[Zug-sig] Self-introduction

Tres Seaver tseaver at palladion.com
Tue Nov 13 16:50:10 EST 2007

Hash: SHA1

Chris Calloway wrote:
> Tres Seaver wrote:
>> Wow, thanks!  That was way more folks than I had imagined anybody knew
>> about.
> You are welcome.
>> I've invited them to join the mailman list.  You probably just
>> earned the chairmanship of the committee, if you want it. ;)
> Heh. ZF bylaws require committee chairs to be ZF board directors.

This committee is "under the radar" of the bylaws, AFAIK.

> Ever since it's founding, I've also been trying to figure out the 
> classes of membership and where I would fit. I think Associate Member is 
> the proper category for, um, "professional enthusiasts?" But the $95 
> doesn't even entitle me to be *on* any committees as the bylaws are 
> written to organizational members. That is, section 4.2: "Board 
> Committee directors may delegate their committee responsibilities to any 
> individual that is an employee, officer, or director of an existing 
> Member." Last I checked, I'm not an employee, officer, or director of 
> myself. :)

I would certainly remain as the board liaison;  I was just speculating
that the committee might be more effective if somebody who was in
regular contact with the various UG members was driving.

FWIW, shredding the current by-laws and re-bootstrapping with a simpler
set (e.g., modeled on the Python Software Foundation's) is the major
priority for the ZF Board over the next quarter.

- --
Tres Seaver          +1 540-429-0999          tseaver at palladion.com
Palladion Software   "Excellence by Design"    http://palladion.com
Version: GnuPG v1.4.6 (GNU/Linux)
Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - http://enigmail.mozdev.org


More information about the ZUG-SIG mailing list