I'm a Technical Director with over 20 years of product and engineering experience who believes that great teams make great products! I can lead your organization from chaotic to controlled without losing its entrepreneurial spirit. I am a lucky husband and father of two (a girl and a boy), living in Metro Detroit.
BS Audio Engineering and Production, 1999
Middle Tennessee State University
Wilderness Adventure Course, 1991
National Outdoor Leadership School
5 years, v8+
14 years, es3 through es2018
5 years, v1 & v2+
10+ years, Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, Administration
Skills Used: Scrum & Agile, Process Improvement, Continuous Improvement, Mob & Pair Programming, Continuous Integration, Test-Driven Development, Static Code Checking, CI/CD, Dev/Ops Best Practices, Java, AngularJS, Maven, JUnit, Cucumber, MSSQL, PostgreSQL
Previous positions held at InnerWorkings:
Skills Used: Audio Engineering, Project Management, PHP, Linux, Apache, Nginx, MySQL, OO, Emacs
Role Overview: Engineered and recorded albums for a wide variety of global musical artists and groups. Built and maintained the company's first website using LAMP and object-oriented approach. Administered web servers, email servers, and all other software. Maintained studio equipment and electronics.