Von Eaton Bids Farewell to Drupal Association
The Drupal Association is preparing to bid a heartfelt farewell to one of its most influential figures, Von Eaton. A passionate activist, community engagement professional, and agent of change, Von's departure marks the end of an era within the Drupal community.
Von's impact goes well beyond his role in the Drupal Association. As the visionary behind "Wasp & Fig - Consulting and Education," he has tirelessly championed social and cultural change. His contributions extend to serving as a Steering Committee member for the Philadelphia Asian & Queer organization and as a community advisory board member of Trans Tech Social Enterprises.
With an impressive eight years of experience in anti-oppression education and program management, complemented by four years of expertise in organizational development and conference management, Von Eaton's influence is undeniable. He has left an indelible mark on the non-profit and open-source sectors, collaborating with numerous change-makers.
In one of the interviews conducted by our team at The Drop Times, Von discussed his role as the strategic leader behind the organization's programmatic initiatives. These include DrupalCon, Drupal Talent + Education, Community Engagement, Contribution Enablement, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Here is the link to the interview: DEI in the Drupal Community Is Collective: Von Eaton
As we prepare to say goodbye to Von Eaton, we invite you to read his farewell message on the Drupal Association's website. It is a testament to his unwavering commitment to fostering positive change, diversity, equity, and inclusion in the tech industry and beyond. While Von's departure leaves big shoes to fill, his influence will continue reverberating throughout the Drupal community and the broader social and cultural transformation realm.
Join us in celebrating Von Eaton's extraordinary journey and unwavering dedication to creating a more inclusive and equitable world for all.
For Von's farewell message, please visit A Farewell From Von | Drupal.org
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