monan's picture
United States
Current Role(s): 
Problem Solver
TechReprieve
Solutions Architect
Acquia
IRC: 
ChubbyDirt

Professional Info

Companies Worked For
Switchback
Industries Worked In: 
Web Publishing, Usability, Web Application Development, User Centered Design, Business Development, Sales

Personal Info

Gender: 
male
Languages spoken: 
English
Bio: 

Mike has been working on internet-based software solutions for almost fifeen years as a software engineer and usability practitioner. He's been concentrating on Drupal architecture, development, and design for the past five. He brings a rich knowledge of user-based software development processes, usability analysis activities, and project organization and management to bear for his clients.

Most recently, Mike had founded TechReprieve, a web software engineering and usability services company. He was also the co-founder of Switchback, a local Drupal engineering shop that he helped grow over three years. A few of the clients that he has had the privilege to work with in these ventures include HealthMedia, Arbor Research, Zingerman's, Johnson Controls, the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, the Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies, and the Open.Michigan project at the UM Medical School.

History

Member for
10 years 2 months
Drupal Contributions: 

Currently helping to maintain the wunderground project. Also, I employ other Drupal developers, and we actively try to push out patches/updates to modules that we work on.

Areas of Expertise: 
Small business owner
employing other Drupal developers. As an implementor
currently architecting the Drupal presentation layer for the primary business product of a fortune 100 company.
Drupal Events: 
DrupalCon Denver 2012
DrupalCon Portland 2013
DrupalCon Austin 2014

Projects

Drupal Association Signature Hosting Supporter

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

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