Forums Coordinator

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Re: Forums Coordinator

Postby PaigeB » Sat Sep 01, 2012 10:29 am

So it it formal ! Congratulations Ann! I have no doubt in your ability to wade through all this opportunity sends your way. (((hugs)))

And thank you Karl. You are a huge part of my sobriety today. I am not sure that I would have all the joys & opportunities that online AA has to offer if it had not been for your patience and guidance when I first tripped over a pothole and landed in the e-aa forums. Thank you for trusting my sanity when I doubted it myself.

Please don't go too far. Chair of the e-aa Biz meeting or on up to a position in OIAA? :wink:
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Re: Forums Coordinator

Postby Squawking Hawk » Sat Sep 01, 2012 12:02 pm

Welcome Ann, Thank-you for your service and for stepping forward to be the forums coordinator.

Karl, thank-you so much for your two years as forums coordinator.

Thank-you both for your service to the forums. And thanks to all the mods!

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Re: Forums Coordinator

Postby ann2 » Sat Sep 01, 2012 12:28 pm

Thank you Karl and thank you all, I'm glad Karl is sticking around and I'm glad you're all here. I'm grateful for the opportunity to serve! :D

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Re: Forums Coordinator

Postby Mike O » Sat Sep 01, 2012 3:06 pm

Thanks so much, Ann for your service here. :)

Karl, you know it, bro' 8)
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Re: Forums Coordinator

Postby Tosh » Sun Sep 02, 2012 11:03 am

Karl R wrote:I'll now be taking a seat in the back row. Thanks everyone for letting me serve. You are all a significant part of my sobriety.

please extend a strong welcome and thank you to Ann....

Thanks, Karl, and you didn't mess it up, and thanks, Ann for taking over.

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Re: Forums Coordinator

Postby avaneesh912 » Sun Sep 02, 2012 4:01 pm

Thanks Karl. What a great story yours is. You came on board willing and embraced the 12 steps quickly and I enjoyed your workshop on the Big Book. That was a wonderful experience. And the leadership coordinating this forum. Hats off.

And welcome Ann. Its always a pleasure to have you around.
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Re: Forums Coordinator

Postby leejosepho » Mon Sep 03, 2012 4:26 am

Whether or not they full realized this at the time, Karl and Ann are two folks who have truly made a specific difference for me over these past three years or so.

My gratitude is deep.
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