Mr. Herbers has over 20 years of software development experience with startups, large businesses and international corporations. He has succeeded in roles ranging from coder to tester, trainer to project lead, designer to mentor, and spanning concept to customer support. Mr. Herbers is fluent in a number of languages (object-oriented, dynamic, and functional) along with an ever-expanding variety of tools. He has excellent communication skills (written, interactive, and presentation) and is often called on for his documentation abilities. Mr. Herbers has long been active in the local developer community, serving as a director for the Cincinnati Java Users Group and the Agile Roundtable, and helped launch the Cincy Functional Programmers Group.