I'm a software engineering manager in Arlington, Virginia. I love technology and working with people to build great software.
I started my career as a Java software developer and I've been managing software teams since 2004.
I grew up in the Netherlands and immigrated to the United States eight years ago for work and adventure. I'm married to Sasha and in February 2012 our daughter Nora was born.
My blog has been around since 2001; I use it to stay in touch with friends and family and occasionally write about technology. Here is a selection of those technology oriented articles: