Sourcegraph team

This page contains brief bios of our team. Teammates may also have a personal documentation page in this directory that is named according to their Sourcegraph email address (e.g. [email protected] -> you.md).

To add yourself to this page:

  1. Accept GitHub’s email invite to the Sourcegraph org (you should be a member of the Everyone group in Sourcegraph’s GitHub organization).
  2. Go to the bottom right of this page and click “Edit this page.”
  3. In the edit view, copy the following template, paste it at the end of the edit view, and make it about yourself! Look at others’ bios for examples.
  4. Under “Commit changes” at the bottom of the page, replace the “Update index.md” text with a summary of your change, e.g., Add Alex to team page.
  5. Click the green “Commit changes” button. If you do not see the green “Commit Changes” button, refer to step 1. Successful changes will become visible shortly (but not immediately).

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Quinn Slack

  • CEO, Cofounder, Board of Directors
  • Mill Valley, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], slack.org, @sqs, LinkedIn, he
  • Quinn lives just north of the Golden Gate Bridge with his wife and daughter. Prior to Sourcegraph, Quinn cofounded Blend Labs, an enterprise technology company with ~500 employees dedicated to improving home lending. At Palantir Technologies, he created a technology platform to help two of the top five U.S. banks recover from the housing crisis. He was the first employee and developer at Bleacher Report after graduating from high school. Quinn graduated with a BS in Computer Science from Stanford.

Beyang Liu

  • CTO, Cofounder, Board of Directors
  • San Francisco, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], @beyang, LinkedIn
  • Beyang Liu is CTO and cofounder of Sourcegraph. Prior to Sourcegraph, Beyang was a software engineer at Palantir Technologies, where he developed new data analysis software on a small, customer-facing team working with Fortune 500 companies. Beyang studied Computer Science at Stanford, where he published research in probabilistic graphical models and computer vision at the Stanford AI Lab and thoroughly enjoyed his compilers course.

Christina Forney (she/her)

  • VP Product
  • Woodside, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • Name pronunciation: krɪsˈtiːnə ˈfɔrnɪ
  • [email protected], @christina4nee, LinkedIn, christinaforney
  • Christina loves riding and spending time with her two horses, Comet and Bentley. Prior to Sourcegraph, she merged her love of horses and software development by running product and engineering at an equine nutrition company. At Sourcegraph, she has returned to her roots and passion for developer productivity tools.

Stephen Gutekanst

  • Internal Contributor / Software Engineer
  • Phoenix, AZ, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], @slimsag, LinkedIn, pronounce my name 🔊
  • Stephen enjoys spending time with his numerous kittos while solving some of the most critical and technically challenging issues he can get his hands on. Prior to Sourcegraph, he worked 3 years full-time on a game engine in Go while in school. Over the past ~6 years he has been working directly with some of our largest customers and relentlessly advocating for users, and today focuses on high-value low-cost wins across the board.

Ryan Slade (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Cape Town, South Africa 🇿🇦
  • [email protected], @frefity, LinkedIn
  • Ryan enjoys spending time with his family, mountain biking and playing squash. Prior to Sourcegraph he helped develop a real time bidding system for online advertisers at Avocet and worked for a taxi hailing company in London, Hailo. He studied Computer Science at the University of Cape Town and has lived in the South Africa, the UK, Singapore and the US.

Rijnard van Tonder

  • Software Engineer
  • Phoenix, AZ, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], @rvtond, LinkedIn, pronounce my name 🔊
  • Rijnard just wants to stop the proliferation of bad code. Seriously, it’s out of control. His favorite color is OCaml, and he collects stamps and flashlights. He currently lives a pretty untethered life while working for Sourcegraph. Incidentally, this aligns well with his goal of building future thinking dev tools that improve the state of software. Rijnard holds a PhD in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University, where his research focused on automated bug finding and bug fixing.

Eric Fritz (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Milwaukee, WI, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], @efritz, LinkedIn, pronounce my name 🔊
  • Eric received a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee where he published research on compiler construction and taught courses in compilers and software engineering. Prior to Sourcegraph, Eric built infrastructure for UCaaS products. While not programming, Eric enjoys cooking while muttering Gordon Ramsay deep cuts to himself.

Eric Brody-Moore

  • Business Operations Manager
  • Nashville, TN, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], @ebrodymoore, LinkedIn
  • Eric enjoys golfing, snowboarding and just about anything else outdoors. Prior to Sourcegraph, Eric has worked across strategy & ops, finance and analytics at Drift and Deloitte Consulting. He was going to end his bio here, but had to mention his deep, deep love for his hometown Michigan Wolverines.

Keegan Carruthers-Smith

  • Software Engineer
  • Cape Town, South Africa 🇿🇦
  • [email protected], keegancsmith, @keegan_csmith
  • Keegan likes living in places with lots of sun and fibre internet. Prior to Sourcegraph, Keegan worked on the developer tools team at Facebook and spent too much time studying Mathematics and Computer Science. When not doing his day job, Keegan is usually out and about with his wife and son. He can also be found in a skatepark, on a squash court or on a mountain.

