We are happy to announce that the election for the replacement for the Marketing & Communications Department Coordinator has been completed.
Following a server level compromise of the Joomla! Extensions Directory (JED), we would like to provide our community a postmortem summary of the events leading to this issue, the response from the Joomla project team members, and a plan of action moving forward to prevent a similar type of issue in the future.
The following individuals have confirmed their acceptance of their nomination as replacement for the role of Marketing & Communications Department Coordinator. Included are comments provided by the nominator(s) of each, nominees are listed in no particular order.
Back in February, during the voting period to elect the new Board Members of Group 2, the Members of Open Source Matters, Inc. had the opportunity to vote for an amendment to the Bylaws in order to remove the Local Communities Department.