I fell in love with writing software and have had the good fortune to work on amazing teams creating innovative products. I lead teams in creating client application software that ships on-time at high-quality. I find great satisfaction in mentoring and growing future leaders and working across teams to create simple, stable architecture. I practice resonant leadership to unleash my team to deliver their responsibilities. Im constantly learning, and Ive scaled up many times in new technology.
· Seasoned professional with years of shipping client application software.
· Led multiple V1 products and continued support with great subsequent features and updates.
· Customer obsessed with a passion for high quality upfront and quality tracked through telemetry.
Scaled up into whole new product space of device and evidence management for law enforcement. I lead client developers across a broad set of applications, including iOS, Android, Electron, Win32 C++, and .NET / WPF. Responsible for vendor selection, management and then ownership of new generation of Win10 C# UWP app.
Enjoyed good fortune to take time off to learn new technology beyond Microsoft and to enjoy our lovely area.
Led the dev team creating and delivering V1 Mixed Reality Capture service and UX for video and photo creation of Augment Reality view, through prototypes to final hardware. Led team in creation of Holographic Photos application connected to OneDrive and sharing flow. Took on ownership of Holograms team and shipped updated version of all experiences.
Led developers adding key functionality to core applications in Windows 8.1. Worked through great prototypes to build high-quality well-understood final features. Scaled up into new domain with broad ownership.
Led developers creating many innovative features in the Microsoft photography space, especially incorporating key Microsoft Research technology like photo blending, face detection, and face recognition and people tagging. Incorporated leadership lessons and technology from Office into Photos team.
Led a large team responsible for crafting the InfoPath forms and for the run-time behavior of form elements. Shipped V1 and then important feature update in SP1. Deep cross-team work within large Office team.
Key responsibility was the XSLT/XML/DHTML rendering layer of NetDocs and the delivery of several integrated collection view experiences, such as mail inbox view, calendar view, and contacts view.
UI developer delivering graphical parallel debugger and other performance tools for Intel TFlops and Paragon.
Systems and UI developer for real-time monitoring of plastics injection machines plus quality assessment.
Emphasis on user interface design. Thesis: HC: A Generator for Platform Independent Graphical User Interfaces.
Generating a combined image from multiple images, Issued Aug 20, 2013, us 08515137.
Image Tagging User Interface, Issued Oct 21, 2014, us 08867779.
Augmented-Reality Imaging, Issued Nov 13, 2018, us 10127725.
Adaptive Leadership (VP nominated class)
Situational Leadership II, Situational Team Leadership
Universal Windows Programming, WinRT, HoloLens Mixed Reality, Win32, Android, iOS, Flutter, OS9, QNX.
HTML5, CSS, XMLHttpRequest, XSLT, XML, JSON, Trident MSHTML application development, Electron.
Arduino, IoT, Raspberry Pi, all while mentoring my little boy.
I love exploring the Pacific Northwest with my family.
I enjoy a good bit of recreational reading (KCLS is awesome) in addition to topics on management, growth, mentoring, education, and science.