The Nerds Behind the Veil...

Natural Selection is compromised of highly-skilled and well-respected web designers, web developers, and web programmers. Hell, we even have interns mucking about occasionally because we like to share what we know and give back to the community. Making beautiful websites and providing amazing customer experience is our passion.


matthew baylor

Matthew Baylor

Matt's a former Marine with a degree in Aviation Technical Management and a degree in Web Design. Matt started Natural Selection in 2009 and enjoys orchestrating projects large and small. Matt was the Joomla! Extensions Directory™  manager for the Joomla Project from November 2011 to December 2016.


tessa mero

Tessa Mero

Tessa Mero is a college instructor teaching web application development at a college. She spends her extra time contributing on a leadership team for the Joomla! project and has a role as the Developer Advocate for Joomla.
As a hobby, she enjoys snowboarding, traveling, speaking, and playing video games with her children.
She is the Organizer of the Seattle Joomla Meetup and the Organizer for the Seattle PHP Meetup and a PHP conference, and has an addiction to learning new things.


dmytro bezuh

Dmytro Bezuh

Dmytro is a highly proficient PHP, JavaScript and jQuery developer and loves using Zend Framework to build custom applications. He's also very skilled in developing Joomla extensions. In his spare time he enjoys cycling, hiking and exploring old castles.



Ann Travisy

Ann loves helping people with her web design and development experience. She's become one of NSWD's key support providers. In her spare time she enjoys the outdoors and traveling.



Zoey is an American Staffordshire Terrier and former Rescue Dog. She loves people and her hobbies inlcude playing tug-o-war, disliking cats and lounging around the office just waiting for someone to grab a rope or ball to play.