List of java champions who participate in nomination process


  1. Adam Winer
    Adam Winer is a very well known name in the tech field. Due to his significant contributions to Java EE web application technology, Adam was awarded the designation of Java Champion. Adam Winer is not only the member of the JSF Expert Group but also represents Oracle Corporation on the JSF expert group.

  2. Bert Bates
    Bert Bates is a well-known Java author. Bates spend his last 20-years as a software developer, a Java instructor, and a co-developer of Sun's upcoming EJB exam (Sun Certified Business Component Developer). He is expert in designing and architecting expert systems.

  3. Bill Burke
    Bill burke was born in 1971 in USA. Burke is also one of the Java champions. Burke graduated magna cum laude with a B.S.C.S. from Northeastern University in Boston in 1994. Burke started implementing middleware when he was introduced to DCE at the same time when he was at the parent company of Open Environment Corporation. After some time Bill worked as a core member of the Orbix2000 team at Iona. There, Bill helped them to build some of their CORBA products.

  4. Clark D. Richey Jr.
    Clark D. Richey Jr. is a very well known Java Engineer and one of the java champions founder. Clark is the founder of JUGaccino that is a MD based Java User's Group as well as the founder of SpotLight a open source project. Clark is also an associate professor of architecture and design for Loyola College situated in Columbia, MD.

  5. Kathy Sierra
    Kathy Siera is a very well known name in the tech field. Kathy is one of the Java champions as well as a very good writer too. She was born on June 19, 1957 in Fresno, California. As per concern the qualification of Kathy, she attended California Polytechnic State University with a major in exercise physiology. She spent over 10 years in the fitness industry. She moves from fitness industry to software field when she joins programming classes at UCLA (University of California, Los Angeles).

  6. Eberhard Wolff
    Eberhard Wolff is one of the founding members of the Java Champions program and a Java developer since the early days. His focus is on enterprise systems. He regularly publishes articles and gives talks at several conferences. He is also author of the first German Spring book.