Justin W. Flory is a student and open source contributor based in the United States. Currently, he is a student at the Rochester Institute of Technology, majoring in Networking & Systems Administration and double-minoring in Free and Open Source Software and Free Culture and Women’s and Gender Studies.

Justin is an active contributor to the Fedora Project. In Fedora, he leads the Community Operations team and participates with the Diversity and Inclusion Team. He is also an Ambassador to represent Fedora at events and conferences, where he has spoken on the stages of FOSDEM, DevConfCZ, All Things Open, OSCAL, and more.

Justin also participates in other open source communities. He is a former staff member of the SpigotMC project, a contributor to MusicBrainz, and a former community moderator for Opensource.com. He also worked on the UNICEF Office of Innovation‘s MagicBox project.

Additionally, Justin is an avid traveler and always tries to learn something new from the places he visits and the people he meets.

Fedora Project community meet-up in Tirana, Albania for OSCAL 2017
Fedora community meet-up for OSCAL 2017