I'm a Physicist-turned-Computer Scientist, originally from Israel, and I speak and think right to left.
I am a Principal Software Engineer in the MediaWiki Services Group.
In the past, I worked in the Architecture team, led Community Tech and Anti Harassment tools, and worked for the Collaboration team in the Wikimedia Foundation.
I do a lot of work supporting right-to-left languages and thinking about RTL interfaces.
I started working with the VisualEditor team as part of a Google Summer of Code 2013 project. After the summer's end, I joined the team to continue working on internationalization, media and images and RTL support.
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I wrote a couple of blogs posts explaining some of the challenges of finding proper support for right-to-left languages in VisualEditor: