Douglas is the Chief Technical Officer at Burner. His primary role is to make sure that Burner doesn’t burn to the ground. He comes from a long history of technical and management positions at a startups including CustomInk, Blurb, Kumu and GOOD. He originally started doing software development on a Commodore 64 when he 7 and has been working hard at being a geek since then. When drunk he enjoys loudly arguing about the racial heroism in the book Dune and the why, in fact, you should be using Firebase in all use cases. When sober he enjoys reading about Kanban, collecting t-shirts containing dinosaurs and/or robots and herding his kitties and his kiddies.