Michael Babker is a multi-talented IT geek and is currently the Lead Developer for Happy Dog Web Productions by day and the Joomla Production Department Coordinator by night. He prefers PHP as his main language of choice, using Joomla and Symfony as his go-to platforms. Although he focuses primarily as a backend developer, he is known to be involved in all aspects of projects to help deliver an end-to-end amazing user experience. Michael has a wealth of experience in the Information Technology field having worked previously as a Systems and Network Administrator in addition to maintaining several industry related certifications. Although he prefers to focus as a developer, he continues to use his skills in a DevOps role both within the Joomla project and at Happy Dog. When not writing code, Michael is very comfortable offering his opinions on all things and is an avid traveler who enjoys the many sights the world has to offer.