Weekly Deputy Report: 4 – 10 August 2017

We’re starting a new weekly report on this blog today to share with the world all the work that our Community DeputiesDeputy Community Deputies are a team of people all over the world who review WordCamp and Meetup applications, interview lead organizers, and generally keep things moving at WordCamp Central. Find more about deputies in our Community Deputy Handbook. have done over the past 7 days (Friday through Thursday). This report will serve two purposes:

1. It will publicly show how busy the team has been over the past week.
2. It gives us a place to publicly thank the Community Deputies for their hard work.

The stats for these reports will be taken from the weekly Help Scout reports and, as such, will only reflect the activity inside Help Scout. While this covers most of our community interaction, it will exclude most WordCampWordCamp WordCamps are casual, locally-organized conferences covering everything related to WordPress. They're one of the places where the WordPress community comes together to teach one another what they’ve learned throughout the year and share the joy. Learn more. mentorship discussions, all WordCamp application processing, and any interactions in SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. (Office HoursOffice Hours Defined times when the Global Community Team are in the #community-events Slack channel. If there is anything you would like to discuss – you do not need to inform them in advance.You are very welcome to drop into any of the Community Team Slack channels at any time., general chatter, answering questions, etc.).

So, without further ado, here are the stats for this past week (4 – 10 August 2017):

This week we sent 132 emails and helped 81 individuals. Of those, 65 of the tickets were successfully resolved.

The deputiesDeputy Community Deputies are a team of people all over the world who review WordCamp and Meetup applications, interview lead organizers, and generally keep things moving at WordCamp Central. Find more about deputies in our Community Deputy Handbook. who handled those tickets in Help Scout this week are:

@courtneypk
@camikaos
@hlashbrooke
@andreamiddleton
@_dorsvenabili
@enigmaweb
@francina
@myselfkhayer
@psykro
@yaycheryl
@kcristiano
@bph
@carl-alberto
@sheriebeth

A huge thank you to all of these individuals for their hard work in supporting the WordPress community this week!

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