In Ruby webservice and web app development since 2008, in Java Software Development, Software Development Project Management, and Software Development Management since 1999, and in IT since 1996. Have experience in developing Rails apps to integrate with legacy databases, developing and integrating with RESTful, JSON, XML, and SOAP webservices and pages acting as services, multi-threaded applications, website data extraction, developing plugins for commercial applications like Confluence, and general web app and portlet development for a variety of uses, including industrial, higher-education, mobile content delivery, telecommunications provider/reseller, POS, and government institutions. Led development on many open source projects including many Ruby gems on GitHub, the Custom Space User Management plugin for Confluence, the Confluence Shibboleth Authenticator plugin, Nerot, Schema Sleuth, Hourz, Jasig Mail Portlet, Jasig Facebook Portlet, etc. and contributed to several others. The Custom Space User Management plugin is used by several Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies.