Mario is a software engineer from Los Angeles with more than 15 years experience building enterprise web systems.  After working for nearly 15 years for the Federal Government where he built public-facing as well as Intranet systems, Mario decided to move to the private sector where he worked as the Head of Learning for one of the top 5 Drupal agencies in the world, Mario worked with many well-known organizations such as NBA, The Weather Channel, NFL, WWE, USC Libraries, Harvard, Stanford,, PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PWC), and many more.

Mario has been a web development trainer for many years and has built a large library of video tutorials as well as a full training curriculum on building Drupal websites which he has conducted at several Drupal Cons and Drupal Camps across the country and Europe.  In addition, Mario constantly writes about the latest technologies he is working on or learning about in his personal blog.  He is a regular speaker at various Open Source events and loves working with Drupal.

Federal Justice Award from the Federal Courts for building the first mobile-friendly website for a Federal Court agency back in 2012.

Drupal Association