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John Shortess
Senior Developer & Architect

During a 13-year career in public television, John Shortess produced dozens of sites for the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), including sites for the Ken Burns documentaries “The Civil War” and “Baseball,” as well as for “Washington Week” and “In Performance at the White House.” He’s also developed websites for the U.S. Department of Energy and a number of nonprofit organizations and trade associations. A Drupal developer since 2010, John has contributed core code to both Drupal 7 and Drupal 8, is a module maintainer on, and has served as a sprint mentor during DrupalCons to help newcomers get involved in contributing to the Drupal project.