Jacob is a trainer, project manager and engineer; building websites since 1999. Since coming to Drupal he has led development of several high profile websites, most notably http://amnesty.org. Currently, he works on the drupalgardens.com team as a Principal Engineer, developing features in Drupal 7, working on Drupal 7 core and building out the infrastructure to support the #1 SaaS Drupal site building solution. Jacob also serves as Scrummaster for his team, trying to tie loose ends together, wrestle JIRA to the ground and keep the chickens out of the pig sty. Mainly these days, he loves to teach and wants to get into training full time.
A returned native son of Western Massachusetts, Jacob lives with his wife and lovely 1yr old daughter in a snug and cosy duplex in Northampton, MA.