Kristen Pol's picture
United States
Current Role(s): 
Drupal Architect
Hook 42
IRC: 
Kristen_Pol

Professional Info

Companies Worked For
UCSC, Hewlett Packard, Lutris, CruzTech, self-employed, freelance, contract
Industries Worked In: 
Fortune 1000, startups, academia, high-tech, dot-com consulting, freelance consulting

Personal Info

Gender: 
female
Languages spoken: 
English
Bio: 

I've been a Drupal architect/developer for 13+ years (since Drupal 4). Check out my Drupal programming projects and experience.

History

Member for
13 years 3 months
Documentation
Over 100 edits
Drupal Contributions: 

I've been a Drupal architect/developer since 4/04 starting w/ Drupal 4.4 :)

I have these certifications

I have written these Drupal books

  1. Drupal 7 Multilingual Sites

I have contributed these Drupal modules

  1. Featured Content: http://drupal.org/project/featured_content
  2. SEO Friend: http://drupal.org/project/seo_friend
  3. Views Examples: http://drupal.org/project/views_examples

I have contributed these Drupal installation profiles

  1. Multilingual Drupal 7 Demo: http://drupal.org/project/multilingual_book_demo
  2. Drupal 8 Multilingual Demo: https://www.drupal.org/project/multilingual_demo

I presented talks/trainings at these 'cons, camps & meetings (and others, not listed :)

  1. The Multilingual Makeover! A side-by-side comparison of Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 - DrupalCon New Orleans, May 2016 with Aimee Degnan
  2. Where's the fire? AKA: My site is down... now what? - DrupalCon New Orleans, May 2016
  3. The Multilingual Makeover! A side-by-side comparison of Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 - SFDUG, April 2016 with Aimee Degnan
  4. The Multilingual Makeover! A side-by-side comparison of Drupal 7 and Drupal 8 - Stanford Drupal Camp, April 2016 with Aimee Degnan
  5. Where's the fire? AKA: My site is down... now what? - Stanford Drupal Camp, April 2016
  6. Understanding the Dark Side: An Analysis of Drupal (and Other) Worst Practices - Stanford Drupal Camp, April 2016
  7. Drupal Multilingual for D7 and D8! - BAD Camp, November 2015 with Aimee Degnan
  8. Understanding the Dark Side: An Analysis of Drupal (and Other!) Worst Practices - BADCamp, October 2015
  9. Multilingual module madness! Which i18n modules do you really need? - DrupalCon Los Angeles, May 2015
  10. Multilingual module madness! Which i18n modules do you really need? - Stanford Drupal Camp, April 2015
  11. Drupal Site Tuneup | Vroom! Vroom! - Stanford Drupal Camp, April 2015
  12. Drupal 8 Multilingual Hands-On - BAD Camp, November 2014 with Aimee Degnan
  13. Drupal 7 Multilingual Hands-On All-Day Training - BAD Camp, November 2014 with Aimee Degnan
  14. Drupal SEO Basics: A Drupaler's Guide to the SEO Galaxy - BAD Camp, November 2014 with Aimee Degnan
  15. Drupal Site Tuneup | Vroom! Vroom! - DrupalCon Austin, June 2014
  16. Migrating from Drupal to Drupal - Stanford Drupal Camp, April 2014
  17. Drupal Site Tuneup | Vroom! Vroom! - Stanford Drupal Camp, April 2014
  18. Building Multilingual Sites with Drupal 7 - BADCamp, October 2013 with Aimee Degnan
  19. Multilingual Module Madness - BADCamp, October 2013
  20. Multilingual Module Madness - DrupalCon Portland, May 2013
  21. Multilingual Module Madness - East Bay Drupal User Group, April 2013
  22. Multilingual Module Madness - Stanford Drupal Camp, April 2013
  23. Drupal SEO Basics: A Drupaler's Guide to the SEO Galaxy - Stanford Drupal Camp, April 2013 with Aimee Degnan
  24. Drupal SEO Basics: A Drupaler's Guide to the SEO Galaxy - BADCamp Berkeley, November 2012 with Aimee Degnan
  25. Zero to Go in 13 days: The developer's perspective - Silicon Valley Drupal User Group meeting, July 2012
  26. Creating Multilingual Drupal 7 Sites, Parts 1 & 2 - Stanford Drupal Camp, May 2012
  27. Features in the Real World: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly - BADCamp Berkeley, October 2011
  28. Drupal SEO Basics - BADCamp Berkeley, November 2010
  29. Migrating a Custom Module from 6 to 7 - DrupalCamp Chicago, June 2010
  30. Drupal SEO Basics - Unconference at DrupalCon SF, April 2010
  31. DDBlock Galleries - Design4Drupal Stanford, January 2010
  32. Drupal SEO - BADCamp Berkeley, October 2009 with Jen Lampton

Here are some Drupal projects I've worked on

  1. http://sunpower.com/
  2. http://zicasso.com
  3. http://naturebridge.org
  4. http://boomerangproject.com
  5. http://classicvacations.com
  6. http://boomboomcards.com
  7. http://thesoundpost.com
Areas of Expertise: 
architect
Developer
Site builder
Project Manager
mentor
Drupal Events: 
DrupalCon San Francisco 2010
DrupalCon Denver 2012
DrupalCon Portland 2013
DrupalCon Austin 2014
DrupalCon Los Angeles 2015
DrupalCon New Orleans 2016
DrupalCon Baltimore 2017

Credited on 17 issues fixed in the past 1 year

Projects

Drupal Association Organization Member

Kristen Pol helps support and grow the Drupal community with the Drupal Association.

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I contributed Drupal patches
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I helped organize DrupalCon
I contributed Automated tests
I help in the Drupal support forums
I provide Drupal-related services
I give support on IRC
I help mentor new contributors