Joe Chen

  • Software Engineer
  • Boston, MA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], @unknwon, LinkedIn
  • Joe lives in his little dark room. Prior to Sourcegraph, Joe created the Gogs project, a painless self-hosted Git service. Joe graduated with a MS in Software Development from Boston University.

Vanesa Ortiz (she/her)

  • Name pronunciation: /ˈvanɛsa ɔɹˈtiz/
  • Community Advocate
  • San Francisco, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], vanesa, @vanesacodes, LinkedIn
  • Vanesa loves to travel (45 countries so far), spend time with her daughter, son and husband, sing and make jewelry. She grew up in the Dominican jungle and is really good at catching lizards. Prior to Sourcegraph, she lived in Germany and built dev tools for the infrastructure team at Lovoo. She used to be a human rights researcher for the London School of Economics before transtitioning to software engineering. Her weakness is sushi.

Noemi Mercado (she/her)

  • People Ops
  • San Francisco, CA (Ramaytush Ohlone land)
  • GitHub: mercadon
  • [email protected], LinkedIn, pronounce my name 🔊
  • Noemi was born and raised in the Bay Area, she spends her free time caring for her cacti collection and pup named Valencia. Before Sourcegraph, she helped run hiring and onboarding at the homecare startup, Honor. Prior to that, she worked in HR at a non-profit supporting children in foster care.

Nick Snyder (he/him)

  • VP Engineering
  • Belmont, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], GitHub, Twitter, LinkedIn, manager docs, pronounce my name 🔊
  • Nick started writing code in CS 101 at Vanderbilt and loved it so much that he graduated 4 years later with a B.S and M.S. in Computer Science. Since then, Nick has spent most of his career as a software engineer working with a variety of technologies at companies large and small, and now enjoys building teams. Nick has a wife, a daughter, and a son, and likes to sail on the San Francisco Bay as often as his calendar permits.

Thorsten Ball (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Aschaffenburg, Bavaria, Germany 🇩🇪
  • [email protected], mrnugget, @thorstenball, LinkedIn, thorstenball.com
  • Thorsten started his career as a software engineer after dropping out of college where he studied philosophy. Since then he’s mainly worked for startups (flinc, ioki) in the mobility space before starting at Sourcegraph. In his spare time, he’s also a writer and wrote and self-published two books about his favorite pet topics: interpreters & compilers. He lives together with his wife and daughter in a small-ish city in Germany. He met his wife, who happened to hail from the same small town in Germany, in Australia while he was working at a shipyard.

Loïc Guychard

  • Engineering manager, search
  • Brest, Brittany, France 🇫🇷
  • [email protected], lguychard, LinkedIn
  • Loïc loves oceanside living and long bike rides. He started his career as a linguist, before transitioning to software engineering while working at Dashlane.

Dan Adler (he/him)

  • VP Operations
  • San Francisco, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], @DanielNealAdler, LinkedIn, dadlerj
  • In his role at Sourcegraph, Dan finally found the perfect mix of IDEs and spreadsheets. After receiving a C.S. degree from Rice U., Dan spent a decade in the business world: consulting, investing, and before Sourcegraph, getting an MBA at Stanford. Dan lives with his fiancé and dog in San Francisco.

Tomás Senart

  • Software Engineer
  • Lisbon, Portugal 🇵🇹 / Berlin, Germany 🇩🇪
  • [email protected], tsenart, @tsenart, LinkedIn
  • Name pronunciation: /to.ˈmas/
  • Tomás started fiddling with computers because he was fascinated with how hackers were depicted in Hollywood movies. He has since moved on to not only build distributed systems but also distributed teams. Before Sourcegraph he’s been at companies like Apple, Mesosphere, Thomson Reuters and Soundcloud. In his free time he likes to spend time with his partner, play Chess and Rocket League, eat great food, hit the gym and read books.

Geoffrey Gilmore

  • Software Engineer
  • San Francisco, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], ggilmore
  • Geoffrey is an MIT graduate who enjoys kicking people in his spare time.

Farhan Attamimi

  • Senior Data Operations Analyst
  • Singapore 🇸🇬
  • [email protected], attfarhan
  • Farhan writes code to pass the time while impatiently waiting for Manchester United to return to glory.

Erik Seliger

  • Software Engineer
  • Bremen, Germany 🇩🇪
  • [email protected], eseliger, LinkedIn
  • Erik has a background in Systems Engineering and decided that software is the most interesting field of engineering, which he never quit since first touching Turbo Pascal at age 11.

Kai Passo (he/him)

  • Account Executive
  • Atlanta, GA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], kpsource
  • Kai enjoys time with his family, sailing, and vacationing in Maine (for lobster, sea glass, and amazing sunsets). In terms of work, he focuses on helping customers solve business problems and providing an exceptional customer experience.

