Leadership

 

Larry Portaro

Larry
Portaro

Director

We shape our tools and then our tools shape us. -Marshall McLuhan
Mike Starmer

Mike
Starmer

Commercial Leader

Smiles and laughter are essential ingredients to making great things.
Sam DuPlessis

Sam
DuPlessis

Design Leader

Hey guys watch this…
Randy Reeves

Randy
Reeves

Operations Leader

Recovering compulsive cat juggler
Rob Bultman

Rob
Bultman

System Architect

I enjoy animating machines and enabling great UX using mostly white magic.
Mary Beckmann

Mary
Beckmann

Community Manager

How can I make the impossible possible? This is where the fun begins.

Engineers

 

Justin Brown

Justin
Brown

Product Developer

If you do what you love, it’s not really work!
Jon Crosby

Jon
Crosby

Product Developer

I spend most of my time answering Tim and Myles’ burning questions about how stuff works.
Tomas Garces

Tomas
Garces

Product Developer

FirstBuild is like a non-stop hackathon, building cool stuff all day every day.
Tim Gillespie

Tim
Gillespie

Hardware Engineer

Mandatory witty blurb request acknowledged.
Joe Gormley

Joe
Gormley

Product Developer

The Hot Pot master and the master of all things purple!
James Kim

James
Kim

Software Engineer

Up up down down left right left right B A – aka my cheat code for learning, making, and doing
Chris Naber

Chris
Naber

Product Developer

Firstbuild product developer and proud of it!
Scott Tarr

Scott
Tarr

Product Developer

You have nothing to worry about. I’m a professional.
Beau Muniz

Beau
Muniz

Maker in Residence

It takes a village to raise a product.

Shop/Microfactory

 

Robby Sanders

Robby
Sanders

Product Development Technician

I have been making things my entire life, starting with messes.
Jody Stull

Jody
Stull

Product Development Technician

Making a new tomorrow better with one bend, one weld at a time.
Jeremy Turner

Jeremy
Turner

Product Development Technician

You will find me turning raw materials into useful objects and fabing up the future.

Sales & Marketing

 

Wilberto Badillo

Wilberto
Badillo

Digital Storyteller

Storytelling has always been a part of the human tradition. I am the DIGITAL STORYTELLER!
Michelle Hewitt

Michelle
Hewitt

Marketing Manager

So. I have a couple of questions.
Beau Boyd

Beau
Boyd

Sales Jedi

That guy can sell a ketchup popsicle to someone wearing white gloves.

Design

 

Symon Harrah

Symon
Harrah

Community Design

I talk about target market, aesthetics, curves, surfacing and user experience a lot… and coffee.
Jarvis Ward

Jarvis
Ward

Design Lead

Useful, usable and desirable.

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