Past Tech Team Co-Coordinator
A lifelong practitioner and teacher of Eastern philosophies & spiritual practices, Deva worked with Portland Indymedia starting in 2000 in order to counter the false narrative of corporate media following the WTO protests in Seattle and helped run the group as a highly successful independent media outlet until 2008. He then ran an urban based organic farm for 5 years. As tech wizard extraordinaire, Deva built & helps maintain 350PDX’s website to create a highly engaging activist-user experience as well as providing ongoing mentorship and trainings for 350PDX interns, fellows and volunteers on tech-related work. Deva is also a photographer and manages 350PDX’s powerful online image gallery.