Rob Rhyne

  • Senior Product Designer
  • Oceanside, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], @robrhyne, LinkedIn
  • Rob is a designer, developer, and accidental salesman with a penchant for solving business problems with usable design and code. When not making products, he is raising two boys with his wife, working on his boat, or fishing offshore for anything that makes good poke.

Felix Becker

  • Software Engineer
  • Bremen, Germany 🇩🇪
  • [email protected], felixfbecker, Twitter, LinkedIn
  • Felix discovered batch files on Windows 98 in elementary school and one thing led to another. He has the most fun in all things web technology and open source, especially TypeScript. But when that gets boring, he likes to play field hockey and sail the north & baltic seas.

Quin Keough

  • SDR
  • Phoenix AZ, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], quinwith1n
  • Quin has always loved traveling and seeing the world. He lives in Phoenix with his wife and 2 french bulldogs. Quin also enjoys most sports, especially ping pong, reading, and playing his guitar. Although his French bulldogs do not enjoy it when he attempts to play the guitar.

Asdine El Hrychy

  • First name is pronounced as-deen, last name el-ree-tchee
  • Software Engineer
  • Ajaccio, France 🇫🇷/ Dubai, UAE 🇦🇪
  • [email protected], asdine
  • Asdine loves experimenting and building bizarre software while enjoying an entire pot of coffee. Before Sourcegraph, he was writing tools and frameworks for his colleagues at Heetch. He also hates dogs, especially the small ones, essentially because they hate him.

Dave Try

  • Software Engineer
  • Ibague, Colombia 🇨🇴/ Sydney, Australia 🇦🇺
  • [email protected], davejrt
  • Dave likes riding his bike up hill, drinking coffee and travelling. After graduating University and getting his start as a Unix system administrator, he still has a soft spot for Solaris and enjoys solving problems on large scale infrastructure.

Dax McDonald (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Phoenix, AZ, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], Github, Twitter
  • Dax enjoys playing ultimate frisbee 🥏, running 🏃‍♂️ and running K8s on his Raspberry Pi. Before Sourcegraph, he worked on making Kubernetes easier to use with Rio and K3s. He is an avid enthusiast of open-source and open-hardware. He has contributed to several open source projects such as Kubernetes, Linkerd & MetalLB

Robert Lin

  • Software Engineer Intern
  • Taipei, Taiwan 🇹🇼 (GMT+8)
  • [email protected], bobheadxi, LinkedIn
  • If it involves moving without too much thinking, Robert enjoys it: running, climbing, swimming, and more. He is in his final semester remotely studying mathematics at the University of British Columbia, but on the side he loves dabbling in building tooling, web interfaces, and writing.

Marek Zaluski

  • Developer Education Engineer
  • Ottawa, Canada 🇨🇦
  • [email protected], GitHub, Twitter
  • Marek is a JavaScript and TypeScript developer with an interest in developer tools and tech education. He occasionally teaches programming courses and contributes to coding bootcamps, and he previously ran a software consulting agency. He lives in Canada’s capital with his wife and his jack russell terrier 🐕.

Adam Harvey (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Vancouver, Canada 🇨🇦
  • [email protected], @LGnome, LawnGnome
  • Name pronunciation: /ˈadəm hˈɑːvi/
  • Adam plays cricket, yells at hockey teams, and spends an inordinate amount of time convincing his golden retriever to drop things. He started his technology journey with an IBM XT in the 80s, and never looked back once he discovered the GW-BASIC RENUM command. Technologically, Adam enjoys programming language design, convincing runtimes to work on hardware they weren’t designed to, and deluding himself that abusing CSS animations is exactly what his film degree qualified him to do.

Mark Muldez (he/him)

  • Sales Development Representative
  • Tampa, FL 🌴 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Mark has been working in sales for the past 8 years and he’s held various roles such as SDR, AE, and Team Lead. Prior to Sourcegraph, Mark was the lead technical SDR for the west region at Imply.io, where he successfully built a strong and sustainable pipeline for the company. In his spare time, Mark loves to spend time with his wife, his 2-year-old little guy, and their mini Australian shepherd dog. He’s a big Golden State Warriors fan, plays guitar, works out to earn the right to eat plates of sushi, and goes to the beach to avoid getting bit by mosquitoes. He also thinks spicy mayo is life. 🙌🏽

Christine Lovett (she/her)

  • Customer Engineer
  • New York, NY, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], LinkedIn, christinelovett
  • Christine is a biking, music and general fun enthusiast who likes to balance her travels exploring nature and city. Before Sourcegraph, Christine spent a few years in sales, then software development- ultimately merging her skillset in customer engingeering roles at Docker and Google. She has a strong appreciation for modern development tools and reducing friction in IT.

Alicja Suska (she/her)

  • /aˈlʲit͡s.ja/
  • Product Designer
  • Poznań, Poland 🇵🇱
  • [email protected], LinkedIn, AlicjaSuska
  • Alicja is a designer who loves painting furniture and creating isometric illustrations. She lives in Poznań with her Samoyed dog, Edward. Prior to Sourcegraph, Alicja was working at Toggl, the company that provides time tracking and work management tools. She comes from the artistic background - she earned a BA in Interior Design and a MS in Graphics.

Stefan Hengl (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Berlin, Germany 🇩🇪
  • [email protected], stefanhengl
  • Stefan lives in Berlin with his wife and two children. Prior to Sourcegraph, Stefan was a software engineer at Zalando and SAP, where he worked on data pipelines and low-latency, high-throughput microservices. He graduated in Physics but eventually realized that software engineering is his true passion. In his free time, Stefan enjoys cooking, plays chess with his daughter, and dreams about building a house in the wilderness of Norway.

Elizabeth Stirling (she/her)

  • Security Software Engineer
  • Seattle, WA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Elizabeth is a Seattle area native who loves exploring the city. She has been interested in security ever since reading Neal Stephenson’s novel Reamde when she was a kid. Her spare time is spent hiking around the forests of the Pacific Northwest and working on whatever side project catches her fancy. She has spent far too much money on keyboards and pretty rocks - sometimes even forging her own Bismuth crystals. Elizabeth graduated with a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Washington in Seattle.

Quinn Keast (he/him)

  • Product Designer
  • Berlin, Germany 🇩🇪
  • [email protected], @quinnkeast, LinkedIn, quinnkeast, quinnkeast.com
  • Quinn is a Canadian product & UX designer living in Berlin. His background is in design, and prior to Sourcegraph, he has a broad range of experience including working with a branding and advertising agency, a major non-profit environmental conservancy, and a global meal kit company. He also cofounded a UX consultancy that worked with growing product teams and organizations across Canada. Outside of work, Quinn is passionate about Ultimate frisbee, writing, speaking, and tinkering around. Learn more about Quinn’s guiding values and how he works as a human at his personal Quinn.README!

Juliana Peña (she/her)

  • Software Engineer
  • Redmond, WA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], limitedmage, LinkedIn, Twitter, pronounce my name 🔊
  • Juliana is originally from Cali, Colombia 🇨🇴 and went to college in Mexico City 🇲🇽 before moving to the Seattle area. She loves building powerful and beautiful web applications that improve people’s lives. Before Sourcegraph, Juliana worked at Microsoft building successful startup projects, and is now very excited to be working in a real startup company. Outside of work, Juliana loves cyling, collecting Lego, playing video games, and traveling.

Tharuntej Kandala (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Jacksonville, FL, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], tjkandala
  • Call him “TJ”
  • TJ was born in India before he was brought to the swamp. He strives to bridge the gap between Developer Experience and User Experience in modern web applications. Outside of work, he loves to code and dunk basketballs by the ocean.

Chris Pine (he/she/they/Chris)

  • Engineering Manager, Batch Changes
  • Portland, OR, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], LinkedIn, chrispine, Twitter
  • Name pronunciation: /kɹɪs paɪn/
  • Chris started his career making games, working on Civilization III and Alpha Centauri. Chris also spent several years working at Opera Software in Norway, mainly on Opera’s Ecmascript engine. Somewhere in there, Chris accidentally wrote a book, Learn to Program. At New Relic, Chris moved into management, and (much to his surprise) loved it! Chris lives with his spouse (Katy), their three kids (C, Ruby, and Apl), two rats (Coffee and Bean), and an ancient grey cat (Wobbly). Hobbies include the boardgame Go, failing to play the guitar, and spiritual inquiry (mostly Tao, Zen, and Alan Watts). Chris really (like really) loves parentheses.

Gregg Stone

  • VP of Sales
  • San Francisco, CA
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Gregg lives in San Francisco with his wife Heather and two kids Liv & Gavin. He moved to San Francisco 13 years ago. He started his sales career at Salesforce, before moving on to several startup tech companies. He enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, hiking, swimming, and skiing. He grew up in NC and graduated from NC State with a degree in Finance.

Noah Santschi-Cooney (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Wexford, Ireland 🇮🇪
  • Name pronunciation: /noʊə santʃi kuːnɪ/
  • [email protected], strum355, LinkedIn, Twitter
  • Noah is a half Swiss 🇨🇭 half Irish 🇮🇪 UCC CS graduate who spends his time evangelising the Actor model, containers (not of the shipping variety), his favourite programming languages and complaining about subpar editor experiences. Sometime in the past, the last point drove him over the edge and into the world of language servers. Previously he was Performance Engineering Intern at Teamwork, Frontend/DevOps at CloudCIX and Head Systems Administrator at UCC Netsoc, the college tech/gaming society.

Bill Kolman

  • Account Executive
  • New York, New York
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Bill lives in Long Island City, Queens with his wife, daughter, and dog. He has been in tech related sales since 2008. Most recently he has been working in early stage startups, building businesses from the ground up in the eastern US. Bill is an avid bicyclist, so when he’s not evangelizing Sourcegraph or studying the newest trends in technology, he is probably exploring the 5 boroughs on his bike.

