John VanDyk

Presenting "Drupal Security"

John has been and continues to be an endless contributor to Drupal and the community. He is co-organizer of the Iowa Drupal Users Group.

John has committed code to more than 19 modules with over 540 commits.

John is coauthor of the first edition and sole author of the second edition of Pro Drupal Development. The book was recently updated for Drupal 7 in a third edition by Todd Tomlinson. Pro Drupal 7 Development updates the most popular development reference for the release of Drupal 7. With several new and completely-rewritten essential APIs and improvements in Drupal 7, this book will not only teach developers how to write modules ranging from simple to complex, but also how Drupal itself works.

John is systems analyst and adjunct assistant professor for the Iowa State University Department of Entomology.