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> - I fear that the number of board members (if all current
> "managers" go
> in) will be too much people to have good conflict resolution.
> 5 people would be the best, 7 is I think the upper limit...
> But you can think otherwise and/or it can be the mission of
> the transition board to set up a more effective structure
Well, I've contacted all those who have the opportunity and we'll see how
the numbers turn out.
> - Board members will be in effect the project managers.
Yes and no. This *may* be the case, but is no longer required like it was
>From the email I sent to trustee candidates:
"Being a trustee does not carry with it any additional responsibilities. It
is not like being a manager where you are required to have a top-level
project that you are actively leading. The trustees will simply ensure that
an effective and fair organizational model exists for the development
project as a whole, and oversee it in as gentle and positive a way as
> I think a two-level structure would be more efficient. A small
> board deciding on the number and nature of the TLPs, and
> deciding on lead teams for each.
I think that this is something that will probably happen naturally at the
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