Joe brings a deep technical background and nine years of Drupal experience to his role as DevOps Lead at Mediacurrent. An advocate for open source, he has worked full time with PHP CMS since 2000.
Joe earned a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Arkansas. He soon found that he enjoyed the technology of the internet, website development and the problem solving involved in these projects. He has specialized in Drupal scaling and performance. Over the course of his career, he has developed an interest in workflow and automation that has become useful for DevOps and configuration management. Prior to Mediacurrent, Joe was a member of a team that builds websites for entertainment and business clients. He helped to develop multiple high profile websites that are top destinations during very demanding events such as The Grammys and the Country Music Awards.
On weekends, Joe enjoys time spent attending live music or outdoors kayaking, hiking and caving in the hills ofTennessee.