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I will keep this short because it is difficult for me.
Today I am announcing my retirement from the Community Leader program. I have such mixed feelings but I am finally able to realize my lifelong goal of circumnavigating our amazing planet.
I have been part of the Community Leader program since 2017 and it has truly been an amazing experience. I have made some great friendships that I hope to retain even as I look to leave the program. I have seen the Community grow significantly and would like to believe that my efforts have helped. When I first started there were a handful of regular contributors answering questions and today I seen dozens of CLs helping others and new members continually joining the ranks. Clearly the Community is in some very good hands!
I want to thank @Erica Moss , @Stephanie Grice , @Monique vdB , @Mandy Ross , @Bridget Sauer @Darline Auguste , Celena :-( and the entire Atlassian Community team for all their support!
Thanks to @Nic Brough -Adaptavist- and @Susan Hauth (Toronto - JIRA Queen) for all the support during my early days.
Best of luck to the new heavy hitters too - @John Funk , @Dirk Ronsmans , @Dave Liao , @Liam Green , and @Bill Sheboy !
Alas, I never came close to taking the crown from @Nic Brough -Adaptavist- ! I was sure he would retire before I did! He just keeps going and going and...
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