Brief Bio Edit

Bay Area born and bred.. print and mac long ago.. hacking on geodata currently

Skills Edit

  • Open Source: wrote tests and documentation for the KML driver for GDAL/OGR in the Fall of 2007. Lately been poking at LibKML and the Regionator from Google.
  • Programming: C/C++, Javascript and Python currently
  • Teaching: Taught Intro to Mashup 101 at Mashup Camp #2. "Dynamic KML" video on YouTube with Mano Marks. Intro to PostGIS at the SF Bay Postgres Users Group.

What I Hope To Learn at FOSSCoach Edit

exposure to working process

What I Hope To Share at FOSSCoach Edit

Geospatially enabled data touches most all activities.. there is a sea-change going on, where most all orgs and efforts will be able to see themselves, their constituencies and customers, their processes and results, through a place-based lens.