Mike Burns, Development Team Lead
Mike has been with thoughtbot since 2007. He has extensive consulting experience and deep development experience with Ruby on Rails, Android development, C, Python, Haskell, shell, and more.
Mike has worked with at least 40 companies to level up their team, build prototypes, plan and scope features, scale deployments, audit security, and generally build software. These projects have ranged in domains including payments, video streaming, Internet of Things hardware, geospatial analysis, social networking, publishing, and e-commerce.
Mike has expanded his skill set to include Android development with Kotlin and has recently been contributing to native development for companies like Etsy, and a new product in stealth mode for a large pharmaceutical company.
Jason Bailey, Product Manager
Jason has been writing code in one form or another since the days of floppy discs and dial-up connections.
Most recently, Jason has worked with InHerSight to create a new React Native based mobile app designed to bring their community engagement, job seeking, and content delivery services to mobile users, as well as add some fun new mobile-only functionality to their platform. Jason has also done iOS work for Etsy, Shopify work for LOLA and TrueBotanicals, and helped the Cleveland Orchestra to create a new Ticket Wallet mobile app.
Louis Antonopoulos, Development Team Lead
Louis joined thoughtbot in October 2018. He has worked on a transportation project for Toyota Connected, a birth plan app for Soshe, an pet information/networking app for EdgyPet, a community sharing app for Good Use, an accessibility project for GitHub Mobile, and an opioid addiction treatment app for Groups Recover Together. He has also served as a project advisor for InHerSight, a career-building app and site focused on building better workplaces for women.
Prior to thoughtbot, Louis served as the Product Manager for International Mobile Apps and as a Mobile Engineering Manager at Ticketmaster / Ticketmaster Mobile Studio.
Stephen Hanson, Development Team Lead
Stephen is a senior developer and developer team lead. He has diverse experience, working for companies ranging from large enterprises to small startups.
He has been consulting for the past eight years and loves working with clients to find the perfect solution to complex problems. When he's not at his computer, you can usually find Stephen reading a book, woodworking, or playing with his kids.