[OSGeo-Discuss] My name is now Andrea

Andrea Ross andrea.ross at eclipse.org
Fri Oct 9 10:18:03 PDT 2015

On 09/10/15 13:04, Sandro Santilli wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 09, 2015 at 11:11:06AM -0400, Andrea Ross wrote:
>> Dear Everyone,
>> Please pardon me for those who already know this news.
>> I participate quite a bit and have supported OSGeo initiatives since
>> the early days (FWIW, I am a charter member since 2008), and it
>> seems appropriate to share this here as well.
>> If you please, it is my wish you call me Andrea
>> <https://42aross.wordpress.com/2015/10/08/my-name-is-now-andrea/>
>> from now on. Thank you.
> Hey Andrea, that was a great read, thanks for being yourself !
> A fun thing is that "Andrea" in Italy is a male name (translation of
> Andrew) so it wasn't very clear from the subject what you were after).
> It's good to see female population growing in this community, btw :)
> --strk;

Thanks for your email Sandro. Yeah, I recognize that for a few parts of 
the world, Andrea is more typically a male name. Of course for quite a 
few it's typically a female name. I guess that's kind of a fitting name 
for me then. :-)

Kind regards,


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