James has been an editor on the English Wikipedia since November 2004 and an administrator since September 2006. As a Wikipedian, he has extensive experience using automation to improve Wikipedia's procedural workflows, including Requests for Comment, Good Article Nominations, and Requested Moves. His fascination with WikiProjects runs deep, having founded WikiProject Pharmacology and the revived Elections and Referendums, as well as being involved with several other ones. As a founding board member of Wikimedia District of Columbia, a regional Wikimedia affiliate, he was responsible for planning the Wikimania 2012 conference in Washington, DC, and assisted with the inaugural WikiConference USA in New York City. Between his online and offline efforts, he strives to make contributing to Wikipedia easier for people of all backgrounds. He has a degree in political science from American University in Washington, DC.
Isarra is a MediaWiki developer and designer who usually works on core UI stuff and skins. She's been loitering around wikis, including Wikipedia, since 2010 or so and is really bad at writing bios.