Jason A. Heppler is the Academic Technology Specialist in the Department of History at Stanford University and a Ph.D. candidate in History at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he pursued research interests in Western history and digital history. He took a B.A. from South Dakota State University and an M.A. from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He spent two years as a project manager for the William F. Cody Archive at the Center for Digital Research in the Humanities. He has also developed his own digital history projects including Framing Red Power <framingredpower.org>; The Buffalo Bill Project; and Buffalo Bill's Wild West and the Progressive Image of American Indians. He also contributed to the Digital History Project <digitalhistory.unl.edu>, a clearinghouse for information about digital history. He authored The Rubyist Historian, an electronic book on Ruby programming for humanities researchers, and contributed to The Plains Political Tradition (2011).