Drupal

My mentors
merlinofchaos, Dries, eaton, hunmonk
I contributed Drupal patches
I contributed Drupal modules
I contributed Drupal themes
I contributed to Drupal issue queues
I contributed Drupal documentation
I helped organize DrupalCon
I contributed Drupal automated tests
I provide Drupal-related services
I give support on IRC
I attended DrupalCon Munich 2012
I attended DrupalCon Denver 2012
I attended DrupalCon London 2011
I attended DrupalCon Portland 2013
I attended DrupalCon Prague 2013
I will attend DrupalCon Amsterdam 2014
I will attend DrupalCon Austin 2014
I attended DrupalCon Chicago 2011
I attended DrupalCon Boston 2008
I attended DrupalCon Barcelona 2007
I attended OSCMS 2007, Sunnyvale
I attended DrupalCon Szeged, Hungary 2008
I attended DrupalCon DC 2009
I attended DrupalCon San Francisco 2010
I attended DrupalCon Paris 2009
I attended DrupalCon Copenhagen 2010

Personal information

Full name
Larry Garfield
First or given name
Larry
Last name or surname
Garfield
Languages spoken
English
My website
http://www.garfieldtech.com/
Interests
Drupal, Star Trek, Drupal, Politics, Drupal, Hunting JohnAlbin, Drupal, HTML5
Gender
other
Country
United States
IRC nick
Crell
Gittip profile url
https://www.gittip.com/Crell/
Twitter url
http://www.twitter.com/Crell
Bio

Larry Garfield has been building web sites since he was a sophomore in high school, which is longer ago than he'd like to admit. As a freelancer he worked mostly for Chicago-area politicians before graduating to full time consulting with Palantir.net.

At Palantir, Larry is a Senior Architect and Community Lead, developing solutions for medium to large cultural and educational institutions. He also works to represent both Palantir and Drupal in the broader developer community.

Larry is an active Drupal core contributor, including the principle architect of the Drupal 7 database system and the Drupal 8 Web Services Lead. He is also a member of the Advisory Board of the Drupal Association. Larry holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from DePaul University.

Larry is a co-author of "Drupal 7 Module Development" from Packt Publishing, and has also been published in Drupal Watchdog and php[architect]. He blogs at both http://www.palantir.net/ and http://www.garfieldtech.com/.

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Work

Job title
Senior Architect
Current company or organization
Palantir.net
Industries worked in
Software Engineering, Journalism, Higher Education
Companies worked for
Forall Systems, PEPID, DraftFCB, DePaul University, Palantir.net

History

Member for
8 years 10 months
Documentation
Over 100 edits

Projects

Drupal Association Premium Supporting Partner

Thanks for being a Premium Supporting Partner of the Drupal Association. Palantir.net helps fund key initiatives that strategically support and grow the Drupal community.

Drupal Association Individual Member

Crell is an Individual Member of the Drupal Association, which fosters and supports the Drupal software project, the community and its growth.