From:   Sarah Tuft <>
Sent time:   Sunday, November 13, 2011 12:58:14 PM
Subject:   Re: [GlobalRevolutionMedia] #EGYPT nominations **IMPORTANT

This is hard ... so many amazing candidates!  Social skills are a big part of relevant qualifications though too & not easily discernible from a spreadsheet.  Therefore I’ve chosen the candidates with whom I’ve had the most personal interaction...

Renée Renata Bergan
Andrea Ciannavei


On 11/13/11 2:24 PM, "Jaime Fallon" <> wrote:

> The process of nominating was officially set by the in person Media
> Working group meeting at 10AM on Saturday morning.
> Those interested in being nominated were asked (by email to global rev
> group) to come to the meeting. By consensus,  we decided to open up
> the nomination process to the email group, beyond those in attendance.
> We asked that those interested, nominate themselves or others by
> midnight, included a brief description of work experience and why they
> feel they would be a good choice.
> These nominees were added to this excel spreadsheet:
> I've shared Egypt Trip Volunteer Spreadsheet
> Voting, officially began at 12:01 this morning and is continuing until
> 3PM this afternoon. To vote, please write your name & email next to
> your top 2 Candidates. The majority of votes will be chosen, with the
> runner up being the Alternate.
> There is a meeting right now in the atrium regarding more information,
> specifically addressing the dangers, about this trip. It began at
> 10AM. You may ask if others may join if they are able to finance their
> own way. I don't have more information where this is concerned.
> As it is now, through our process & consensus, the official media
> working group candidates are who are listed on this document.
> For convenience, they are as follows:
> Joshua van Praag
> Justin Wedes
> Alexander Penley
> Renée Renata Bergan
> Marisa Holmes
> Katie Davidson
> Ananda
> Messiah Rhodes
> (Jahczar) Carl Antonio Garnett Jr.
> Daniel Levine
> Andrew Carbone
> Andrea Ciannavei
> On Sun, Nov 13, 2011 at 2:22 PM, edas anoda <> wrote:
>> so i recieved an email that said that there is only 45 minutes left to vote.
>> On Sun, Nov 13, 2011 at 2:19 PM, Don Carlos Mandingos <>
>> wrote:
>>> yahoo I also had the doc eat like five attempts to stand out as ideal.
>>> instead I just put my name. the doc was a little tricky
>>> On Sunday, November 13, 2011, michael perlman <>
>>> wrote:
>>>> Hi Jamie,
>>>> I cannot access google docs. I am placing one vote for Ben Stark for
>>>> the Egypt trip.
>>>> Please email me to confirm my vote is counted.
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> Michael
>>>> On Nov 12, 1:18 pm, wrote:
>>>>> All,
>>>>> We have discussed at length how, who, when we choose our 2 candidates
>>>>> and alternate to be observers. Media WG must present 3 candidates by
>>>>> Sunday
>>>>> @ 9:00pm.
>>>>> What was proposed and passed by consensus is to have nominees present
>>>>>  their pitches online to the google group by midnight. Review and vote
>>>>> completed by 3pm tomorrow, Sunday, November 13, 2011.
>>>>> Full proposal: write a 1-2 paragraph statement presenting why you
>>>>> should be chosen with links to your work and equipment you are able to
>>>>> bring.  * Additionally you should fill out, scan and be prepared to submit
>>>>> the Intl Observer Questionnaire which has been uploaded to globalrev
>>>>> googledocs * Read and consider the TravelAlertEgypt document.
>>>>> Voting process will be open, transparent.  Andrew sent a link to a
>>>>> google doc that has been uploaded to global rev. Upon submitting your
>>>>> proposal please input your general information on this doc.  Voters, after
>>>>> reviewing candidates' material, please initial next to your top 2 choices.
>>>>> Most votes will be chosen. The alternate will be decided by who received
>>>>> 3rd
>>>>> amount of majority votes.
>>>>> ****NOTE: votes will be tallied at 3PM. Please vote by this deadline.
>>>>> 12AM- Submit proposals
>>>>> 12AM-3PM- Review candidates & vote
>>>>> 3PM- Voting complete
>>>>> Best,
>>>>> Jaime