1 Week ago today – 11/4 – we welcomed into the world the newest member of our family. Oliver Ezra Catlin was born at 7:06 in the morning. He is a pretty chill little guy after a week. He seems very curious when he is awake, and has the best cheeks – very squeezable.

Friday I said goodbye to Trane and tomorrow I start a new gig at Exosite. Trane is a wonderful company to work for on so many levels. Amazing work-life balance, great benefits, good products in a stable market. But for a while I’ve been balancing some future-facing project work I initiated, with a sense that Read More →

Wow, it has been a long time since I blogged. I don’t have anything right not terribly compelling to post about philosophy or technical stuff, but I figured at the very least it might be nice to post about what I’ve been up to the last couple years. Work I switched jobs in 2012 to Read More →

Well, I went an entire year without writing a post. But believe you me, I made up some great ones in my head. The year has been an interesting one. Challenging in a great many ways, particularly at home. But really great and exciting in some other ways, particularly at work. I did work some Read More →

I’ve been really busy with some new and exciting stuff for a while now. This year I saw my frist child, a daughter born, around that same time I shifted from being an Electrical Design Engineer, to an Engineering Supervisor at Veeco. And then, in September, I was offered a Software Engineering position at Trane Read More →