Making things and working on projects with other folks is a passion of mine. Whether it's creating a community, or a piece of software, or a website, or designing new hardware. It's what I enjoy doing.

Here are some of those things:

Projects

Creations and collaborations

Organizations

I have founded and/or served on the board of the following:

Events

Some of the fun happenings I've hosted, or spoken at.


Client List

Current and past organizations who I've worked or consulted for on Making, software, game, or web development include:

Chicago Housing Authority, MapR Technologies, E-Conversation, GAMESbrief, McGraw-Hill, Johns Hopkins, Illinois Science and Technology Park, Midwest Moving, Village of Mokena, Mega Ran

I am currently a faculty member at DePaul University's School of Design.


Other Things

I also collaborate with my colleague Mike Emerick on our open government data project databias.org, write a weekly column for the Mokena Messenger, and brew a damn good beer. In the past, I've written for NBC Chicago and consulted for several Democratic candidates for local and national office.