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Canada
Current Role(s): 
Technical Manager, Web Development
Advomatic
IRC: 
dalin

Professional Info

Companies Worked For
CommunIT.ca

Personal Info

Languages spoken: 
English
German
Bio: 

Dave has been developing websites since 2003 when he needed a web presence for the record label that he founded with several fellow musicians. In 2004, he became the lead web developer for the Green Party of Alberta (Canada) which made heavy use of Drupal and CiviCRM. In 2005 Dave left his first career in the music industry and started developing Drupal websites full time. Dave joined Advomatic in 2007 and has since been very involved with improving Drupal's performance, maintainability, and security.

During his stead at Advomatic Dave has been Technical Lead on projects for The U.S. Department of State, The Clinton Foundation, and Global Zero; and senior developer for projects such as AlterNet.org and Rutgers Newark.

Dave has travelled extensively over the past decade and has been very active in organizing his local Drupal community, be it in Calgary, Hong Kong, or the Greater Toronto Area.

History

Member for
10 years 1 month
Documentation
Over 5 edits
Areas of Expertise: 
module development
technical presentation
Architecture
team leadership
Drupal Events: 
DrupalCon Boston 2008
DrupalCon DC 2009
DrupalCon Chicago 2011
DrupalCon Denver 2012
DrupalCon Austin 2014
DrupalCon Los Angeles 2015

Projects

Drupal Association Individual Member

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

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I contributed Drupal patches
I contributed Drupal modules
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I contributed to Drupal.org
I contributed Drupal documentation
I contributed Automated tests
I reviewed Project applications
I help in the Drupal support forums
I provide Drupal-related services
I give support on IRC
I help mentor new contributors