Sharing this from our internal WMF list for your
Thank you, Lila, for sharing this here - this type of announcement has always been
publicly posted on wikimedia-l in the past, so hopefully this level of transparency will
continue in the future. :-)
I'd like to introduce Jamie Villagomez, our
incoming Chief Financial
Officer. He brings more than 20 years of experience leading finance in
small startups and large companies, and supporting non-profits as a
volunteer and an advisor. Jaime will be joining us February 1st, overseeing
our Finance, Administration, and OIT teams.
I would like to thank everyone involved in this
search, especially Amy
Elder and Boryana , who managed the recruiting process through a new, open
Could you elaborate on the 'new, open approach', please - who did this involve,
and where is the process documented?