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Current Role(s): 
Consulting Engineer

Professional Info

Companies Worked For
eBay, wegewerk, Phase2, Washington Post, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Industries Worked In: 
Marketing, Publishing, Media, Nonprofit, Education

Personal Info

Languages spoken: 

I've worked as a software developer since 2002, focusing in on the web publishing industry since 2005. I've helped clients out of technical jams, worked through many challenging integrations, and led teams of up to 10 developers. From 2008-2016, I did many consulting projects primarily for media and non-profits for clients including the White House (Obama!), NBA (Time Warner), and Doctors Without Borders. From mid 2016 to late 2017 I was the lead engineer for Drupal 8-based international marketing platform developed for eBay Group Services GmbH in Dreilinden, Germany.

On-the-job technical experience:

Drupal, PHP, MySQL/Maria/Percona, HTML+CSS, Apache, Varnish, Linux, nginx, Docker, Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Docker, and the OpenStack Compute API.

On-the-job leadership experience:

Team formation, transitioning teams to agile, full-lifecycle project planning and estimation, and documentation of processes and best-practices.

Hobbyist technical experience:

Kubernetes & Ceph


On Drupal.org for 11 years 11 months

Areas of Expertise: 


I contributed Drupal patches
I contributed Drupal installation profiles
I contributed to Drupal issue queues