With his 15 years of passionate web development experience and open source advocacy, Ed Finkler loves empowering people through technology. He’s excited about creating things and sharing them with the world.
He served as web lead and security researcher at The Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security (CERIAS) at Purdue University for 9 years. More recently, he has been helping startup teams build exciting e-commerce, social sharing, and mapping systems. He’s a proud member of the FictiveKin team, working on Gimme Bar and other projects.
With his partner Chris Hartjes, Ed records the popular Development Hell podcast on coding and open source culture.
You can read my CV on careers.stackoverflow →
Notable things I’ve created, or helped create, include:
Unless it’s for a commercial project, everything I make is open source. I generally use GitHub to host all of my code.