- My inscrutably Irish last name is pronounced “mar”
- I live in Oakland, California
- I'm married to a woman named Alexa and have a dog named Olive
- I lead software development and operations at Whisker Labs
- I grew up in Olympia, Washington
- I studied computer science at the University of Washington in Seattle
- From 2011 to 2015, I worked on infrastructure, RPC systems, and developer productivity at Twitter, Inc.