Name is David Ryman and I am a well travelled British national / US Green card holder residing in Kansas City, Missouri.
I grew up in England, living in Nuneaton, Gloucester, and Worcester,
Initially destined to be an Actuary, then an Engineer in the Royal Navy, I finally melded them together and became a Software Engineer.
I have been:-
Mainframe Operator - Mid range Operator - Mid range programmer/analyst - Mainframe programmer/analyst - CEO - CTO - PC builder - Network builder - Project manager - Project Coordinator - Freelance Consultant - B&B Innkeeper - Reporter - Photographer - Graphic Designer - Systems Architect - not necessily in that order.
What I am now:-
Freelance web systems architect specializing in Open Source, Linux Freedom and non-proprietary internet frameworks.
Open source philosophy migrated to the real world.