Drupal

Drupal contributions

Documentation team!

Please check out my Drupal lessons and guides (I try to write clearly, from a newbie's perspective, and answer many commonly asked questions). Feel free to read, learn, and give feedback. I also frequent the Drupal support forums answering as many questions as I can.

Some key lessons include:

A few Drupal sites I've made:

  • KlausBadelt.com - Film composer of Pirates of the Caribbean and many other successful movies
  • AnalystForum - Large community site for people studying for CFA, CAIA, and FRM exams
  • absolutecross - My own site, a popular learning resource for designers and web developers
  • Agua Viva - Ministry site for Mexican missionaries
  • Firehouse Kidz - Firetruck based children's ministry
  • YourOCDentist - Site for my dentist
  • Soleh Brewer - Amazing musician, one of my instructors at Musicians Institute

Some Drupal projects I'm part of the development team for:

My mentors
mfer, Rob_Feature, heyrocker, EclipseGc, sdboyer, lyricnz
Roles in working with Drupal
Site Builder, Themer, Front End Developer, Module Developer, Designer, Project Manager, Site Lead, Documentation, Performance Optimization, Server Administration
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

Personal information

Full name
David Newkerk
First or given name
David
Last name or surname
Newkerk
Languages spoken
English
My website
http://www.absolutecross.com
Interests
Music, film scoring, web design, graphic design, theming, typography, CSS, HTML5, Photoshop, Illustrator, Apple, Linux, training, documentation, usability, user experience, ux, semantic web, responsive design, jQuery, javascript, PHP, Nginx, AWS, cloud computing, open source
Gender
male
Country
United States
IRC nick
dnewkerk-keyz
LinkedIn profile
http://www.linkedin.com/in/absolutecross
Facebook page
http://www.facebook.com/david.newkerk
Twitter url
http://twitter.com/davidnewkerk

Work

Industries worked in
Film, Music, Agriculture, IT Services, Medical, Dental, Finance, Ministry, Church, Non-Profit, Temporary Power, Art
Companies worked for
Grip Media, LabelZero, Kinonation, AnalystForum, Firedrill Productions

History

Member for
7 years 7 months
Documentation
Over 50 edits