Jeremy Ward is a web developer, drummer, hobbyist poet, infrequent illustrator, reader of books, fan of stand-up comedy, and lover of video and board games. He currently spends his days working as a Senior Backend Engineer at WebDevStudios.

When not at work or out playing music, he can be found in a Twin Cities coffee shop working on coding projects, researching tools and techniques to extend his skill set, or dreaming up ways to make a difference in the web and software development communities. He is a past volunteer organizer for both the WordCamp Minneapolis/St. Paul and Midwest PHP conferences, and has been regular attendee of the Twin Cities chapters of WordPress, PHP, and JavaScript meetups.

Jeremy resides in St. Paul, MN with his girlfriend Abby and their cat, Flip.