Jason McDonald is a career software engineer, manager, and executive with over 20 years of professional software experience. He comes from a software family and started writing code at the age of seven. He spent his high school and college years writing code, though he holds a Business Administration degree. He has owned multiple small consulting companies, worked for large and small companies, and has spent time in engineering, architecture, and management roles since 2000. He lives in Charleston, SC with his wife and three children.