Voting starts in March for the Drupal Association Board election.
The "contributor cloud" posted at http://drupal.org/files/d7-contributor-cloud-huge.png (and linked to in http://drupal.org/drupal-7-released and elsewhere) is a great graphic, but it's generating complaints that it does not accurately represent the contributions different people made to Drupal 7.
We have more important things to deal with than the relative sizes of people's names. I therefore propose we replace this graphic with one where the names are all the same size. I've attached a version that does this. This was made with the software at http://www.tagxedo.com (same as the current graphic).
Although the people whose names appear large in the original graphic certainly have all contributed tons of work to Drupal 7, some of the people whose names are smaller contributed at least as much (like "webchick" and "dries", for starters....) For a variety of reasons, the number of commits your name is mentioned in isn't an accurate measurement of the work you did. And the software cannot include everyone's name anyway; some names which should be huge aren't even listed currently, presumably because they don't fit (for example, "dww" is a top D7 contributor but his name does not seem to be in http://drupal.org/files/d7-contributor-cloud-huge.png at all).
The attached graphic was made by feeding Tagxedo 519 names (everyone who had at least 2 mentions in commit messages), and it looks like about 280 got used in the final image - that's pretty decent. By making all names the same size, people looking at the graphic will focus on the sheer number of contributors to D7 (which is the truly amazing statistic), not the specific names. And the resulting image has finer detail than the other one so it looks more like the Druplicon also :)
Although the cat is somewhat out of the bag, I propose we replace the current image with this one and use it going forward.