Jory Burson


Introducing Open Web Docs

Open Web Docs is a collective of community members and organizations excited about web platform documentation as critical digital infrastructure. We've fundraised over $600k to provide full-time tech writing support to projects such as MDN. Read more and get involved at

OASIS Open Projects

Internationally recognized and respected for its work across ICT standards, OASIS now supports open source projects who want to work on multiple kinds of deliverables under one organizational umbrella. The open source program at OASIS is a leader among international standards developing organizations, particularly in the Ethereum/cryptotechnology and cybersecurity spaces.

OpenJS Foundation

OpenJS Foundation is building a cross-project community space for JavaScript developers, regardless of their preferred library or code editor. We support more than 35 open source JavaScript projects with support and benefit programs, content development, infrastructure, and more. We've also recently launched an Individual Supporter Program called JavaScriptLandia which will offer more opportunities to connect with favorite communities and tools.



Jory Burson is the VP of Standards for the Linux Foundation, where she helps projects identify opportunities for standardization and collaborate on specifications. She is an open source developer-turned-standards practitioner, who is passionate about bringing the best of open source and standards-making best practices to bear in open projects. With over a decade of experience in the field, Jory has worked with several private and non-profit organizations including OASIS Open, W3C, Ecma International, and the web standards consultancy Bocoup, to name a few. She is known for her expertise in web standards, open source governance, and community management. Jory has played a role in shaping the open source ecosystem through her work with critical open source projects such as jQuery, Node.js, and MDN Content. Jory is a passionate advocate for open source software, diversity, and inclusion in the tech industry.