Alex leads the strategy and production of some of our largest and hardest projects, from the initial needs analysis to delivery. He is passionate about technology that improves the interoperability of web applications. In his time at Development Seed, he has developed RSS aggregators, distributed authentication systems, and real time content federation systems.
Before joining Development Seed, Alex managed information technology for an international development organization in Central America, where he became involved in the Central American open source community. In his free time, Alex has designed interactive robots and virtual reality interfaces, organized a traveling exhibit depicting life in Nicaragua and its sweatshops, and taken photos of his life and travels in Washington, DC, Nicaragua, and Austria.