Drupal

Roles in working with Drupal
Site Builder, Developer, Module Maintainer, Theme Maintainer, Evangelist
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 Drupal documentation
I provide Drupal-related services
I give support on IRC
I help mentor new contributors
I attended DrupalCon London 2011
I attended DrupalCon Denver 2012
I attended DrupalCon Copenhagen 2010
I attended DrupalCon Paris 2009
I attended DrupalCon Chicago 2011

Personal information

Full name
Richard Burford
First or given name
Richard
Last name or surname
Burford
Languages spoken
English
My website
http://fs.io/
Interests
Drupal, web, music production, food, football (soccer)
Gender
male
Country
United Kingdom
IRC nick
psynaptic
LinkedIn profile
http://www.linkedin.com/in/psynaptic
Twitter url
http://twitter.com/psynaptic
Google profile URL
http://gplus.to/psynaptic
Bio

Richard is Director of Freestyle Systems Ltd., a UK-based Drupal development company.

Richard joined the Examiner.com Dev Team in June 2010 and helped to launch the biggest Drupal 7 site six months before Drupal 7 was released. He was the Lead Front End Developer on the Examiner.com mobile site - the highest traffic Drupal mobile site in the US and the 7th highest ranked mobile site in the US (August 2012).

Richard has many Drupal contributions, mostly in the form of contributed modules and his minimal base theme called Clean. Another of Richard's major contributions to the Drupal project is the Drupal Contrib API site drupalcontrib.org which provides reference documentation for Drupal's most popular contributed projects.

Richard has a score of 7 on the Drupal certification site "Certified to Rock".

Richard is currently a Senior Software Engineer on the Drupal Gardens team at Acquia.

Work

Job title
Senior Software Engineer
Current company or organization
Acquia
Industries worked in
Software Development, Web Design, Drupal Training, Music Production
Companies worked for
Acquia, Examiner.com, Clarity Digital, Freestyle Systems, Teesside University, Institute of Digital Innovation, Openly Connected, Phumo, LongLake Studio

History

Member for
7 years 5 months
Documentation
Over 10 edits

Projects

Drupal Association Premium Supporting Partner

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Drupal Association Individual Member

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