I’m currently a stay at home Dad, and working on vinyl music and jazz film archiving. Also the husband of, and back office for Kate (K8) and Boulder Bodyworker; and Performance and Recovery Labs, Inc.

I am a current member of the City of Louisville Cultural Council; and a President of the North End Master Homeowners Association. I’ve been community activist, sometime Flashmob organizer, infrequent movie “Executive” and “Associate” Producer; an Occupy supporter; a Collectors Circle member of Art Alliance Austin; Executive Producer for the band Toyface and their album “Follow the rules of the trainwreck”.

I am a Fellow of the British Computer Society. Both formerly and formally, I was Senior Distinguished Engineer, and Executive Director, in Systems Engineering in the Software Group at Dell; a founding member of, and a steering committee member for the Linux Foundation Core Infrastructure Initiative. Before that I was an IBM Distinguished Engineer and member of the IBM Academy of Technology. I’ve blogged, written, and formally contributed to a number of platforms, and websites over the past 20-years. My technology career was predominantly focused on virtualization, open source, and open source tools and technology.

I used to own a small, boutique, sports management company that worked with triathletes to help them achieve their best, on the journey to professional triathlete, and beyond. In addition, I was a member of the Advisory board of the Professional Triathlon Union, now the Professional Triathletes Organisation.

I’ve competed in Triathlon distances from sprint to Ironman distance; Represented Great Britain three times(2001, 2002, 2004), although didn’t distinguish myself in any of them – I won my division for the first time in a race in 2006; In 2003 I was voted British Triathlon volunteer of the year and formally ran the Tri-Force triathlon club in the UK. I now live, train, work and race out of Louisville, Colorado after spending 10-years in Austin, Texas.

I have three great kids, Ella, Lauren and Ollie, and two grandchildren Elliott and Aurora, and a 12-year old daughter, Ava, plus memories that will last a lifetime!

I’ll know where I’m going, when I get there.

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  1. Saw that you liked my Tweet. Small world! I know Kate from Boston. Tell her Joanne says, “Hi.” My Twitter is It’sAllGood @Sallgoodlt.

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