I am the CTO and Co-Founder of LegUp, which helps families find trusted care providers for their children. I'm the father of two children, a former CTO at CarRentals.com (part of the Expedia Group), and active voice developer and enthusiast with more than a dozen published Alexa skills. I'm passionately curious about new technologies and write articles about my technical explorations and leadership ideology.

Featured Posts:

Leadership Lessons

Why You should Invest in a Strong Technical Foundation for your Startup

While startups are encouraged to build fast, iterate, and learn, a solid technical foundation helps with pivots. Take the time upfront to design your underlying structures and test them against your business domain.


The most important skill for success at a startup

A love of continuous learning will help you thrive. Learn how you can cultivate this as a founder or startup executive


Build simple solutions to understand customer needs

How LegUp got simple data insights and helped shape the engineering culture early on. It reinforced that we want engineers who focus on the business problem at hand rather than building technology for technology's sake


My journey from Corporate Executive to Startup Co-Founder

Every career journey is unique, and that's even more true when making the move between the corporate and startup worlds. I share my personal journey over the last year that led to my becoming a startup co-founder


How Teaching Helped me Learn Better

Whatever your passion, teaching others can be not only be satisfying but be a way to learn more yourself. What's your passion And what's stopping you from sharing with others?