Software Engineer with 7 years of development experience. I have a Bachelors of
Computer Engineering from the University of Minnesota
and am persuing a Masters of
Software Engineering degree from the University of St. Thomas.
Professionally, I work
Starkey Laboratories, where I
Starkey Laboratories (starkey.com), an exciting technology company and the leading US hearing aid manufacturer in the US.
develop software solutions.
develop software solutions
ranging from desktop software to
including desktop software, primarily written using .NET, WPF, and the rest of the Microsoft stack. At Starkey Laboratories, I was heavily involved in Inspire OS (Inspire) , a large and full featured desktop application that enabled Audiologists to program our digital hearing aids, and fit them to the patient.
I also develop
mobile applications, and
using an array of technologies,
for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone. I've developed for iOS using native Objective-C,
I've lightly toyed around with various
I enjoy coding in
I view C# as the most complete, mature, full featured, and enjoyable language ever made, and is my favorite.
Python has always been my go-to dynamic language, though I'm trying to help Ruby catch up, and sometimes casually attend the Ruby Users of Minnesota group.
and have a few light projects that strive for my short attention span.
A (small) collection of hobby apps I've worked on are:
- Simple-Geofence - A small demo app used as a proof of concept, leveraging iOS's CoreLocation framework.
- StubScan - A web scraper that scans StubHub's API and stores game data on Amazon S3. A collection of Python scripts using mrjob queue Map/Reduce jobs on Amazon Elastic MapReduce.
- GameDayTweets - (School Project) Simple MLB oriented Twitter client that makes it simple to follow tweets based on an in-progress matchup of two teams.
I live in
always beautiful Minneapolis.
sometimes warm Minneapolis.
Minneapolis, which is good for a few days in September.
You can contact me in various ways.
You can @follow me on Twitter, or visit me on LinkedIn. You can also send an email.