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United States
Current Role(s): 
Principal Engineer

Professional Info

Industries Worked In: 
Hosting, Web Application Development, Web Development, Auto Insurance, Technical Support, Customer Service

Personal Info

Gender: 
male
Languages spoken: 
English
Bio: 

My name is David Porter and I am a father, husband, a student, and at some point during the week, a software developer focused on web applications.

History

On Drupal.org for 4 years 11 months

Documentation guides

Drupal Contributions: 

Organizing:

San Antonio Drupal User Group Organizer
TexasCamp 2017 Planner/Member

Speaking:

DrupalCon Vienna 2017: Drupal in a Google AMP world
DrupalCon Baltimore 2017: Web Performance in 2017
DrupalCon Dublin 2016: Varnish and VCL: Beyond copy/paste from the internet
TexasCamp 2016: Datalayer: What it is, and why you need it

Training:

TexasCamp 2017: Drupal 8 Certification Crash Course

Areas of Expertise: 
* Back & Front end Developer
* TDD
* PHP
* Acquia Certified Developer
Zend Certified Engineer
Drupal Events: 
DrupalCon Austin 2014
DrupalCon Dublin 2016
DrupalCon Baltimore 2017
DrupalCon Vienna 2017

Credited on 79 issues fixed in the past 1 year

Projects

Drupal Association Individual Member

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

My mentors: 
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3 people list bighappyface as a mentor

I contributed Drupal patches
I contributed Drupal modules
I contributed to Drupal issue queues
I contributed Automated tests
I help mentor new contributors