Owen Brennan (he/him)

  • Account Executive
  • Boise, Idaho, USA
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Owen has worked in early-stage technology sales for almost his entire career. He’s passionate about helping customers resolve their unique business challenges, and fostering a long-term impact for them. Outside of work, Owen can be found with his family exploring his home State of Idaho: hiking, fly fishing, rafting and snowboarding.

María Craig (she/her)

  • Product Manager
  • Barcelona, Spain 🇪🇸 / Buenos Aires, Argentina 🇦🇷
  • [email protected], LinkedIn, macraig, pronounce my name 🔊
  • María spends lots of time listening to old rock bands and hugging every dog she can find. Prior to Sourcegraph, she cofounded an EdTech startup in Argentina with the mission of closing the gap between traditional education and tech. She later joined another startup and lead the development of a real-time IoT predictive monitoring platform to help predict machine failure in industrial plants in Latin America. In her free time, María enjoys playing soccer or videogames with friends, attending live music shows, and watching animated movies and musicals.

Chris Surdi

  • Account Executive
  • San Francisco, Ca, USA, 🇺🇸
  • [email protected]
  • I’m a serial entrepreneur and angel employee with a passion for disruptive technology and sales. I live north of San Francisco with my wife Meliza and three kids - Truson, Kaison and Crimson. I’m originally from back East and moved out to the West Coast in 2003 to be involved in startups, technology, and innovation. I’m grateful to say I’m doing everything I’ve set myself out to achieve at this point.

Joel Kwartler (he/him)

  • Product Manager (Current Goals)
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • Name pronunciation: ʤoʊl kwɔrtlɜr
  • [email protected], LinkedIn, Github
  • Joel is a west coast fanboy who grew up in Oregon and has since lived in Seattle, SF, and LA. He’s bounced around the startup + design world at places like Figma and IDEO, and got a bachelor’s in C.S. at Harvard. After hours, you might find him doing stand up, pretending he knows piano, or waking up way too early to take photographs. He’s made the Forbes 30 Under 30 List of Best Joel Kwartlers for 5 of the past 8 years.

Alan Harris (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Arlington, VA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], robot
  • Alan lives in the DC metro area with his wife, cat and somewhat excessive collection of books. When not illuminated by the gentle glow of a monitor, you’ll probably find him toiling away behind a drum kit or watching yet another horror movie from the 1980s (seriously, they’re fantastic). Just a regular dude, and totally not three chipmunks in a trench coat.

Joe Kirscher (he/him)

  • Strategy & Operations Manager
  • Mountain View, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected]
  • Joe grew up in Nebraska before coming out to California for college. He has grown to love the mild weather and wine country around the Bay Area, which is fortunate, because he doesn’t play football so they won’t let him back into Nebraska. After a couple years of consulting, he then spent a total of 10 years working in Sales Operations at Yahoo and FireEye and is now excited to help Sourcegraph scale up!

Kacie Jenkins (she/her)

  • VP of Marketing
  • Sea Ranch, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], @mskaciej, LinkedIn
  • Kacie lives on the northern California coast with her partner Brooks and their feisty little pup, Beatrix (Bebe). Prior to Sourcegraph, Kacie led global marketing at Ace Hotel Group, where she launched the first AI-generated hotel lobby soundscape in partnership with Bjork and Microsoft. As VP of Marketing at Fastly, she helped grow Fastly from a 25-person startup into a global, publicly-traded company. She has memorized the Joy of Cooking chocolate chip cookie recipe, and always has a song playing in her head.

Jonah Dueck (he/him)

  • Customer Engineer
  • Santa Clara, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], justdueck, LinkedIn
  • Jonah has been working within the IT space since high school. He started out by founding and running a small IT company in northern Nevada while still in high school and after graduating, moved on to working for another small company in Northern California. Most recently, he worked in internal IT operations and technical program management at Google for about 2 years. Outside of work, he enjoys rock climbing, playing music (guitar and drums), riding his motorcycle and working on his old VW bus (there’s always something breaking on it).

Artem Ruts (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Pittsburgh, PA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], artemruts, LinkedIn
  • Name pronunciation: /arˈtʲɵm ruts/
  • Artem is a Software Engineer from Belarus with a Master’s in Computer Science. Before teaming up with Sourcegraph, Artem dazzled the IT crowd at Wayfair and, prior to that, Thomson Reuters. Avid believers in lifelong learning, Artem and his awesome wife currently enjoy dabbling in blocks, balls, and trucks with their infant daughter. In his rare and fleeting free time, you might be able to catch him rollerblading (though you’d have to be awfully fast) or studying foreign languages.

Jean du Plessis (he/him)

  • Engineering Manager, Web
  • Cape Town, South Africa 🇿🇦
  • GitHub: jeanduplessis
  • Name pronunciation: ʒɑ̃n dy plɛsi
  • [email protected], LinkedIn, manager docs,
  • Jean lives with his wife, quadruplet daughters and 3 dogs in Cape Town, South Africa. Their family loves the outdoors, whether it’s hiking in the mountains or spending time at the beach. He’s been in IT for the past 16 years of which he’s been a manager for 7. Prior to Sourcegraph, he was a manager at GitLab.

