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Attended Blue Valley High School
Lives in Portland, OR
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Just blogged: Ever wonder how big .NET and Python communities are compared to each other?

Do you ever wonder how big .NET and Python communities are? I’m working on an article about Python and .NET and this comparison definately came to mine. So I did some research on meetup.com. I chose seven locations: Chicago, IL Los Angeles, CA New York,…
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Honored to be on .NET Rocks with +Carl Franklin  and Richard Campbell. I had a great time talking about Python and .NET with these guys. Listen to the show here: http://www.dotnetrocks.com/default.aspx?showNum=951 

BTW, if you are NOT in the tech industry this is probably uninteresting to you. But .NET Rocks is an institution among the geeks. :) Thanks Carl!
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Just heard the .NET Rocks show and looked you up. I'm a .NET developer that has been using Python for scripting. I enjoyed the show and learned some new info, Thanks!
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My first Chrome App (stand alone app). Hope you like it world! Check out the intro video.
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Just blogged: I'll be speaking in Portland next month: #Python and .NET in Portland #PADNUG #pdx

If you live in Portland, OR and are interested in Python, you might want to drop by my user group talk at PADNUG February 20, 2014. I’ll be speaking on Python for .NET developers and it’s hosted by the Portland … Continue reading →
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Just blogged: Special Event - MongoDB in New York from DevelopMentor

I’m excited to announce that I will be teaching MongoDB for .NET developers from DevelopMentor in New York City at MongoDB Inc.’s headquarters on Times Square. The class is March 11, 2014 to March 13, 2014. If you are interesting … Continue reading →
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Why wouldnt Python be more popular...its just sounds cool...and besides it was the name of my 3rd Grade Soccer Team ( the Pythons ).
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We're excited to start discussions with the Portland area to bring Google Fiber there. Share this graphic to let your neighbors know the news. Learn more and sign up for updates: http://goo.gl/AqL6me
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Just blogged: Much of my blog's sample apps are now on GitHub and Azure. Come get them!

Here is a quick announcement if you have been downloading or using any of the libraries and sample applications from my blog. The most popular ones are now all on GitHub. This means you’re welcome to come and download or … Continue reading →
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Pretty awesome view of Mt Rainier out the window on the way home today.
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What are you flying in?  A P-38 lightening bolt?
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Software Developer and Trainer
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.NET, Python, MongoDB, ASP.NET MVC, JavaScript, Web Design
Employment
  • DevelopMentor
    Author, Instructor, Technical Curriculum Director, 2011 - present
  • PDX Web Properties, LLC
    Founder, 2010 - present
  • DevelopMentor
    Instructor, 2006 - present
  • United Binary, LLC
    Cofounder, 2001 - 2012
  • EyeTracking, Inc
    Software Developer, 1998 - 2006
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Portland, OR
Previously
Stilwell, KS - Lawrence, KS - West Lafayette, IN - San Diego, CA - Highland Park, NJ
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I'm an instructor for DevelopMentor, a .NET enthusiast, an agile pioneer, an entrepreneur, a father of three girls, a husband, a student, and a teacher.
Education
  • Blue Valley High School
    1986 - 1991
  • University of Kansas
    Mathematics, 1994 - 1997
  • Purdue University
    Mathematics, 1997 - 1998
  • San Diego State University
    Mathematics, 1998 - 1999
  • University of California, San Diego
    Mathematics, 1999 - 2001
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