davidneedham's picture
United States
Current Role(s): 
Agency & Community Training Manager
Board Member
Enjoy Creativity

Professional Info

Companies Worked For
Triplo, Chapter Three, Bradley University, Lyon College, Infogenic Systems, Methodist Medical Center, Digett, AllPlayers.com
Industries Worked In: 
Higher Education, Drupal Training, Churches, Ministries, Nonprofits, Freelance

Personal Info

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David Needham is the Agency & Community Training Manager at Pantheon and serves on the board of directors of Enjoy Creativity. David has been a public speaker since 2008, and an entrepreneur since 2000. David is based out of Champaign IL, enjoys photography, and playing board games with his wife and kids.


Member for
9 years 5 months
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Drupal Contributions: 

I helped plan events in the Twin Cities Drupal User Group.
I helped organize and lead trainings at TCDrupal Camp 2014.
I helped organize and lead trainings at TCDrupal Camp 2015.
I helped organize and lead trainings at BADCamp 2013.
I helped organize and lead trainings at BADCamp 2012.
I helped organize and lead trainings at BADCamp 2011.
I led workshops at the San Francisco Drupal User Group.
I helped plan events in the San Antonio Drupal User Group.
I helped plan events at Bradley University.
I've been speaking publicly about Drupal since 2008 (including DrupalCons at Chicago, London, Denver, Munich, Portland, Los Angeles and New Orleans).

Areas of Expertise: 
Site builder
Drupal Events: 
DrupalCon Boston 2008
DrupalCon DC 2009
DrupalCon San Francisco 2010
DrupalCon Chicago 2011
DrupalCon London 2011
DrupalCon Denver 2012
DrupalCon Munich 2012
DrupalCon Portland 2013
DrupalCon Austin 2014
DrupalCon Los Angeles 2015
DrupalCon Barcelona 2015
DrupalCon New Orleans 2016

Credited on 1 issue fixed in the past 1 year


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

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I contributed Drupal patches
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I contributed Drupal themes
I contributed to Drupal issue queues
I contributed to Drupal.org
I contributed Drupal documentation
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