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The Fedora Project Leader (FPL) is ultimately accountable for everything that happens within Fedora and in particular is responsible for maintaining Red Hat's relationship with Fedora and vice versa. He/She is Fedora's President, CEO, Chair, Fearless Leader, whatever-you-want-to-call-it. However the project leader is not a dictator, benevolent or otherwise. The FPL leads the Fedora Project Board and strives to do it by consensus.

The FPL is a full-time, Red Hat-employed job.

Release Fedora Project Leader
21, ... Matthew Miller
20, 19, 18, 17 Robyn Bergeron
17, 16, 15, 14 Jared Smith
14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 9 Paul W. Frields
9, 8, 7, 6, 5 Max Spevack
5, 4 Greg DeKoenigsberg
4, 3, 2 Cristian Gafton
1 Michael Johnson

Releases that appear next to multiple names are due to the job responsibilities transitioning mid-release.

There are numerous FPL succession tasks that should be completed during any transition.