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Ron Northcutt Verified userVerified user

Head of DevRel, Appsmith


Ron is a full stack developer, a Drupal/PHP expert (since 4.6), and has worked across many different industries including non-profit, ecommerce, real estate, tech, and community development.

Coming from a Solutions Architect role in presales, Ron has helped hundreds of enterprise companies navigate the change from proprietary to open source. He is a devoted advocate of open source technology, and has seen first hand the transformative effects they have on individuals, organizations, and entire communities.

As head of developer relations at Appsmith, Ron is committed to helping educate our users, grow the community, and in being a voice for the developer.

"Nothing's impossible... it just takes a little longer."

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Work experience

Head of Developer Relations 
Jul 2022 - Present 

Director of Technical Marketing 
Apr 2021 - Jun 2022 

Demo Engineering Manager 
Apr 2019- Mar 2021 

Principal Solutions Architect, Team Lead 
Jun 2018- Mar 2019

Senior Solutions Architect
Sep 2014- May 2018

Senior Developer 
Jackson River 
Oct 2012- Aug 2014

Owner & consultant
RealTidings LLC 
Feb 2007- Sep 2014 

Top Rope Realty
Jul 2003 - Present

Areas of expertise

systems architecture


Drupal 8 Certified Back End Specialist
Drupal 8 Certified Front End Specialist
Drupal 8 Certified Developer