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Member of the Month


Member of the Month Hall of Fame

Every month, a member of the SAP Community is recognized for exemplary behavior: sharing knowledge with peers, being helpful and taking on additional tasks to support community engagement.

See more details about the program in the announcement blog.

Michelle Crapo

December 2017: Michelle Crapo

By blogging about the new  platform, Michelle Crapo helped draw more attention to member frustrations. In doing so, she triggered conversations among users and SAP executives alike -- all with the aim of improving the community and inspiring members to make a difference.

November 2017: Fabian Lehmann

A prolific community writer, Fabian Lehmann has published nearly twenty blogs focusing on topics such as SAP Community Platform and Internet of Things. He also shares his knowledge by giving in-person presentations on these topics at SAP Inside Tracks and other events as well.

October 2017: Nic Teunckens

Whether in the SAP Community or at a local CoderDojo event, Nic
Teunckens enjoys sharing what he knows. He also enjoys sharing
tips on how members can get the most from the SAP Community -- as he offers
guidance on making connections and finding info.


September 2017: Rémi Corriveau

Rémi Corriveau has answered 170 questions (and counting), and he has built up a network of more than 180 followers. Those numbers don’t lie, and if you look at Rémi’s activity, and the amount of people trusting his expertise, it’s clear why he is such a valuable SAP Community member.

August 2017: Harish Mistri

Harish Mistri has been described as a member who is "diligent in answering questions, and polite. Hangs in there to try to help get to a resolution.” That pretty much summarizes why he has been selected to join the Member of the Month ranks. It's also why he has more than 80 followers in his network.

July 2017: Frank Schuler

Frank Schuler's recognition as Member of the Month is long overdue. With more than 100 blogs and approximately double that amount of questions (since the SAP Community launched in October 2016), Frank has built quite a reputation -- with more than 100 followers relying on his expertise.

June 2017: Akhilesh Upadhyay

Akhilesh Upadhyay has answered more than 150 questions in SAP Community -- and that number climbs on a daily basis. An expert in SAP UI5 and Fiori app development, Akhilesh has made it clear that members can call on his knowledge -- both inside and outside of SAP Community.

May 2017: Koen Hesters

Koen Hesters has been a community member for 3 years, and while that may seem like a short span of time compared to other Member of the Month winners, the entrepreneur behind a "one-man show" has accomplished a lot in a little time: 30 badges, nearly as many blog posts, dozens of followers, and 100 questions answered this year alone.

April 2017: Jun Wu

With more than 170 followers and more than 330 answers since launch (and more than 900 answers since joining the community 10 years ago), Jun Wu has spent approximately a decade establishing himself as an expert and a valuable source of information for SAP Community members.

March 2017: Raghu Govindarajan

Frequently seen in Q&A and Coffee Corner, Raghu Govindarajan has responded to more than 200 questions since the new SAP Community platform launched in October! He also shares constructive criticism about the new platform, further helping to make the community better for everyone.

February 2017: Joachim Rees

Since the transition from SCN to the new SAP Community, Joachim Rees has been incredibly active sharing suggestions in Idea Place, reporting bugs, and offering constructive criticism. His honest feedback is helping improve the new community platform -- by pointing out what works, and calling out what doesn't.

January 2017: Jerry Wang

Jerry Wang has been a community member for approximately a decade. During these 10 years, he  has literally published hundreds of blogs. His contributions cover topics that he knows well -- and topics he wishes to know better. He has hundreds of followers as well, all of whom benefit from his insight and inspiration.

December 2016: Helmut Tammen

Helmut Tammen joined SDN back in 2003, and he has contributed many blogs, questions, and answers over the years. Most recently, Helmut developed an application to make it easier to search for the new tags. His selfless work is a great example of community ingenuity and collaboration.

November 2016: Evgeniy Kolmakov

Evgeniy Kolmakov eagerly answers questions about SAP Process Integration (his area of expertise at V-Lazer LLC Company, located in Vladivostok, Russia). In the new SAP Community, Evgeniy provides information on a daily basis, continuing the valuable contributions from his SCN days.

