Drupal contributions

I provide Drupal support in d.o. forums, IRC, Twitter #drupal, and in person. I report bugs and fixes/patches if any. I promote Drupal as a CMF on LinkedIn and other communities, and on my personal web site. I attend NYC and Northern NJ DUG meetups, and Drupalcamps, and present at them.

My mentors
robbiethegeek, Alex UA, forestmars, smerrill, snugug, ericduran, zroger, dumbluck
Roles in working with Drupal
Enterprise Consulting, Site Builder, Developer, Themer, Project Manager, Consultant, Pro Bono Volunteer
I contributed Drupal patches
I contributed to Drupal issue queues
I contributed Drupal documentation
I help in the Drupal support forums
I provide Drupal-related services
I give support on IRC
I help mentor new contributors

Personal information

Full name
Randall Goya
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My website
drupal, php, javascript, css, seo, smo, rich media, vegetarian cooking, biking, indoor gardening, playing guitar, Jimi Hendrix, peace
United States
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I have been building web sites since 1997

I have been using the Drupal framework to build community, media, publishing and ecommerce web sites and web applications for about 8 years

For the past four years I have been working with mostly Enterprise clients in media, publishing, and digital agencies

I came to Drupal and PHP as a Front End Developer with HTML, CSS, JavaScript - many of my applications are seamless integration of Front End UI with Back End processes


Job title
Web Developer, Drupal Application Developer, Forensic Drupaler, Media & SEO/SMO Specialist
Current company or organization
Columbia University Office of Alumni Affairs and Development
Industries worked in
web developer, programmer, drupaler, film, video, sound engineer, sound editor, feature film, tv, independent film, commercials, mental health peer support, mental health consumer advocate
Companies worked for
Pfizer, B&H Photo Video, HONEST, ToLoRo Group, Columbia University, Oxygen Media, NBC Universal, Mediatavern, Night Agency, iris ny, Colorfury, MyPlanet, Animal Nutritional Products, Faith the Dog, Trez'Unique, netsperience, Sound One, Sound Dimensions, Cinergy Video


Member for
7 years 11 months
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Drupal Association Individual Member

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