Eli Rothschild (He/Him)

  • Account Executive
  • New York, New York (Currently in Boca Raton, FL)
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Eli was raised in Baltimore, MD, has been in New York City since 2007. He has been in SaaS sales with early stage to high growth companies for a majority of his professional career. Prior to joining Sourcegraph, Eli was an Enterprise Account Executive at Segment, and previously at Mixpanel during similar stages of company growth. When not listening to the latest tech and business podcasts, Eli is a student of U.S and World history, enjoys playing chess, following his favorite sports teams, and traveling.

Owen Convey (he/him)

  • Engineering Manager
  • Barcelona, Spain 🇪🇸
  • Github: scalabilitysolved
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Owen was born and raised in England and has been residing in Barcelona since 2012. He spends a lot of time watching Rugby, playing with his young daughter and tinkering with his laptop. Prior to Sourcegraph, he was a manager at Help Scout and loves empowering and motivating autonomous engineering teams. His Achilles’ heel is most definitely pizza.

Virginia Ulrich (she/her)

  • Head of Customer Support
  • Portland, Oregon, United States 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: virginiaulrich
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Name pronunciation: vr ji nyuh oo l ri ch
  • Virginia lives with her partner (Vinh) and two cats, Little Miss Gable (tuxedo) and Hercules Mulligan (orange tabby). She derives joy from the tiny beautiful moments of human connection, hikes across the city and out in nature, and cooking for others. She studied literature and discovered her love of computer science quite by accident. With many years in customer service in various forms, Virginia can geek out for hours about the philosophy of 👍 customer support, the importance of compassion > empathy, and all things involving people helping other people.

Scott Campbell (he/him)

  • Account Executive
  • Asheville, North Carolina, United States 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: spc74
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Name pronunciation: s k AH t k ae m b u hl
  • Scott lives in Asheville, NC with his wife and youngest daughter. He has two other older children that are in college and graduated from college, respectively. He’s had a long career in engineering and sales capacities with various software companies, large and small. He possesses a natural curiousity to deeply understand his customer’s challenges and help them apply technology to materially impact their business. Outside of work, Scott enjoys nearly any activity involving water or mountains, including snowboarding, hiking, biking and wake surfing. He also enjoys rooting for his alma mater Texas A&M Aggies football team, landscaping and traveling to explore new parts of the world.

Tommy O Donnell (he/him)

  • Manager, Financial Planning & Analysis
  • Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland 🇮🇪
  • GitHub: TommyODonnell
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Tommy hails from County Kerry on the South West Coast of Ireland. He graduated with a degree in Business studies from the University of Limerick before completing a Masters in Accounting at Dublin City University. Prior to Sourcegraph Tommy spent over 5 years working on a diverse range of clients at the EY Limerick and Boston offices, before spending a further 5 years in a financial reporting role at Pivotal Software. When he is not stuck in spreadsheets, you will probably find him having a quiet pint of Guinness, following the fortunes of the New England Patriots and the Kerry Gaelic Football team, or reading up on the latest rounds of funding’s in the startup world.

Mike McLaughlin (he/him)

  • Customer Engineer
  • Chicago, IL, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: mike-r-mclaughlin
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Mike spent the first half of his career as a developer. He transitioned to pre-sales after realizing how much he loves working with customers to solve technically challenging problems. Mike lives in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood with his wife Erika and their 2 cats (Winston and Mattie) and dog (Stella). His pets can usually be found napping by his desk during working hours. When not working, Mike enjoys traveling, live music, and relaxing on the couch.

Rok Novosel (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Trebnje, Slovenia 🇸🇮
  • GitHub: novoselrok
  • [email protected], @novoselrok
  • Rok is a software engineer from Trebnje, Slovenia. He finished his Master’s degree in computer science at the University of Ljubljana, focusing on parallel programming languages. Before joining Sourcegraph his work was mostly in the ad-tech industry. In his free time, he likes to tinker with various side projects ranging from compilers to WebAssembly. Outside of programming, he enjoys hiking, playing FIFA and supporting the Arsenal football club.

André Eleuterio (he/him)

  • Security Engineer
  • Curitiba, Brazil 🇧🇷
  • GitHub: andreeleuterio
  • [email protected], @eleuterio_
  • André is a Security Engineer from Curitiba, Brazil. Before joining Sourcegraph he was working at npm and GitHub, holding different security responsibilities. André is a devout follower of Athletico Paranaense, a local soccer team, despite its rare joys and successes. Definitely a geek, be careful when bringing up Breath of the Wild or Magic the Gathering around André as that can lead to some very long conversations.

Emily Chapman (she/her)

  • Customer Engineer
  • Los Angeles, USA, 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: emchap
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Name pronunciation
  • Emily grew up in Atlanta, GA but now lives in Los Angeles. She started her career at Mailchimp/Mandrill before stints at Trello/Atlassian, Healthify, and Help Scout. She is the creator of Lana Ipsum, a Lana Del Rey lorem ipsum generator. She is obsessed with the .horse TLD, localization of the sweet potato emoji (🍠), and the ways in which SMTP can run into encoding issues. In her free time she can be found either cooking, or trying to convince her very loud cat to be less loud. She has an Anthropology degree and knows a lot about bog bodies.

