React was originally created by Jordan Walke. Today, React has a dedicated full-time team working on it, as well as over a thousand open source contributors.

Past contributors

We’d like to recognize a few people who have made significant contributions to React and its documentation in the past and have helped maintain them over the years:

This list is not exhaustive.

We’d like to give special thanks to Tom Occhino and Adam Wolff for their guidance and support over the years. We are also thankful to all the volunteers who translated React into other languages.

Additional Thanks

Additionally, we’re grateful to:

  • Jeff Barczewski for allowing us to use the react package name on npm
  • Christopher Aue for letting us use the domain name and the @reactjs username on Twitter
  • ProjectMoon for letting us use the flux package name on npm
  • Shane Anderson for allowing us to use the react org on GitHub