Associate Publisher at Drupal Watchdog
Melissa Anderson has worked in software development since 1994. In the early days of the Web, she taught high school language arts, provided software support when people still submitted tickets by fax, and was associate publisher of Windows Tech Journal, a print magazine for Windows programmer.
After web access became more common, she worked as a systems administrator, information architect, and web developer. She has been using Drupal since 2006 as a project manager, site builder, and trainer with a passion for quality assurance and user experience. She has been an active community member, helping to bring Git to Drupal.org and leading an initiative for automated functional testing for Drupal.org.
Melissa enjoys amplifying the effectiveness of others by coordinating communication and and keeping focus on producing value. She enjoys creating and maintaining systems, both social and technical, that support organizations and the people within them in their pursuit of quality.