RE: Welcome New Participant: Pamela Fox of Google

Greetings Pamela:

Let me add my welcome as well. This is a great group of passionate and
dedicated people when it comes to web education.

Mark DuBois
Director of Education, World Organization of Webmasters

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Sent: Thursday, November 26, 2009 8:00 PM
To: Chris Mills
Cc: Pamela Fox; Doug Schepers; J Public
Subject: Re: Welcome New Participant: Pamela Fox of Google


On 27/11/2009, at 12:32 AM, Chris Mills wrote:

> Hi Pamela - good to see you on the list!
> Chris Mills
> Web Evangelist and Dev Relations Editor
> Editor, and
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> On 23 Nov 2009, at 03:51, Pamela Fox wrote:
>> Thanks, Doug!
>> I'm Pamela Fox, and I've worked in Google Developer Relations for  
>> the past three years (= helping developers do cool stuff with our  
>> APIs). I started on the Google Maps API, and am now on Google Wave  
>> APIs. I just met a few W3C members at a Google Wave hackathon this  
>> weekend in Boston, actually.
>> My goal in life is basically to teach people, and well, it turns  
>> out that developer relations is a great way to do that. I love  
>> giving talks, writing articles, creating curriculum, and most of  
>> all, seeing people learn. Oh, and I also like to create fun  
>> projects on the side, and dang, APIs are such an enabler of fun  
>> projects.
>> I've developed and delivered some general web programming  
>> curriculum, and discovered that teaching web programming isn't  
>> trivial - it involves multiple languages, a whole different  
>> debugging environment, and conceptually different ways of  
>> programming (event-driven/asynchronous). So, I think it will be  
>> good if we can make it easier for everyone.
>> Looking forward to helping out!
>> - pamela
>> On Fri, Nov 20, 2009 at 2:17 PM, Doug Schepers <>  
>> wrote:
>> Hi, OWEA Fans-
>> Please welcome our newest group member, Pamela Fox of Google.
>> Pamela is involved in all sorts of cool stuff, so I am very glad to  
>> get her in the group... but I'll let her introduce herself.
>> Regards-
>> -Doug Schepers
>> W3C Team Contact, SVG and WebApps WGs

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