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Howard G. "Ward" Cunningham

Ward Cunningham is an American computer programmer who developed the first wiki.  He joined the Sustasis boardin January 2012.

A pioneer in both design patterns and Extreme Programming, Ward started programming the software WikiWikiWeb in 1994 and installed it on the website of his software consultancy, Cunningham & Cunningham (commonly known by its domain name,, on March 25, 1995, as an add-on to the Portland Pattern Repository. 



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