Justin Dorfman is CodeFund's Open Source Sustainability Lead and is responsible for growing the platform & championing the needs of the FOSS community. Previously, Justin led similar initiatives for StackShare, Sticker Mule & MaxCDN.
Justin has contributed to Bootstrap, Font Awesome, jQuery, Nginx, GNU Bash, and many more. He also serves on the Selection Committee for Mozilla's Open Source Support (MOSS) program, as well as the Open Source Collective's board of directors. In 2017, he co-founded Sustain Summit, an annual one-day event for Open Source Software Sustainers.
Justin Dorfman has hosted 93 Episodes.
Episode 25: Creating a Support Network for Maintainers with Don Goodman-Wilson
February 21st, 2020 | 42 mins 7 secs
Episode 24: Securing the FOSS Ecosystem with Gareth Rushgrove
February 14th, 2020 | 43 mins 44 secs
Episode 23: Why Companies Should Invest Money in Open Source with Josh Simmons
February 7th, 2020 | 53 mins 42 secs
Episode 22: Teaching the Future Open Source Programmers with Ibiam Chihurumnaya
January 24th, 2020 | 40 mins 50 secs
Episode 21: How Playing Minecraft Opened a Door to the Open Source World with Justin W. Flory
January 17th, 2020 | 38 mins 51 secs
Episode 20: The Keys to Open Source Sustainability with Gidi Morris
January 10th, 2020 | 48 mins 14 secs
Gidi (Gideon) Morris works on Open Source software at Elastic, mentors industry newcomers out of hours and is actively involved in the Extreme Programming & Tech Ethics communities in London.
Episode 19: Recovering Software Engineer to a Believer in Open Source with Gunner
January 6th, 2020 | 48 mins 22 secs
Allen Gunn aka Gunner self-identifies as a recovering software engineer and CTO. After the dot-com bubble popped circa 2000 he founded a non-profit called Aspiration which is a values-driven nonprofit technology organization. For those lucky enough to have attended an event Gunner has facilitated will know, he has the gift of gab. He was so good on this episode that we asked him to become a permanent host/panelist and he said YES!
Episode 18: How The Python Software Foundation Works with Ewa Jodlowska
December 13th, 2019 | 39 mins 52 secs
Ewa Jodlowska is the Executive Director of the Python Software Foundation (PSF). She talks about how she got started in open source, keeping the Python culture going, challenges the PSF is dealing with, PyCon, PSF sponsorship program, the BDFL stepping down, starting workgroups, funding requests/availability, addressing diversity at PSF, and membership levels.
Episode 17: How Formidable Supports Open Source With Lorenzo Sciandra
December 4th, 2019 | 43 mins 46 secs