You may have seen a few purple names floating around and wondering what that's all about. The summoners in purple are known as Distinguished Members on the boards. Think of them as positive and helpful members that are on their way to becoming full fledged boards volunteers =D
Edited in a clearer definition to help avoid confusion
These summoners have been recognised as always being helpful, constructive and positive forces on boards. Quality over quantity applies greatly here.
They are not volunteers in a specific capacity (like the emissaries), but rather the title exists as a recognition of contribution and some visibility to those who strive to create a constructive and friendly environment on boards.
They are always floating around chatting and hopefully being helpful =) so make sure to say hi to them and introduce yourself.
Current Distinguished Members are;