Brandon joined Kitware in August of 2018 as an R&D Engineer with a focus on web development. He received his B.S. in computer science from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2017. Previously, Brandon worked as a Go developer and DevOps engineer building financial data streaming services. He discovered a penchant for front-end development through contributions to various open source personal security tools, and joined Kitware to explore that passion and be more directly involved in the open source community.