VP of Tech, Data, & Innovative Products
Vital Voices Global Partnership

Tara King is a self-taught developer, currently on Pantheon’s Developer Relations team, where she helps WordPress and Drupal developers find success and optimize their WebOps processes as part of our developer community. Prior to joining Pantheon, she was a Senior Developer at Universal Music Group, and has worked at agencies of all sizes. She has spoken at open-source events around the world, including WordCamp Europe, DrupalCon Global, and various other camps and cons.

She is the leader of Drupal Diversity & Inclusion, a grassroots group dedicated to equity in the Drupal community. She founded the Drupal Diversity & Inclusion Contrib Team, which focuses on increasing contributions to the Drupal project from under-represented individuals, using year-round mentorship, new recruiting methods, and advocacy for better OSS contribution practices.

She lives in Albuquerque, NM, where she runs MañanaCon, a tabletop gaming convention, writes poems, and tends her garden.

Summits Attended: 2020 Debug

Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.