John is an empathetic and solution-oriented software development professional, with a decade of experience building delightful user experiences within both startup and enterprise organizations. John graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies from George Fox University. He started his software development career bringing the officially licensed digital version of Stone Age: The Board Game to iOS. John is inspired by ancient writings like the Bible and Stoic philosophy, and by contemporary writers like Carl Jung and Eckhart Tolle. His purpose in life is best exemplified through his love for his wife and their four children. In his free time, John enjoys playing sports, practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and creating music.