"So I am really sad to say that I am leaving my paid position as
Executive Director. It's been really hard to write this blog post
because I really don't want to leave. (And I won't be leaving
– more on that later.) However, I've been offered a great
opportunity to work on the open web at Mozilla. As you all know, I
think we need to be pushing for freedom on the web as much as we've
pushed for it on the desktop. So I see this next step as continuing
in my contributions to making sure users have a completely free and
open experience when using technology.
"So what about GNOME?
"The timing of my move comes at a time when GNOME is getting a
lot of press. I'd like to give my thoughts on how GNOME will move
forward over the next couple of months."