ApacheCon US 2008 Speaker
Brian McCallister is a programmery kind of person who loves that folks are willing to pay him to write code. He works as a Software Architect at Ning, a platform for building your own social websites. Brian has worked variously as a programmer, technical writer, and systems administrator for over a decade on projects ranging from telecommunications GIS systems to loom (weaving) control software, and as an English teacher and canoeing guide to boot. He is proud to be a Member of the Apache Software Foundation.