I'm a Software Developer in the Dallas, TX area.  I spend most of my time programming in C, C++ and C#.  I work with a variety of different platforms including Windows, UNIX, LINUX, and the IBM iSeries (AS/400).

On this site you will find information related to programming and some occasional personal thoughts (those of mine and not my employer).

Topics of interest:

  • C
  • C++
  • C#
  • .NET
  • Mono
  • BizTalk
  • WCF - Windows Communication Foundation
  • WF - Windows Workflow
  • XML
  • data conversions

Recent community activities:

  • I serve as President for the DFW Connected Systems User Group.  My responsibilities include obtaining speakers for each meeting, obtaining sponsors, maintaining our meeting location and arranging for food and drinks at the meetings.
  • Volunteered as a Business Analyst and Developer for the We Are Microsoft Charity Challenge 2009 event in Dallas, TX.
  • Volunteered as a Business Analyst and Event Staff for the We Are Microsoft Charity Challenge 2010 event in Dallas, TX.
  • Presented at Tulsa TechFest 2009 on iPhone Development with MonoTouch.
  • Presented at DFWCSUG on .NET iPhone App Development using MonoTouch.
  • Lead the DFWCSUG members though a Hands-On WF 4.0 Lab.

Recent awards:

INETA Community Champions

Other interests:

  • Restoring antique International Harvester tractors and trucks with my Dad.
  • Electronics
  • Building my own computers (embedded, servers and desktop systems)
  • Photography
  • Astronomy