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State Manager (SM)

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Insert a brieg description of the Sate Manager (SM)

We have a new community role called: "State Manager (SM)" for the USA.


Requirements/Eligibility

Rolls & Responsibilities

SM responsibilities will include the following, but are not limited to:

  • having editing rights in their entire state.
  • Making sure Unlocks/Updates related to their state are addressed timely.
  • Working with editors on issues that are related to editing and other issues as they arise.
  • Maintaining and updating a closures list / wiki (if necessary) for their state.
  • Maintain/Update/Lead the Waze Forum State Page.
    • They can monitor the forum, post updates, keep enthusiasm about state discussions going, and help keep the RC informed.
  • Help inform editors about existing policy and helps evolve that policy based upon their work within a state.
  • Identify key areas in their state.
  • SM will identify the good and the bad editors.
  • Keeping RC (and local Champ where available) informed with good and bad editors (Basically the RC's would like to get the SM's opinion on an editor)
  • Keeping an eye on newer editors throughout the state and educate them by mentoring them informally or formally.

Application Process

  • The SM position could be a mature Rank 4, although a Rank 5 would be preferable to best handle more requests.
  • This role is not the same as AM with a larger area. There is a much greater community involvement with this role.
  • There could be multiple SMs for a state..
  • If state is too small to have their own SM, then a neighboring SM would manage that state.
  • SM roles will be assigned by RCs with Champ endorsement