Re: [Wikimedia-l] Call for Feedback: Community Board seats and February 2 office hours (Chris Keating)

2021-02-04 Thread Jackie Koerner
*English language communities and Meta* -- Date: Wed, 3 Feb 2021 21:29:32 + From: Chris Keating To: Wikimedia Mailing List Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] Call for Feedback: Community Board seats and February 2 office hours Message-ID: Content-Type: text

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Call for Feedback: Community Board seats and February 2 office hours

2021-02-04 Thread Nataliia Tymkiv
Dear Ad, Thank you for being a part of Affiliate-Selected Board Selection 2019 facilitators — organising a selection process is not an easy task. And thank you for sharing your concerns about the process so far. I would like to clarify and explain some things below. First, the Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Call for Feedback: Community Board seats and February 2 office hours

2021-02-03 Thread Chris Keating
I have to say the more I look at the 'options' we are asked to feed back on, the more confused I get. So far as I can see there are options relating to: 1) whether there should be elections a) to the Board itself, b) to a "selection committee" that will nominate Board members, or c) not at all 2)

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Call for Feedback: Community Board seats and February 2 office hours

2021-02-01 Thread Ad Huikeshoven
Members of the Board of Trustees and staff of the Wikimedia Foundation, Please WMF Board of Trustees grant control of the WMF Board elections to the Wikimedia community, especially to the two existing committees. The Wikimedia community can manage its own values and ethics and has no need of

[Wikimedia-l] Call for Feedback: Community Board seats and February 2 office hours

2021-02-01 Thread Jackie Koerner
Hello all, I am reaching out because the Call for Feedback for the community-and-affiliate board seats officially began today and runs through March 14. [1] We are offering multiple channels for questions and feedback. With the help of a team of community facilitators, we are organizing multiple