October 2016: Benedict Venmani Felix

Benedict Venmani Felix is the Member of the Month for October 2016. He has a unique distinction. He was the last Member of the Month honored on SCN, and he is the first honored in the new community. Benedict is a BW/HANA consultant for Cognizant Technology Solutions as part of the Enterprise Analytics practice. 

September 2016: Martin Fischer

Martin Fischer lives and works in Stuttgart, Germany. He is the "Portfolio Unit Manager SAP Database & Technology" (or, more simply, a "Senior Consultant") with bridgingIT. He's also an ABAP expert, although he is always expanding his areas of knowledge -- primarily through communities and in-person events.

August 2016: Simone Milesi

Simone Milesi, based in Italy, is the in-house SAP technical referent and developer, and ABAP expert. He has a fun sense of humor, and engages on the community to share knowledge, help keep an eye on quality, and weigh in on topics important to all community members.

July 2016: Christian Drumm

Christian Drumm is an expert in SAP CRM and SAP Utilities (IS-U), and the head of development and consulting at FACTUR Billing Solutions GmbH. In addition to sharing his expertise through informative blog posts and answering questions, he builds his network by speaking at and attending SAP Inside Tracks and CodeJams. He's also helping kickoff an exciting new community event format, the CodeRetreat.

June 2016: Vadim Klimov

Vadim Klimov is an expert Solution Architect focused on SAP Process Orchestration. He is a steady contributor of high-quality content, sharing is knowledge through informative blog posts and diligently answering questions. He is patient, thorough and polite, offering in-depth explanations and guidance to the community.

May 2016: Nithyanandam Venu

Nithyanandam Venu is a fun-spirited expert in SAP Design Studio and Business Intelligence. He is hard-working and smart, passionate about sharing his knowledge through informative blog posts and answering questions on SCN.

April 2016: Yüksel Akçinar

Yüksel AKCINAR is a seasoned technology consultant focused on SAP Basis  administration. He is thoughtful and diligent, and shares his natural passion for knowledge sharing and training with SCN by answering questions and publishing informative how-to posts and documentation.

March 2016: Florian Pfeffer

Florian Pfeffer is an expert in HANA, UI5/Fiori and ABAP, a lecturer and HANA  Distinguished Engineer. He answers questions diligently on the community and enjoys networking with other members at SAP events like Inside  Track and SAP TechEd. He is humble and super smart, and takes care to  help keep the quality on SCN high and help out other members.

February 2016: Veselina Peykova

Veselina Peykova  is an independent consultant, focused on SAP Sales & Distribution. She is witty, humble, and smart, someone who embraces learning and enjoys sharing her knowledge.

January 2016: Paul Hardy

Paul Hardy is an ABAP expert, author and speaker. Paul shares his deep knowledge of ABAP programming, playful spirit, and wit with the community through popular blog posts in which he explores some of the finer points of ABAP programming and SAP's products with other SCN experts.

2016/12: Helmut Tammen View Profile | View Interview
2016/11: Evgeniy Kolmakov View Profile | View Interview
2016/10: Benedict Venmani Felix View Profile | View Interview
2016/09: Martin Fischer View Profile | View Interview
2016/08: Simone Milesi View Profile | View Interview
2016/07: Christian Drumm View Profile | View Interview
2016/06: Vadim Klimov View Profile | View Interview
2016/05: Nithyanandam Venu View Profile | View Interview
2016/04: Yüksel Akçinar View Profile | View Interview
2016/03: Florian Pfeffer View Profile | View Interview
2016/02: Veselina Peykova View Profile | View Interview
2016/01: Paul Hardy  View Profile | View Interview
2015/12: Daniel Van Leeuwen View Profile | View Interview
2015/11: Mariano Cabalen View Profile | View Interview
2015/10: Paul Bakker View Profile | View Interview
2015/09: Jose Nunes View Profile | View Interview
2015/08: Mustafa Bensan View Profile | View Interview
2015/07: Madhu Babu Sai View Profile | View Interview
2015/06: Sander van Willigen View Profile | View Interview
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2014/12: Masayuki Sekihara View Profile | View Interview
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