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Mod Elections 2019 – The Results

Discussion in 'Diabetes Discussions' started by DCUKMod, May 30, 2019.

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  1. DCUKMod

    DCUKMod I reversed my Type 2 · Expert
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    Good morning. I am now in a position to announce the result of the recent election for members of our Moderator Team. All candidates have individually been informed of their own result, and those who were successful have confirmed their ongoing willingness to become a Moderator.

    It’s always healthy to have a good field in a poll, but it does also mean there will be some who cannot be elected this time around. Those unsuccessful on this occasion may, of course stand again in another election, and hopefully they will.

    In alphabetical order, the following candidates were successful:

    @Antje77
    @Brunneria – will now continue to a second two year term
    @Goonergal

    Those not elected, this time around are:
    @Caeseji
    @HSSS
    @Kittycat_7_
    @Knikki
    @lucylocket61

    Next steps:

    During tomorrow Pipp and Jaylee will have their Moderator status retired, and they will adopt the blue “Retired Mod” livery. At the same time, those elected will also have their status changed and begin a settling in period.

    I am sure you would join me in thanking Pipp and Jay for their efforts in the last two years and wish out new Mods well for their tenure.

    Thank you to all who stood and I hope we can enjoy your continuing support on the forum.

    Finally, apologies for the protracted nature of this year’s electoral race, but sometimes life, events and Bank Holidays get in the way! We got there in the end.
     
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  2. Guzzler

    Guzzler Type 2 · Master

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    Congratulations to all new mods. Thanks to retirees and well done to those who didn't get elected this time around there's always next time.
     
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  3. xfieldok

    xfieldok Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Congratulations to the elected mods and many thanks to the retirees.

    All on the list were worthy, better luck next time.
     
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  4. shelley262

    shelley262 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Congratulations to all those elected and a very big thank you to the retirees.
    Also a huge thank to all who volunteered and put themselves forward you are all very valued members of this forum and give excellent contributions you’d have all made excellent moderators I’m sure
    Thank you
     
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  5. Rachox

    Rachox Type 2 (in remission!) · Moderator
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    Congratulations everyone elected and commiserations to those that didn’t make it this time x
     
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  6. ziggy_w

    ziggy_w Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    You've done an absolutely stellar job as moderators, @Jaylee and @Pipp. Thanks so much for your time and dedication.

    Congrats on your elections, @Antje77, @Goonergal, @Brunneria -- very much deserved and looking forward to the next year/s with you as moderators.

    @Caeseji, @Knikki, @Kittycat_7_, @lucylocket61, and @HSSS -- absolutely brilliant candidates, thanks so much for all your contributions to the forum. You have greatly helped make this the wonderful place it has become.
     
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  7. Jim Lahey

    Jim Lahey I reversed my Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Cool bananas. All worthy choices (and candidates) in my opinion :)
     
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  8. Bluetit1802

    Bluetit1802 Type 2 (in remission!) · Guru

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    My thanks and appreciation go to @Pipp and @Jaylee for their hard work and fairness.

    Congratulations to @Brunneria, @Antje77 , and @Goonergal for their success, and commiserations to those who didn't quite make it this time. All worthy candidates.
     
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  9. bulkbiker

    bulkbiker Type 2 · Master

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    Well done to the elected.. there's always a next time for the unsuccessful and many thanks to the retirees for your tireless efforts in keeping us all to the straight and narrow!
     
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  10. Mike D

    Mike D Type 2 · Expert

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    My thanks and appreciation go to @Pipp and @Jaylee for their hard work and fairness.

    Balanced moderators and always thought before they spoke. Those two are a huge loss.
     
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  11. lucylocket61

    lucylocket61 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Many thanks to @Pipp and @Jaylee for their excellent moderating. Your input as mods will be missed. Thanks to everyone who suggested and voted for me x
     
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  12. Brunneria

    Brunneria Other · Moderator
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    Thanks to everyone who voted for me :)
    and welcome to the new mods :D
    and sorry to the ones who didn't get in this time, it was a strong field and I had no idea which way the forum would vote.
     
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    kitedoc Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Congratulations to those elected and re-elected.
    Commiseration to all the other candidates but know that each of you is worthy and
    another year it may be your chance to shine.
     
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  14. Antje77

    Antje77 LADA · Moderator
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    Oh, I got elected! Thanks everyone for trusting I can do the stuff a moderator needs to do, I'll do my very best to live up to that :)
    I'm pretty shaken by this but in a very good way! Getting elected by people you like and respect a lot turns out to be a very effective boost to mood, thanks again!

    And thanks to retiring and sitting mods for your work, and please be patient with us newbies while we learn :)
     
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  15. Rachox

    Rachox Type 2 (in remission!) · Moderator
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    HSSS Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Thanks to the outgoing mods for all their efforts.

    Well done to the new mods, worthy winners indeed!

    I have no sense of disappointment at all to see such great members succeeding ahead of me. A huge thank you for the nomination and votes I did get, I was truly honoured to be considered.
     
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    Caeseji Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Congrats to the new mods and thank you to those retiring! You’ve all been massive inspirations and your work is always appreciated.
     
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    Juicyj Type 1 · Moderator
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    Well done to all the candidates who stood, but were unsuccessful this time. You would all have made great moderators.
    Congratulations to @Antje77, @Goonergal and @Brunneria on being elected.
    And many thanks to @Pipp and @Jaylee for their time and effort in moderating the forum.
     
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  20. Chook

    Chook Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Without people willing to be Mods this forum wouldn't be the safe, helpful place it is. So congratulations, commiserations and a big, big thank you to all Mods both past and present - and to the people who were unsuccessful this time.
     
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