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United States
Current Role(s): 
Designer, Drupal architect, front-end developer, speaker and podcast host
Jen Simmons Design

Professional Info

Companies Worked For, Lullabot, WorkHabit, New York Stock Exchange
Industries Worked In: 
web design and development, print design, teaching, non-profit arts management, theater and live performance

Personal Info

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Jen Simmons is a designer, front-end developer and speaker. Building websites since 1996, Jen's been using Drupal since 2007. She became a core contributor in 2010, when she designed and created Bartik, the new default theme for Drupal 7. She's worked for several Drupal shops including Palantir, Lullabot and WorkHabit. She's the host of The Web Ahead, a weekly podcast about changing technologies and the future of the web.


Member for
8 years 7 months
Over 10 edits
Drupal Contributions: 

Created the Bartik theme for Drupal 7
Evangelized the use of HTML5 in Drupal 8 core
Designed the mobile app for DrupalCon Chicago

Areas of Expertise: 
Designer; Drupal Architect
Site Builder and Themer; Teacher
Drupal Events: 
DrupalCon DC 2009
DrupalCon San Francisco 2010
DrupalCon Copenhagen 2010
DrupalCon Chicago 2011


My mentors: 

One person lists jensimmons as a mentor

I contributed Drupal patches
I contributed Drupal modules
I contributed Drupal themes
I contributed to Drupal issue queues
I provide Drupal-related services