No, we'd prefere a 5+2 setup.
ok. Looking at http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/TDF/Membership_Committee we currently have a 3+1 setup, which means we need three more people: Two seat holders and one deputy.
It is up to the BoD to appoint the new members / deputies (if we do not go
for elections). We as the MC would suggest that Simon and Norbert would
be considered for such position. We had a brief discussion, if we can
suggest a third name as well. We had some ideas but no strong preferences, so we would leave it to the BoD.
Ok. So I take it that you propose Simon and Norbert as seat holders, which means we have one deputy role open at the moment?
Btw. I don't want to give the impression that the BoD needs to follow our
No worries. It's good to hear your thoughts and experiences, as you have been the one active in the MC and can judge best.