New lead for 4.7: Helen Hou-Sandí

Due to some unexpected constraints on my time this year, I’m going to be stepping down as the 4.7 lead, and I’m happy to announce that Helen Hou-Sandí is stepping up to lead the releaseRelease A release is the distribution of the final version of an application. A software release may be either public or private and generally constitutes the initial or new generation of a new or upgraded application. A release is preceded by the distribution of alpha and then beta versions of the software. in my stead. I’ll still be behind the scenes providing whatever support is necessary, and I’m really looking forward to the release . You might remember Helen for her famous work on WordPress 4.0.