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United States
Current Role(s): 
Web Strategist

Personal Info

Languages spoken: 
Chinese, Simplified

A Web Strategist at Palantir.net, Michelle Jackson works in concert with each team to ensure that the needs of clients and their audiences are identified, assessed and integrated into a site’s design and technical build. She has a BA in Hispanic Studies and East Asian Studies from Brown University, a MS in Information from University of Michigan, and a MA in International Studies from Johns Hopkins University - Nanjing University Center for Chinese and American Studies. Michelle speaks Chinese and Spanish. She is learning Russian.

Things to Know

Michelle began her study of user experience overseas. She conducted research on ethnic Chinese and their use of online tools in both China and Panama for two years. She is an alumna of the Fulbright U.S. Student Program (Panama).

What excites her most about the web is its potential to bring new information, resources and opportunities to diverse audiences.


On Drupal.org for 2 years 2 hours

Drupal Contributions: 

DrupalCon Baltimore 2017 User Experience and Content Strategy Track Chair

Areas of Expertise: 
User Experience Research
* Strategy
Drupal Events: 
DrupalCon New Orleans 2016
DrupalCon Baltimore 2017
Drupal Association Supporting Partner

mj-19 helps support and grow the Drupal community with the Drupal Association.

I contributed Drupal documentation
I helped organize DrupalCon