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John Bickar is a Senior Web Developer and DevOps Lead in Stanford Web Services (SWS). He is part of the team responsible for the Stanford Sites web publishing platform, as well as custom development for SWS clients. He maintains a number of custom Drupal modules for Stanford, many of which can be found on Stanford Web Services' Github account.

Previously, John was the User Services Technology Specialist at Cubberley Education Library, located at the Stanford Graduate School of Education (GSE), from May, 2007, until September, 2011.

He is a founding member of the Jasper Group and an active contributor to the Stanford TechCommons.

Brief Biography

John was born and raised in Canton, Ohio, in a small brick ranch house next to a dairy farm. In addition to Canton, John has bounced around from Charlottesville (Va.), Colorado Springs, Cambridge (Ma.), Colorado Springs (again), and now to Menlo Park (Ca.) He makes a mean stromboli.