Vice President of Technology
Michael has worked with Plus Three as a senior developer and architect of ARCOS since 2004. That year, Michael helped Plus Three build the DNC’s record-breaking online fundraising system. He has also spearheaded development of the United Federation of Teachers' online system, which gives a web presence to the organization’s legacy mainframe-based systems.
Before joining Plus Three, Michael was the lead developer for a Tennessee-based startup that specialized in creating online systems for realtors and auctions.
A firm believer in the power of Open Source development and community, Michael is a frequent speaker at Perl and Open Source conferences, including YAPC, ApacheCon and OSCON. He is an active member of the mod_perl development community and a recipient of a 2007 Development Grant from The Perl Foundation.
Michael graduated Magna Cum Laude from Middle Tennessee State University with a BS in Computer Science.