[Foundation-l] [Announcement] update in board of trustees membership

Stephen Bain stephen.bain at gmail.com
Mon Dec 17 05:47:39 UTC 2007

On Dec 17, 2007 2:01 PM, Florence Devouard <Anthere9 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Michael has helped greatly in
> the first years of existence of the Foundation, so I hope you will have
> a thank you thought for him. You hardly ever heard of him, but he was
> really helpful a several critical moments in the life of the Foundation.
> Or we get a board mostly made of big shots, famous, rich, or very
> skilled (all things potentially beneficial), but who just *do not get
> it*. A centralized organization, very powerful, but also very top-down.

Michael Davis is a good example of how there's room for a mixed
structure for the board, with community members who get the projects
and the culture, and people with valuable skills and experience who
come from outside the community.

Stephen Bain
stephen.bain at gmail.com

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