Founder, AltBrains Workshop LLC, March 2019 - now
As Samsung Bixby Premier Developer, defined & built multimodal voice publishing system for content owners.
Stimulated growth of Samsung Bixby developer community by being top third-party answerer/asker for Bixby category on StackOverflow.
Publisher, Nimble Books LLC 2006 - now
As early adopter of Bitnami and enthusiastic community participant profiled in Bitnami case study.
Product Manager II, Cengage Learning May 2017 - October 2019
Provided third-tier support to customers using Alteryx business intelligence platform for public libraries, with a focus on resolving deeply complex user questions about how the system understands and processes data.
Founder, PageKicker Corp. 2015 - 2017
Improved developer visibility into 21.co prospects by sharing scripts to report daily transactions and to analyze rate of growth for new programs added to the 21.co Marketplace.
Product Consultant, LexisNexis, August 1997 - November 2002
Secured LexisNexis role as participant in Microsoft Tablet PC Alpha program.
Staff Writer, Sextant Magazine June 1982 - June 1984
Enabled magazine serving Heath/Zenith computer user community to grow profitably by writing approximately one-third of each bimonthly issue as measured by page count, including user profiles, convention reports, software reviews, breaking news, and cover stories.
- Juris Doctor, Wayne State University Law School, 1996. 21st/322.
- MFA candidate, Cinema Production, University of Southern California, 1985.
- Bachelor of Arts in External Examination Program, History and International Relations, Swarthmore College, 1982.