Lead Quality Assurance Engineer
“I work with the devs to make sure quality standards are maintained.”
“My primary notetaking machine … it’s a lot of notes!”
Mac or PC: “Valve Knuckles, the next Google glasses, NVIDIA Tegra … Basically, wearables.”
Favorite artist: “Aphex Twin and Red Snapper (electronic dance music mixed in with jazz) … They paint a good picture.”
Favorite thing as a child: “Mostly reading science fiction … big Foundation fan.”
Special hobbies/interests: “More reading. A little bit of development on the side, game design, and hiking in the smokies. I like to go outside, clear the head a little bit, and come back and crank on it.”
Location: Born and raised in Oak Ridge, Andrew is a true native to the Knoxville area, though he did spend some time in Long Island for graduate school.
Other: Beyond quality management, his broader interests include hiking, game design, wearable technology, and a mix of EDM and jazz music.
Lirio Award Winner
“Fun, No Games” – 2018
Play is an important part of our culture, but political games, entitlement, and division of the team are just not us. We respect diversity in thought, debate, and dialogue.
- Psychonomics Presentation 2005, Character Attributes and the Representation of Fictional Information