On Fri, 5 Jun 2009, Russ Housley wrote:
The IETF Executive Director, who is part of the Secretariat, already has a
role in NomCom. The IETF Executive Director provides the requirements for
the open positions.
Would you be more comfortable if the Executive Director were named as the
Yes. I'd be even more comfortable if the text could be inclusive, for
example that either NomCom chair or IETF exec director could send out
the announcement, but if shared responsibility seems like a bad idea,
I can accept that argument.
From 10K view I have another meta-comment:
The change proposal seems to be based on the assumption that the
delays in ISOC president choosing a new NomCom chair may be recurring.
Maybe there will be difficulties in finding a chair (e.g. interviewing
them etc.), because the obvious, simplest fix (no changes needed to
the process) would be to just select the nomcom chair earlier.
Pekka Savola "You each name yourselves king, yet the
Netcore Oy kingdom bleeds."
Systems. Networks. Security. -- George R.R. Martin: A Clash of Kings
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