Ed Finkler, also known as Funkatron, started making web sites before browsers had frames. He does front-end and server-side work in Python, PHP, and JavaScript. He is the Lead Developer and Head of Developer Culture at Graph Story.

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, and he’s an partner emeritus of Fictive Kin. Along with Chris Hartjes, Ed is co-host of the Development Hell podcast.

Ed’s current passion is raising mental health awareness in the tech community with his Open Sourcing Mental Illness speaking campaign.

Ed writes at funkatron.com.


You can read my CV on careers.stackoverflow →.


Notable things I’ve created, or helped create, include:

Open Source

Unless it’s for a commercial project, everything I make is open source. I generally use GitHub to host all of my code.

My GitHub Page →