Nova doesn't have maintainers in the same way as the Linux Kernel. However,
we do have sub-teams who maintain parts of Nova and a series of nominated
"czars" to deal with cross functional tasks.
Each of these sub-teams and roles are documented on our wiki at
You can find helpful contacts for many parts of our code repository at
We also have a page which documents tips and mentoring opportunities for new
Nova developers at https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/Nova/Mentoring
Finally, you should also check out our developer reference at
Thanks for your interest in Nova, please come again!