BIO: Rikki Endsley is a community manager and editor for Opensource.com, and a 2016 recipient of an O’Reilly Open Source Award. In the past, she worked as a community evangelist on the Open Source and Standards team at Red Hat; freelance tech journalist; community manager for the USENIX Association; associate publisher of Linux Pro MagazineADMIN, and Ubuntu User; and as the managing editor of Sys Admin magazine and UnixReview.com.

Rikki has an English degree from the University of Texas (Austin) and a Master’s of Science degree in Journalism from the University of Kansas. For her thesis, she researched how to highlight women’s contributions to open source technologies. Find her online at rikkiendsley.com and @rikkiends on Twitter.

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