get the word out and tell people to vote! Less than 1% of eligible voters have done so...
A cheat sheet on the candidates and how to vote is here:
Vote here now:
This is a strategy laid out for the Drupal Association based on conversations held at "DrupalCon 2.0, Reloaded".
To help the Drupal Association to scale itself and to create a successful fundraising strategy.
The Risks of the Current Strategy
In this excellent post by Laura Scott, she points out that:Read more
Voting is now open in the community elections for new Directors "At Large".
View the announcement here:
Update: Voting closes at 11:59pm GMT 7 October 2012
See all the candidates here:
How to vote?
- Login to association.drupal.org
And this concludes our Meet the Candidates sessions for election2013.
Unfortunately, no scribe this time, so no IRC log worth posting.
(20:44:59) valthebald: What threats to the Drupal community do you see, which are not handled by DA? How CAN they be handled?
(20:46:01) aimeem: What is the best/ way that the association can find out about the top 4 benefits that members see the associations as needing to provide to make the association more relevant for membersRead more
Participants in the 3rd session were
* Simon Hobbs (simesy)
* Pedro Cambra (pcambra)
* Jeffrey A. "jam" McGuire (HornCologne)
IRC log attached.
Only three new questions this time around.
(20:22:01) simesy_: I'm interested in what the other candidates think about Narayan as a candidate who will fill the gap of having infrastructure representation on the board.Read more
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:
The first "Meet The Candidates" (MTC) session finished two hours ago.
Taking part were:
* Joe Bachana
* Steven de Costa
* David Stoline
* Matthew Saunders
Here are the questions that were asked and answered.
There is a partial recording of the session available as a zip file here:
For a full list of candidates, and details on the remaining 3 MTC sessions please see https://association.drupal.org/election2013-update
All candidates: Please respond to these questions in a comment.
Opening remarks:Read more