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  • Currently a Level 5 Map Editor
  • Started using Waze App in July 2012
  • Became a Waze Map Editor in August 2012
  • Waze Beta App Tester (iOS)
  • Waze Beta Leader

Primary Role: California State Manager

The State Manager role was designed to organize the editing efforts within the assigned state.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Being granted editing rights throughout their assigned state.
  • Ensuring Unlocks/Updates are addressed.
  • Working with editors on issues related to map editing.
  • Maintaining and updating a closures list for their state.
  • Maintain/Update/Lead a dedicated forum/ sub-forum thread in the Waze Forum.
  • Monitor the forum, post updates, and answer any questions from other editors.
  • Inform editors about existing policy.
  • Identify, and keep the Country Management informed about advancing editors with good skills, and those editors needing improvement.
  • Identify new editors throughout the state and mentor them formally, or informally.

Additional Editing Areas:

Area Manager:

  • Maine
  • Michigan
  • New Mexico
  • Pennsylvania


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