Erica Lindberg (she/her)

  • Director of Content Strategy
  • Nederland, CO, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: content-hacker
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Erica lives in the Colorado Rocky Mountains where she spends most of her time exploring nature and trying to hack high-altitude gardening. She started her career as a journalist working for a variety of print and digital publications before transitioning to a career in tech. Prior to working at Sourcegraph, Erica was the head of global content at GitLab. Erica freely admits that she is terrible at spelling and would be lost without spellcheck. Hobbies include astrology, cooking, hiking, and homesteading.

Camden Cheek (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Monument, Colorado, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: camdencheek
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Camden is originally from Michigan, but recently moved to Colorado, where he enjoys spending his time hiking, playing cello, and perfecting his dev environment. Before joining the Sourcegraph team, Camden worked on building a logging agent in Go at observIQ. Before that, Camden got a degree in Biomedical Engineering before deciding that the only thing he really liked about it was the coding.

Andy Schumeister (he/him)

  • Director of Product Marketing
  • Minneapolis, MN, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: abschu
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Andy lives in Minneapolis, MN with his husband and daughter. After spending nearly a decade in the Bay Area, he decided he was ready for freezing winters again. Andy worked at General Mills and Google before getting his MBA at Stanford. From there, he joined Segment where he fell in love with marketing technical products. In his free time, Andy loves spending time with his family, being active/working out, and eating Sour Patch Kids.

Tom Ross (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • York, North Yorkshire, UK 🇬🇧
  • GitHub: umpox
  • [email protected]
  • Tom lives in York, UK with his girlfriend (also a developer) and their two cats (Gus & Leo). He stumbled upon his love for the web when starting an internship, before realising that he had to support Internet Explorer 8. Since then, Tom has enjoyed building powerful web-applications and, prior to Sourcegraph, has been a developer at DAZN and Sky. In his free time, he enjoys supporting his soccer team Liverpool FC, swimming, and following various forms of motorsport.

Greg Bastis (he/him)

  • VP Sales, Western Region
  • San Francisco, CA, :us:
  • GitHub: gb1228
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Greg (“GB” to limit confusion with Sourcegraph’s first Gregg, Stone) lives San Francisco’s Outer Sunset neighborhood with his wife, Brenda, who he met working at Boulder, Colorado’s landmark The Sink Bar & Restaurant in 2005. He first moved to San Francisco in 2008 for a job with Salesforce, before heading over to Optimizely where he spent 6 years helping enterprise Product & Engineering teams deliver exceptional digital experiences through Full Stack experimentation. When not working, you can find GB on his 90’s era steel bicycles, exploring all that Northern California has to offer (usually wearing lots and lots of pink).

Seth Hoover (he/him)

  • Senior Salesforce Administrator
  • Menifee, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: seth-sourcegraph
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Seth lives in Menifee, CA with his wife, three dogs, two cats, and a horse (the horse actually has an “apartment” at a nearby equestrian facility). He has been working on the Salesforce.com platform for more than 13 years. He started out working as a member of Salesforce Support prior to moving into consulting. In his free time, he enjoys martial arts, paintball, airsoft, offroading and ATVs, movies and reading.

Ólafur Páll Geirsson (he/him)

  • Software Engineer, Code Intelligence
  • Drøbak, Norway 🇳🇴
  • [email protected], GitHub, Twitter, LinkedIn.
  • Olaf is an Icelander who was born in Sweden and lives in Norway with his wife who he met at a sauna in Finland. Prior to Sourcegraph, Olaf worked on Scala developer tooling such as Scalafmt (code formatter), Scalafix (refactoring and linting tool), Metals (language server), BSP (Build Server Protocol) and SemanticDB (data model about code). In his spare time, Olaf likes to make delicious food and run in the woods.

Felipe Janer (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • Cali, Colombia 🇨🇴
  • GitHub: 5h1rU
  • [email protected]
  • name pronunciation 🔊
  • Felipe lives in Cali, Colombia. He worked remotely for several New York based companies for almost eight years. This experience allowed him to build products from the ground, take critical technical decisions, lead projects, code a lot, and learn in the process. Outside of work, he loves to work out and watch every America de Cali soccer match.

Malo Marrec (he/him)

  • Product Manager
  • Paris, France 🇫🇷
  • Linkedin
  • [email protected]
  • Malo lives in Paris, France after some time in the Bay Area. Prior to Sourcegraph, he bounced around a few early stage startups building infrastucture and developer tools. Malo graduated with an MS from Stanford, and an MS from Ecole Centrale Paris. Outside of work, he kite surfs and reads a ton of books.

