Andy Sylvester

Education: BS Aerospace Engineering - University of Texas at Austin

Professional Career:

* Worked in the space industry for Lockheed Martin and NASA

* Worked in the aero industry for Rockwell Collins, now Collins Aerospace

Writing:

* Written articles for Perl.com and MacTech Magazine

* Self-published three books (2 on the Kindle Store)

Programming History:

* Interested in programming technology

* Taught myself web programming skills (HTML, Javascript)

* Built websites by hand, then using tools like Frontier

* Personal website andysylvester.com uses WordPress, but have used other blogging tools (1999, MyWord Editor, Hugo)

* Taught myself Node.js, have several Node apps running on Digital Ocean

* Created screencasts for various applications (River 4, Federated Wiki)