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Current Role(s): 
Team Lead
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Member for
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Drupal Contributions: 

Drupal 8 core committer, focusing on front end and theming.

I also maintain the default base theme in core called Stable.

Co-organizer of LonDUG, the Drupal Users Group in London, Ontario. We gather to talk about Drupal and hold sprints to contribute to Drupal core (and sometimes contributed modules).

Former Drupal 8 theme system co-maintainer from 2013-2016, I helped with Twig and other theme system improvements and served as the Twig initiative lead for a while.

Former Dreditor co-maintainer.

Former core contribution mentoring lead and mentor. Core mentoring is how I learned to contribute to core, and I've mentored many people over the years.

Drupal Events: 
DrupalCon Denver 2012
DrupalCon Portland 2013
DrupalCon Prague 2013
DrupalCon Austin 2014
DrupalCon Los Angeles 2015
DrupalCon Barcelona 2015
DrupalCon Asia 2016
DrupalCon New Orleans 2016

Credited on 40 issues fixed in the past 1 year


Drupal Association Supporting Partner
Drupal Association Individual Member

Cottser helps support and grow the Drupal community with the Drupal Association.

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I contributed Drupal patches
I contributed to Drupal issue queues
I contributed Drupal documentation
I contributed Automated tests
I give support on IRC
I help mentor new contributors