Nate Lampton

Senior Technical Architect
Oakland, CA
Nate Lampton standing in front of greenery.

Nate Lampton is a leader in Open Source, with over a decade of contributions to the Drupal project and a founder of Backdrop CMS, a low-cost alternative to Drupal.

Nate has a wide skill set, ranging from front-end development to server-side performance optimization. Nate has brought his skills to many of the largest companies and websites in the world, including Sony Music, NBC, Turner Media, Harvard University, the Grammys, Tesla Motors, and many others. Nate provides services of architecture, development, performance analysis, and consulting.

He has taught over 60 Lullabot Training courses as an instructor in Lullabot Learning Series. He is also the O'Reilly author of the first edition of "Using Drupal".

Nate is a frequent speaker at conferences, where you can meet him in person, or follow him on Twitter as @quicksketch. He also loves board games, home improvement projects, and animals.

Drupal Contributions:

Download & Extend, credited on 3 issues

Views (for Drupal 7), credited on 1 issue

FileField Sources, credited on 1 issue

Layout Paragraphs, credited on 3 issues

Page Templates, credited on 3 issues

Metatag, credited on 1 issue

Projects Worked on at Lullabot:

The Recording Academy (Grammys) 

Harvard University

Tesla Motors



Turner Broadcasting

Sony Pictures Television International

Education & Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Truman State University 

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communication, Truman State University