I've been an official Member of the GNOME Foundation for the past 13 years. I was previously president of the GNOME Foundation, among other things.
With over 19 years of involvement in the Free Software community and open-source methodology, I have a particular affinity with this branch of the IT industry. My experience in the field, combined with my background in business, makes me one of the very few publicly available bona fide free/open-source marketing & business management consultants on the planet who can claim expertise in the field with a straight face. If you're looking for someone with a deep understanding of how the FLOSS community works, thinks and feels, and who can help your business integrate with it the proper way, you may be interested in my services.
GNOME Calendar, the most beautiful calendaring app for Linux. Since 2023, I am co-managing the project by handling product design, setting a new comprehensive and actionable roadmap, allocating developer resources, and effectively operating a turnaround for this software development project in the public interest.
My continued involvement in Free and Open Source software has made me file hundreds of bug reports and thousands of comments on various pieces of software that I have used and loved. Over time, I have involved myself in bug triaging to ease the developers' task. My bug reports are scattered over the web, but are for the most part contained in:
GNOME (the majority of my work is over there; nominated among the top bug reporters in 2009 and in 2010)