davidhernandez's picture
Location USA
Current Role(s): 
Manager of Learning and Contributions
FFW Agency

Professional Info

Companies Worked For
Rutgers University, Institute for Integrative Nutrition, Institute for Advanced Study, Lockheed Martin, Sungard Recovery Services, Bell Atlantic
Industries Worked In: 
Education, IT, Aerospace, Payroll management, Telecommunications, Health and Nutrition

Personal Info

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On Drupal.org for 13 years 5 months

Over 10 edits to documentation


Acquia certified Grand Master

I've spoken on subjects related to systems administration, site building, frontend development, contributing to open-source, and mentoring.

DrupalCon New Orleans 2016
Is size just a number?: Reflecting on community growth, mentoring, and where we spend our efforts

DrupalCamp New Jersey 2015
Theming in Drupal 8

DrupalCon Los Angeles 2015
Revamping the project applications process on Drupal.org
How do we encourage repeat contributions to Drupal Core?

Drupal Association Webcast Series
Drupal Association Presents: How to Successfully host a Sprint

DrupalCamp New Jersey 2015
How to contribute to Drupal ... and not just code

Modules Unraveled Podcast
Episode 119: The Classy base theme and Drupal 8 theming

DrupalCamp New Jersey 2013
System Tips and Tricks

Drupal Contributions: 

I help organize New Jersey Drupal meetups, including DrupalCampNJ. I also contributed to Drupal.org itself as a member of the now retired Drupal.org Software Working Group.

I am a maintainer of Classy, Drupal 8 core's first and only base theme, and can often be found wandering the theme system queue or anywhere else members of the Twig Team show up.

Areas of Expertise: 
Site builder
Project Manager
Sys Admin
strategic planner
Drupal events: 
DrupalCon DC 2009
DrupalCon San Francisco 2010
DrupalCon Chicago 2011
DrupalCon Portland 2013
DrupalCon Austin 2014
DrupalCon Amsterdam 2014
DrupalCon Los Angeles 2015
DrupalCon New Orleans 2016
DrupalCon Baltimore 2017
DrupalCon Nashville 2018
DrupalCon Seattle 2019
DrupalCon Minneapolis 2020 (was planning to attend)
DrupalCon Global 2020

Credited on 5 issues fixed in the past 1 year


Signature Supporting Partner
DrupalCon North America 2021 Platinum Sponsor
Drupal Association #DrupalCares Supporter
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I contributed Drupal patches
I contributed Drupal modules
I contributed Drupal themes
I contributed Drupal installation profiles
I contributed to Drupal issue queues
I contributed to Drupal.org
I contributed Drupal documentation
I helped organize DrupalCon
I contributed Automated tests
I reviewed Project applications
I help in the Drupal support forums
I provide Drupal-related services
I give support on Slack
I give support on IRC
I help mentor new contributors