My boss, who is also a very good friend, scheduled a staff meeting this morning for this afternoon. She’s given up on staff meetings as process, and certainly a last minute meeting like that had to be about something specific.

I messaged her during the day. “Do I have anything worry about for this meeting?” Then I sent her this link at

Turns out I was right to be worried. She announced her retirement, effective sometime in March. I’m sure there will be more to follow.