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Thank You FRC Teams from Bill Miller

Hi,
Yes, it really is Bill Miller posting on Chief Delphi (Imagine that!).

I want to sincerely thank all of the FRC Teams and mentors for your wonderful posts and thoughtful encouragement over the past several days. I concur with many of you and strongly believe by our working together FRC did come a long way over the past 7 seasons. I believe my goal of improving communications and providing increased transparency did make FRC a better place for all. Thank you for all that you have done to help me make this possible.

Presently, I am spending some time trying to figure out where to go from here. Perhaps if there is any interest, I could return to CD sometime in the future to post some of my more memorable experences and funny stories regarding FRC behind the scenes.

I hope everyone has a wonderfully successful 2013 Season.
Thank you again,
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Re: Thank You FRC Teams from Bill Miller

No, thank YOU Bill Miller. YOU helped make the incredible strides FRC has taken in the last 7 years, and your enormous impact on FRC has been greatly appreciated.

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Perhaps if there is any interest, I could return to CD sometime in the future to post some of my more memorable experences and funny stories regarding FRC behind the scenes.
That would be so awesome of a read.
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Re: Thank You FRC Teams from Bill Miller

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Perhaps if there is any interest, I could return to CD sometime in the future to post some of my more memorable experences and funny stories regarding FRC behind the scenes.
I think that there would be quite a bit of interest. We love stories, especially funny and memorable ones!

I've only been around for the past five seasons, but even then I've seen constant improvement and growth for FRC. Thank you very much for all of the work and effort you've put into the program!
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Re: Thank You FRC Teams from Bill Miller

Hi Bill! Yes, we'd love to hear stories....stick around....
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Re: Thank You FRC Teams from Bill Miller

Thanks for your years of hard work, Bill.

Thanks also for offering to share your insights about FIRST behind the scenes. Your perspective would be an invaluable resource in helping to shape the FIRST community's priorities and expectations for the new FRC administration.
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Re: Thank You FRC Teams from Bill Miller

Thanks for all your hard work Bill!

P.S. I think you've set a record for the best Reputation Points to Posts ratio ever!

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Thanks for all your hard work Bill!

P.S. I think you've set a record for the best Reputation Points to Posts ratio ever!

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... Perhaps if there is any interest, I could return to CD sometime in the future to post...
Bill, there can be NO doubt that the CD community will be very interested in reading your insights -- about the past and future of FRC, about the mission of FIRST and where you see challenges, opportunities, lessons, etc. And about some of the craziness you have witnessed (esp. behind the scenes!) while leading FRC.
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Re: Thank You FRC Teams from Bill Miller

I would love to hear stories of the moments that inspired you, encouraged you, and made you think.

This is a very generous offer. Thank you for making it.

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Re: Thank You FRC Teams from Bill Miller

Thanks for all your work Mr. Miller! I'm sure all of the CD and FIRST communities would love to hear from you again!
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Re: Thank You FRC Teams from Bill Miller

I, for one, can't wait for some good stories and game hints (read: red herrings) for next year's game.
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Re: Thank You FRC Teams from Bill Miller

Thank you for all you've done for FRC and FIRST! Please do stick around, it would be wonderful to see your take on some things, maybe with a few red herrings here or there.
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Re: Thank You FRC Teams from Bill Miller

Mr. Miller, Please come around the Game Hint threads and give a post somewhere along the lines of Im-pretty-sure-its-not-a-water-game-guys.
If you where to write "Stories of FRC" by Bill Miller, I'd buy that book. Just saying..
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Re: Thank You FRC Teams from Bill Miller

its not him! he did tell us how many days until Kick-off!!
(im just kidding)

Thanks Bill for your contributions to FIRST. We will always remember you and how you changed FIRST.
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