Ruth Cheesley

Ruth Cheesley

Ruth is an open source advocate with over 18 years of experience using and contributing to many different open source projects.

Having served on the Community Leadership Team of the Joomla! project and built a full-service digital agency, she now works as the Mautic Project Lead at Acquia, supporting the community who build and maintain the world’s first Open Source Marketing Automation platform.

Ruth is a lover of cats, a keen runner and is based in the East of England.

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Planning to support event attendees who test positive for covid-19: top tips 

Published in Community Management

 With the way things are going it is more likely than not that event organisers are going to have to deal with at least one attendee testing positive for covid during their event at some point. 

Here are some helpful tips to make sure you are ready to deal with that eventuality based on my own experience of testing positive when attending an event abroad in December 2021.

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