Caney Fork Worker Proposal - June & July (2021) [Draft]

Below is a scope of work to be done from 6/1 - 7/31 for Caney Fork LLC. I am powers_chris on keybase & telegram, Powers on the forum and Discord and “Chris” on calls. See Caney Fork Worker Recap (April & May) for reflections on past worker proposals.

Scope of Work:

Governance (50%)

  • Organize, set agenda and take notes for weekly governance calls, organized under #Governance tag.
  • Facilitate DXD Buyback Program execution. Help manage proposal process, track and communicate progress and adjust program in conjunction with community feedback and market conditions
  • Work with @Melanie on passing a new compensation structure through governance
  • Work with @KeenanL & Melanie on finding a new marketing lead, liaising with Position Co
  • Monitor treasury developments, provide guidance to @fluidDrop on Q2 Treasury Report, DXyield and other treasury moves.
  • Multi-chain governance
    • Ensure adequate funds and balances across DXdao bases and relayer contracts
    • Coordinate with fluiddrop and @allyq on REP syncing across networks and draft a long-term plan on REP distribution across networks
    • Provide feedback and support to @augustol on DXvote and help jumpstart governance on Arbitrum
  • Contribute to long-term initiatives: Governance 2.0 implementation and a new DXD token model
  • Goals & Deliverables: “significant progress” on DXD buyback program, new expanded compensation structure (goal: June 30), Budget forum post (June 30), consensus on a marketing lead candidate (July 31st), update and plan of action on Gov 2.0 implementation (July 31st), soft consensus on new DXD model (July 31)

Biz Dev/Marketing/Community (25%)

  • Work with Keenan and write ‘Month in Review’ to give updates across product, governance and community.
  • Write other content pieces for product and governance needs
  • Work with Sky on partner outreach and relationships
  • Brainstorm how DXdao can be more active in the crypto governance discussion
  • Goals and deliverables: Month in Review first week in June & July, forum post about DXdao positioning in current discourse (July 31)

Swapr/Ecosystem and Product development (25%)

  • Organize, set agenda and take notes for weekly Product strategy calls
  • Facilitate governance proposals for depositing DXdao liquidity in Swapr and Swapr farming campaigns
  • Work with Zett, Federico, Venky and Swapr team on Swapr strategy and SWPR token
  • Help pass OMN token through governance and coordinate DXdao governance’s role in Omen development
  • Pontificate on how DXdao and its products will interact long-term
  • Goals and Deliverables: Swapr farming campaign launch (June 10), forum post on relationship between DXdao and its products (July 15), SWPR and OMN token launch (July 31)

Logistics and Compensation

  • This proposal is intended to cover work in June 2021 and July 2021 at Level 5 in the Worker Compensation Guidelines. As with my last proposal, this will be at 90% worker commitment as I continue to write the Dose of DeFi newsletter
  • I plan to take Monday, June 21 and Monday July 11 off, deducting 1 day from June and July (assuming 22 work days in a month)

June and July compensation

  • $6875 each month done through two xDai proposals
  • $5154 DXD each month, priced at Coingecko ATH ($523) or 9.85 DXD a month vested for 2 years with a one year cliff, to be issued once a payroll system is in place
  • 0.143% REP per month, to be bundled in a single transaction for several REP awards or through a new scheme to implement multiple REP awards

Past Worker proposals