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Newly Elected TOC Chair 2021 – Oleg Nenashev

By October 7, 2021July 24th, 2023Blog, Staff

We’re happy to announce that the new Technical Oversight Committee (TOC) Chair is Oleg Nenashev. 

The TOC is the team responsible for the technical vision, project oversight, and technical community decisions for the Continuous Delivery Foundation (CDF). Its members are elected every year and this year, Oleg was elected by the other members as the chair. Learn more

Since the beginning of the CDF, Oleg has been a dedicated community member. He has been an active Jenkins contributor for the better part of a decade. He is a member of both the CDF and Jenkins Board, leads the Google Summer of Code, hosts events, writes articles, promotes all things Jenkins on social media, contributes code… The list goes on and on. Last year, he also led the Jenkins Graduation process, making Jenkins the first graduated CDF project.

Oleg Nenashev

Oleg said:

“I am honored to be elected as a chair of the Continuous Delivery Foundation Technical Oversight Committee! The foundation and its TOC are a great venue for cross-project and cross-company collaboration. It is instrumental for building the next-generation open source CI & CD ecosystem that would be focused on end users and interoperability between components.

“In this role, I will be facilitating discussions and decision making in the CDF, and collaboration between its member projects and companies. I will help all the projects to grow their communities and improve governance processes. I will also facilitate collaboration with CDF end users, and other open software and hardware organizations, e.g. The Linux Foundation, CNCF, RISC-V International, Inclusive Naming Initiative, TODO Group, InnerSource Commons, OpenSSF, Open Source Design, etc. There are a lot of opportunities, and I am looking forward to contributing in this role.

“I would also like to thank Dan Lorenc for leading the CDF TOC over the last year and for his leadership and for coordinating so many decisions in the committee; I have big shoes to fill. I would also like to thank Kohsuke Kawaguchi, Tracy Miranda, and all founding members for making this foundation possible.”

Find Oleg on social media:

Twitter @oleg_nenashev