Aaron is a long-time core contributor to WordPress and has been involved in several startups including Austin's own WP Engine. He wrote the WordPress Bible (Wiley) and has been providing high-end WordPress development solutions to clients for much of the past 3 years. He has also travelled around the country speaking at a variety of industry events relating to open source, media and social marketing.
He has written code to assist developers using various open government APIs, Twitter integrations and has contributed code to almost every major WordPress version for the past several years.
He moved to Austin in 2010 after spending most of the previous 20 years in the Baltimore/Washington region. In his free time, Aaron spends most of his time thinking about craft beer, sports and photography.