As provided in the NANOG charter, Merit Network has one representative
on the Program Committee. Susan Harris as been in that role since
the adoption of the charter, and has been an integral part of the
PC for a long time prior to that.
Susan is stepping down from her PC membership role, and Merit has
designated Bert Rossi as their new representative.
Susan will continue working with the PC in her administrative and
support role, including the tasks of collecting and organizing
submissions, communicating with speakers, and drafting the agenda,
calls for presentations, and other documents. And perhaps most
important, she will continue keeping me and the rest of the PC
focused and on schedule.
She will also continue to be active in other ways with the NANOG
community, including acting as Merit's representative on the mailing
Bert Rossi is a Senior Network Engineer with Michnet, the statewide
high-speed research and education network operated in Michigan by
On behalf of the Program Committee I, would like to express heartfelt
thanks to Susan, and welcome to Bert.
Steve Feldman, PC chair