Why did you select your profession?
I was working in a factory at a young age and … I used to see this man … always dressed nicely and carrying computers to the offices outside the factory floor and installing them. … It fascinated me. … After a company-wide layoff, I found my opportunity to attend school to pursue this seemingly impossible dream.
Where do you see yourself professionally in 10 years?
I see myself continuing to run operations and to grow our company.
What advice would you give your 22-year-old self?
I started my [computer science] endeavor at the age of 25. … I would have liked to have started school a bit sooner.
What is your favorite escape or hobby?
Motorcycling is my favorite hobby and escape. … It clears my mind and allows me to decompress.
How do you keep a work-life balance?
I mix them. •