David Gorsline

David Gorsline

Reston (Fairfax County), Virginia USA


Veteran business applications developer in the Washington, D.C. metro area; part of the Digital Media team at NPR. I work mostly on CMS infrastructure (SQL, Java, PHP, JavaScript, APIs) and occasionally on client apps. Member, IEEE Computer Society.


Community theater actor and occasional stage manager. Virginia Master Naturalist, specializing in birds and plants; coordinator for the Wood Duck and Hooded Merganser nest box program at Huntley Meadows Park. Volunteer textbook reader (2000+ hours of service) for Learning Ally (on hiatus).

Certificate of Accomplishment in the Natural History Field Studies program of Audubon Naturalist Society/Graduate School USA, October 2014.

Webmastering and board service

Where I've been

I grew up in Dayton, Ohio and places you can see from there; received degrees from Northwestern University and the University of Pennsylvania; and worked briefly in New York and Minneapolis.

Some favorite sites

410 Gone


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