Andrew Kuchling has 11 years of experience as a software developer and is a long-time member of the Python development community. Some of his Python-related work includes writing and maintaining several standard library modules, writing a series of "What's new in Python 2.x" articles and other documentation, planning the 2006 and 2007 PyCon conferences, and acting as a director of the Python Software Foundation. Andrew graduated with a B.Sc. in Computer Science from McGill University in 1995. His web page is at http://www.amk.ca.