Ian G. Clifton is an Android developer and user experience advocate who has had a variety of experiences both in and out of technology. He is the author of Android User Interface Design: Implementing Material Design for Developers, a book that allows developers with no design experience to make beautiful apps. He has also created several videos such as the Essentials of Android App Development and More Essentials LiveLessons. Ian is an avid artist who loves photography, drawing, and even woodworking.

Ian is an Air Force veteran who has worked a variety of roles such as Senior Software Engineer at Vulcan and Director of User Experience (and Android lead) at ARO.