The Rust Team

The Rust project is governed by a number of teams, each focused on a specific area of concern. Below are the rosters, in alphabetical order.

To contact a team, post your question or comment to the Internals forum and tag your post with the category corresponding to the team name. Note that security disclosures should follow the Rust security disclosure process.

Core team

Responsibility: overall direction of the project, subteam leadership, cross-cutting concerns

Language design team

Responsibility: designing new language features

Library team

Responsibility: the Rust standard library, rust-lang crates, conventions

Compiler team

Responsibility: compiler internals, optimizations

Tooling and infrastructure

Responsibility: tool support (e.g. Cargo, rustup), CI infrastructure, etc.

Community team

Responsibility: coordinating events, outreach, commercial users, teaching materials, and exposure

Documentation team

Responsibility: ensuring Rust has fantastic documentation

Moderation team

Responsibility: helping uphold the code of conduct

Style team

Responsibility: temporary 'strike team' charged with deciding on code style guidelines and configuring Rustfmt (process specified in RFC 1607)

Rust team alumni

Responsibility: enjoying a leisurely retirement