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From Michael McCandless <luc...@mikemccandless.com>
Subject Re: Welcome Marvin Humphrey to the Incubator PMC
Date Tue, 24 May 2011 12:37:52 GMT
Welcome Marvin!  I love your migration from music into software :)
What a great perspective!

Mike

http://blog.mikemccandless.com

On Mon, May 23, 2011 at 8:48 PM, Marvin Humphrey <marvin@rectangular.com> wrote:
> On Mon, May 23, 2011 at 11:57:59AM -0700, Mattmann, Chris A (388J) wrote:
>> Marvin, welcome aboard! Please feel free to mention a little bit about
>> yourself, and congrats!
>
> Thank you, Chris, thank you to the rest of Lucy's Mentors (Chris Hostetter,
> Upayavira, Mike McCandless and Joe Schaefer), and thank you to all the
> individuals who have built up the institution of the Apache Incubator over the
> years, including the present membership of the Incubator PMC.
>
> I currently work for Eventful, in San Diego, California, as a backend
> engineer.  The majority of my time is dedicated to working on open source at
> Apache, principally Lucy.  I feel fortunate to have such a great job, and it
> would please me to see more people get jobs like mine.
>
> Before I went into software, I worked for a recording studio, doing stints in
> graphic design and prepress and as an audio mastering engineer.  My background
> is in music, and my happiest moments as a programmer come when I make
> intuitive leaps reminiscent of successful musical improvisations.
>
> As a self-taught developer, I have consumed a great deal of tutorial and
> reference documentation, trawled through many mailing list archives, and
> sought to insert myself myself into many learning opportunities.
> Participating in the incubation of a project at Apache has been one of the
> most intense and enriching of these experiences; I am grateful for what I have
> learned here, and now I look forward to contributing what I can to the
> Incubator's podlings and accumulated wisdom.
>
> Cheers,
>
> Marvin Humphrey
>
>
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