Luke Shepard

Luke Shepard
Engineer, Facebook


Luke Shepard is an engineer at Facebook, where he helped build Facebook Connect and continues to work on making it the most widely adopted identity system on the web. Luke loves building great products, especially if they are built on top of an open foundation. He serves as Facebook’s representative on the board of the OpenID Foundation, where he focuses primarily on user experience. More recently, he is an author on the OAuth 2.0 draft. Previously, he worked at, and has a degree in computer science from the University of Chicago.


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