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Below is a list of staff members of the Sponge project. Each section is presented alphabetically.

Sponge Leaders

The Sponge Leaders are the stewards of the Sponge project, and make the final decisions to ensure the project operates efficiently.

Name Role
blood Implementation (Forge) Leader

API Design Specialist & Leader

Discord Manager

Zidane API/Implementation (Vanilla) Leader

Project Managers

The Project Managers of Sponge each coordinate a separate aspect of the Sponge project.

Name Role

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Technology Officer

Inscrutable SpongeDocs Chief Editor
lukegb Systems Manager

Subreddit Manager



Forum & Community Manager

Website Manager

phroa IRC Manager

Ore Manager


API and Implementation Developers

The API and Implementation Developers work on producing SpongeAPI, and the two official implementations SpongeForge and SpongeVanilla.

Name Role
Aaron1011 Developer
Deamon Developer
dualspiral Developer
Faithcaio Developer
JBYoshi Developer
kashike Developer
Meronat Developer
Minecrell Developer

Bytecode Engineer


simon816 Developer
zml Developer

Issue Managers

The Issue Managers help classify and test issues that are reported on the GitHub repositories for SpongeAPI, SpongeForge and SpongeVanilla.

Name Role
phit Issue Manager
ryantheleach Issue Manager

Systems Maintainers

The Systems Maintainers ensure the efficient performance of Sponge’s servers.

Name Role
GenPage Systems Management

Systems Management

Web Development

Web Developers

Our Web Developers maintain, update and integrate the Sponge website.

Name Role
jamierocks Web Development

SpongeDocs Editors

The SpongeDocs Editors write, edit, and maintain articles for Sponge’s official documentation.

Name Role



ST-DDT Editor
ZephireNZ Editor



Moderators and Support

Moderators and members of the Support Team patrol the forums and IRC channels, and help when needed.

Name Role
gravityfox Moderator
Grinch Moderator
Hassans6000 Moderator
Lemonous Moderator
mbaxter Moderator
Vectrix Moderator
worm424 Moderator

Retired Staff

These people have assisted with the Sponge project in various ways, but are no longer actively involved. This list is here to thank them and acknowledge their valuable contributions.

Name Former Role  
AzureusNation Developer  
Boformer Editor  
Cedeel Editor  
Dark_Arc Developer  
DarkArcana Community and IRC Manager  
DDoS Developer  
Disconsented Moderator  
drtshock Moderator  
FerusGrim Moderator  
gratimax Web Manager and Developer  
hawtre Editor  
jckf Developer  
kitsub Developer  
kobata Developer  
Kodfod Docs Chief Editor  
Kornagan Developer  
modwizcode Developer  
Pandette Editor  
Saladoc Editor  
sibomots Developer  
sk89q Resources Leader  
theresajayne Developer  
TnT Moderator  
Tzk Website Manager and Editor  
Tyrannokapi Editor  
Voltasalt Developer