• Moving to K-12 Office

    Starting Monday, I will officially be working for the RIT K-12 University Center as an Outreach Specialist! The position is really broad as I’ll be doing a bit of everything from helping out with camps, running hands-on activities with some of the special programs that RIT runs (GEAR UP &...


  • Leaving MAGIC

    Big Life Update: As of the end of June, the soft funding for my position at MAGIC at RIT at will come to an end. Working with the entire team at MAGIC has taught me so much over the last 2 and a quarter years. They’ve really helped me grow...


  • 2017 In Review

    The breakdown of the year that was full of leaps into the unknown: 2016. January: Attended 2nd Maker Faire Producers’ Summit in Miami Visited Moonlighter Makerspace in Miami Announced the 1st NYS Maker Summit February: Gave TEDx Talk on the Maker Movement at TEDxAllendaleColumbia School Taught Wearables and Led Brainstorm...


  • 2016 In Review

    The breakdown of the year that was full of leaps into the unknown: 2016. January: Attended 1st Maker Faire Producers’ Summit in SF Visited friends at Facebook Finally saw the Exploratorium in person Helped build & run social media for Airigami’s Balloon Adventure: Life on the Genesee February: Attended Burning...


  • Adventures in DC: My Trip to the White House

    In early June, I was invited to represent New York State Maker Movement at the White House for the National Week of Making. On the Thursday evening before the meeting at the White House, the small group of us (Pat Rapp, my wife, and myself) were all set at the...