Three developers are in the running for the post of Debian project leader (DPL) this year, after nominations closed on March 9. The current leader, Sam Hocevar , is not among the three.
Read an overview of the candidates here
Each candidate puts forward a platform (1 , 2 , 3 ) when they nominate; common to all three this year is the desire to make Debian better known. Hertzog has proposed a DPL board and mentioned the two others whom he would have on that board – his idea is that by having three common-minded people more can be achieved than by a single person.