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From "Mattmann, Chris A (388J)" <chris.a.mattm...@jpl.nasa.gov>
Subject Re: Incubator, or "Incubation"?
Date Thu, 02 Feb 2012 19:08:37 GMT
Hey Bill,

On Feb 2, 2012, at 10:54 AM, William A. Rowe Jr. wrote:

> On 2/2/2012 12:49 PM, Mattmann, Chris A (388J) wrote:
>> 
>> OK. If that VP isn't a flow-through and isn't visible when things are working
>> optimally, then why have him/her?
> 
> Because when the process needs revision, and it will, the board doesn't want to
> revise it.  ComDev shouldn't have to revise it.  The board wants to point to one
> individual and say 'this part is broke, fix it', and have it done.


Interesting. I hadn't thought of that -- you see the process as (inevitably) evolving. 
I see it as basically done, with so little revision it hardly warrants the creation of 
an officer to oversee it. 

Cheers,
Chris

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