[ubuntu-uk] [ADMIN] Call for a new leader

Seif Attar iam at seifattar.net
Mon Nov 10 11:40:00 GMT 2008


Alan Pope wrote:
> Hi,
> As I previously mentioned [0], I'll be stepping down from stewardship
> of the good ship Ubuntu UK LoCo at the end of November.
> The first part of the process starts now, which is where we identify
> those individuals who would like to be considered for the role. Once
> this process is over, starting on the 15th November, we shall have a
> vote to select the next Team Lead.
> If you want to be considered for the position of Ubuntu UK LoCo Team
> Leader please create an entry at [1] (note url changed since my last
> mail) outlining who you are and a little bit about yourself. You might
> also want to add a line or two about direction you'd like to see the
> UK LoCo take. Feel free to modify your "pitch" over time, but do not
> change it after the closing date for entries which is the end of 14th
> November 2008.
> You can of course remove yourself from the list of candidates at any
> time, but it would be useful to do this before the vote is created on
> the 15th November 2008, because once the vote is setup it can't be
> modified.
> If you would like to nominate someone else, contact them privately and
> let them know. They can then choose to add themselves to the wiki if
> they are willing.
> Please maintain the wiki responsibly, for example don't modify other
> peoples entries adversely.
> Remember, you have until the 14th November 2008 to add yourself to the
> list [1].
> Cheers,
> Al.
> [0] https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-uk/2008-October/015067.html
> [1] https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UKTeam/TeamLeadCandidates
Alan, thanks for everything you have done,  I was always surprised by
the amount of work you do, and how you find the time to do it :) it's
often happened to me that I am looking at something, and your name would
pop up! you're a very active member, I didn't really know you were the
PoC (in fact I didn't know there was such a thing!), but your work and
activity has inspired me and pushed me to try harder to contribute
(still getting there, nothing much to contribute and not enough time :)
, I got the impression from your emails that you are not happy with what
you have done so far, you have done a great job and I am happy to hear
that you will keep on doing it!

One thing I know that I will do is vote for the new leader! but there's
only one candidate on the wiki, are the rest of the people that are
active on the list shy? or is everyone busy as well!

Thanks again and good luck!
Seif A.

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