Welcoming New Fedora Program Manager Robyn Bergeron

Christopher Brown snecklifter at gmail.com
Fri Nov 19 23:25:57 UTC 2010

Hi John,

On 15 November 2010 23:44, John Poelstra <poelstra at redhat.com> wrote:
> Jared Smith made an announcement in his blog [1] about some upcoming
> personnel changes in Fedora.  I wanted to make a specific announcement
> to the Fedora lists as well.
> Through the end of 2010 and a little bit beyond, I will be working along
> side Robyn Bergeron to transition my official Fedora responsibilities to
> her.  This will include getting the Fedora 15 team schedules into shape,
> feature wrangling, bugzilla maintenance, and any number of other things.
>  Robyn and I are committed to making this transition as smooth,
> complete and timely as we can, and expect the transition to be completed
> before the Fedora 15 feature submission deadline.  Said a different way,
> if you've already been working with me on something, I'll continue to
> help you with it.  For all new topics, please contact Robyn directly and
> we will work together as necessary to get them done.
> One of the luxuries of my position was keeping tabs on most of the teams
> in Fedora via their mailing lists.  I won't have as much time for this
> going forward so I'll be scaling back the number of mailing lists I
> watch and contribute to.  If I posted to a list in the past, please
> don't assume I'll automatically see your message there in the future.
> Also please don't hesitate to contact me directly if you feel the need
> to do so.
> Fedora, it's been a great ride. We've made great progress in the past
> three years and I'm thankful you let me be a part of it. Here's to
> wishing only the best to Robyn in her new role serving the Fedora community!
> John
> p.s. I'm still looking forward to and rooting for an on time Fedora 15
> release. :)
> [1] http://www.jaredsmith.net/2010/11/10/changing-of-the-seasons/

Your efforts in Fedora have been outstanding. Have enjoyed seeing
feature lists whipped into shape and the formation of a new release.

Robyn has some big shoes to fill!


Christopher Brown

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