Code Repository: https://codeberg.org/caranmegil
Phone: +1 913 231 0072
A Place For Mom (2022 - current) - working as a full stack developer on an internal system using React front-end and TypeScript for all code.
SecureCom Wireless (2020 - 2022) - worked on Android development and the enterprise system Entre, which managed security system panels and associated components.
Westar Energy (now Evergy) (2007 - 2012) - worked as a back-end Java developer for various energy accounting systems.
HF Rubber Machinery (2005 - 2007) - worked as an electromech support personnel for control systems of various machinery involved with the rubber mixing process.
Others - Please see the code repository as there are too many to list and I'm a prolific releaser of code.
Master's Degree, University of Missouri - Kansas City (in process) - studying Professional Business Administration.
Bachelor's Degree, Kansas State University (2003) - studied Computer Science, focusing on languages and language development.
Board Games - I play primarily Dragon Dice and various role-playing games
Chillis - I love burning my insides through eating the spiciest of chillis.
Cycling/Fitness - I actively do physical fitness, focusing primarily on a Peloton bicycle and the real thing.
Free/Libre Open Source Software - I enjoy developing and using FLOSS for various reasons.
Interactive Fiction Software - I enjoy developing and playing different interactive fictions.
Home Automation - much to the discomfort of my wife, I am incrementally as time and finances allow automating my current house as I did with the previous one.
Martial Arts - I have obtained a 2nd degree black belt in taekwondo and am currently practicing tai chi.
Tea - My favorite drink since a lad of 8 is tea. Currently, I prefer sencha green tea, for which I built an IoT device to monitor water temperature that is actually quite critical for making the best cup.
I have been described as having a jovial, open, and nerdy personality.