The Real Python Team

Thanks to amazing readers like you Real Python has grown leaps and bounds:

Meet the realpython.com team:

Abhinav Ajitsaria

Abhinav Ajitsaria

Abhinav is an avid Pythonista and a guest author on RealPython.com

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Abhirag Awasthi

Abhirag Awasthi

Programmer/Musician, constantly trying to create something worthwhile, getting better at my craft in the process

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Anja Pircher

Anja Pircher

Anja is a member of the Real Python team and our super-talented staff graphic designer.

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Alexander VanTol

Alexander VanTol

Alexander is an avid Pythonista who spends his time on various creative projects involving programming, music, and creative writing.

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Bob Belderbos

Bob Belderbos

Bob is a driven Pythonista working as a software developer at Oracle. Bob is passionate about automation, data, web development, code quality, and mentoring other developers.

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Brad Solomon

Brad Solomon

Brad is a data scientist and a member of the Real Python Tutorial Team.

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Colin OKeefe

Colin OKeefe

Colin is a freelance Software Creative who travels the unixverse in the good ship Python.

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David Amos

David Amos

David is a mathematician by training, a data scientist/Python developer by profession, and a coffee junkie by choice.

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Dan Bader

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Dan is the Chief Python Nut at Real Python. He helps Python developers take their coding skills to the next level with Python tutorials, books, and online training.

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Derrick Kearney

Derrick Kearney

Derrick is Canadian, a Python master, and a foodie. He helps run several Python user groups and regularly contributes to Real Python.

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David Schlesinger

David Schlesinger

David is an avid Pythonista and a guest author on RealPython.com

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Geir Arne Hjelle

Geir Arne Hjelle

Geir Arne is an avid Pythonista and a member of the Real Python tutorial team.

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Jim Anderson

Jim Anderson

Jim has been programming for a long time in a variety of languages. He has worked on embedded systems, built distributed build systems, done off-shore vendor management, and sat in many, many meetings.

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Joanna Boyer

Joanna Boyer

Joanna is an avid Pythonista and a technical editor at Real Python.

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Julien Danjou

Julien Danjou

Free Software Hacker, author of the book "Scaling Python," runner, foodie and FPS player.

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Jon Fincher

Jon Fincher

Jon is an avid Pythonista and a guest author on RealPython.com

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Jason Reynolds

Jason Reynolds

Jason is an avid Pythonista and a member of the Real Python tutorial team.

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John Sturtz

John Sturtz

John is an avid Pythonista and a member of the Real Python tutorial team.

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Krishelle Hardson-Hurley

Krishelle Hardson-Hurley

After 6 years of teaching high school math, Krishelle switched careers and now works as a Site Reliability Engineer at Dropbox in San Francisco, CA.

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Kyle Purdon

Kyle Purdon

Kyle is a software engineer in Boulder, CO. He is a Python first developer with experience in Ruby, Golang, and many more languages.

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Kyle Stratis

Kyle Stratis

Kyle is a self-taught developer working as a senior data engineer at PatientsLikeMe, a cofounder of Danqex (formerly Nasdanq), and a builder of DonutMap.

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Lucas Lofaro

Lucas Lofaro

Lucas is a wandering Pythoneer with a curious mind and a desire to spread knowledge to those who seek it.

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Malay Agarwal

Malay Agarwal

A tech geek with a philosophical mind and a hand that can wield a pen.

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Michael Herman

Michael Herman

Michael is a software engineer and educator who lives and works in Denver, CO.

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Nelson Carrasquel

Nelson Carrasquel

Nelson is an avid Pythonista and a guest author on RealPython.com

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Nathan Jennings

Nathan Jennings

Nathan is an avid Pythonista and a guest author on RealPython.com

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Pavel Anni

Pavel Anni

Pavel is an avid Pythonista and a guest author on RealPython.com

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Rok Novosel

Rok Novosel

Rok is a software engineer from Slovenia. Member of the Real Python Tutorial Team.

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Shantnu Tiwari

Shantnu Tiwari

Shantnu has worked in the low level/embedded domain for ten years. Shantnu suffered at the hands of C/C++ for several years before he discovered Python, and it felt like a breath of fresh air.

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Said van de Klundert

Said van de Klundert

Said is an avid Pythonista and a guest author on RealPython.com

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And Now?

This site is a team effort and there are a lot of awesome folks here working really hard to give back to the Python community. So what can you do?

  • Say hello in person: If you meet one of us at a conference or tech meetup, be sure to say hi.
  • Follow us on Twitter: If you want to see what the team is tweeting about you can usually find their Twitter account on their about page.
  • Say thank you: If you like a tutorial or someone helps you on the comments, thank the tutorial author(s) or commenter. It’s always nice to know your efforts are appreciated.
  • Read about the team: Check their about page and find out more about everyone on the team.
  • Join in: This community depends on the participation of everyone, so join in and contribute to the comments. Ask questions, answer others, and add to the discussion.

Thank You!

Thank you so much for reading this web site and being a part of our community!

We hope you enjoy our tutorials and we look forward to getting to know you.

Happy Pythoning!