Derick N. Alangi (a.k.a d3r1ck)
V. Software Developer, Wikimedia
Yesterday is History, Tomorrow is a Mystery but Today is a Gift, that's why it's called the The Present
Hey, I (Q29642872) volunteer for the Wikimedia movement as a Software Developer (from Africa, precisely Cameroon) working on MediaWiki and it's extension & other Wikimedia projects for over 2 years now. As part of my core activities, I am assisting in the running of various user groups and projects;
It's with great pleasure and love to work on open source projects such as MediaWiki and other Wikimedia projects that power free knowledge, see my Technical Contributions. Proud owner of the SendGrid MW Extension and a past GSoCer (first black GSoC contributor) for the Wikimedia Foundation in 2016. Have also participated as a mentor for the GCI program for Wikimedia in 2015, 2016 and co-authored the Mailgun MW Extension.
Note: Trying to keep things & content on this page very small and simple about me. This is just a summary of my works. Feel free to ping me and lets talk :). You can read about how I started and evolved in the Wikimedia movement via this little story of mine. The story is not complete, it just mentions my striking achievements in the Wikimedia movement.