Inés Roitman (she/her)

  • Onboarding and Training Manager
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina 🇦🇷 / Barcelona, Spain 🇪🇸
  • [email protected], GitHub, LinkedIn , Pronounce my name 🔊
  • Inés is above all a curious person, which is why she spends her time reading and traveling (and daydreaming of her next holiday, wondering where to go next). She has a Bachelors degree in Education Sciences and has a passion for teaching and learning. Before Sourcegraph she worked designing digital educational content and dynamics for an EdTech startup and, after that, as a Technical Trainer for a SaaS focused in Brand Protection.

James Clifford (he/him)

  • Account Executive
  • San Francisco, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: jclifford1
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • James lives in San Francisco’s North Beach neighborhood. Prior to Sourcegraph, James spent 5.5 years at Optimizely where he helped enterprise Engineering, Product, and Data teams to deliver better digital experiences through Full Stack experimentation and feature management. James graduated with a BA in Economics from Middlebury College. Outside of work, James can be found skiing in Tahoe or surfing and kiteboarding in the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay.

TJ DeVries

  • Software Engineer
  • Rockford, MI, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: tjdevries
  • [email protected], twitch.tv/teej_dv
  • The letter T, and then the letter J
  • TJ lives in Rockford, Michigan. Besides coding during the day, TJ also likes to code on his Twitch stream (linked above). Generally you can find him working on Neovim or Neovim-related plugins and having a good time hanging out with Twitch chat. Outside of coding, TJ loves to spend time with his wife, son and doggo. Also, playing four-mallet marimba is one of his other favorite activities.

Manuel Ucles

  • Customer Engineer
  • Phoenix, AZ, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: mucles
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Manny is from Honduras 🇭🇳 but has lived in Phoenix, Arizona most of his life. He enjoys playing basketball, chess and does boxing/MMA in his spare time. Prior to Sourcegraph, Manny worked as an Application Engineer at Freedom Financial. He also has experience as a Software Engineer at Mckesson and a Data Analyst at Uber.

Kylie Fligstein (she/her)

  • Executive Business Partner to VP of Product
  • Oakland, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: kyfli
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Kylie a is dog-mom to a young PomChi, Nooks. She spends her time eating her way through Eater lists, reviewing restaurants, and once upon a time, throwing elaborate dinner parties filled with craft cocktails, fine wine, fermented foods, and usually involving a sous vide. She’s a solution oriented executor, with an emphasis on following up & through.

Caitlin Moran (she/her)

  • Enterprise Account Executive
  • Brooklyn, NY USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: Caitlinsourcegraph
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Caitlin is married to her wife Mo and lives in Brooklyn with their dogs Henry and Onion Ring. Prior to Sourcegraph, Caitlin spent 4 years at Optimizely before starting the sales team as the first Account Executive at Radar. Outside of work Caitlin enjoys spending time with her family, riding her bike (or Peloton if there is snow on the ground!) and exploring NYC!

Murat Sutunc (he/him)

  • Interim Engineering Manager, Extensibility
  • Redwood City, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • Name pronunciation: muˈɾat
  • @muratsu, [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Murat started his career at Microsoft working on web standards. He worked on the JavaScript runtime engine and was a founding team member of the TypeScript language. After Microsoft, he founded a venture-backed company and eventually found his way to the Bay Area. Outside of work, Murat is passionate about cooking, finance, and video games.

Lisa Tagliaferri (flexible)

  • Director of Developer Education
  • New York City 🗽
  • [email protected], GitHub, lisatagliaferri.org, @lisaironcutter, LinkedIn
  • Name pronunciation: tal YA feh ree
  • Lisa wants to make tech more accessible through education and community building. She previously led the Developer Education/Community team at DigitalOcean, and wrote very popular open access books on Python programming and machine learning. An interdisciplinary researcher and teacher, Lisa earned her PhD from the City University of New York, and held postdoctoral positions at MIT and Harvard. A native New Yorker, she is interested in both public transportation and complicated street parking signage.

Jon Kishpaugh (he/him)

  • Account Executive
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • GitHub: JonKish
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Jon aka Kish currently lives in San Francisco with his wife Lauren. He’s spent the last 14 years working in small to mid-size start-ups, helping them build their Enterprise GTM. Life outside of work is focused on family, good food, and staying active.

Dudley Nostrand

  • Senior Manager, Value Engineering
  • Hamilton, Massachusetts USA
  • GitHub: dnostrand
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Dudley lives in Hamilton, MA ( just north of Boston) with his wife Sasha and two kids Xander and Bennett (both in college in NC). Originally from Florida and Newport, Rhode Island, he moved to Hamilton 22 years ago. He spent 15 years at Fidelity Investments, before moving on to tech companies like BMC and Appdynamics/Cisco. He enjoys spending time boating, fishing, riding his motorcycle, and traveling with his family to tropical destinations to sit on the beach and swim in the ocean.

Shaan Sheth (he/him)

  • Director of Business Operations & Strategy
  • Los Angeles, CA USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: shaan-sourcegraph
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Shaan joins Sourcegraph after a decade in finance and operations roles at large and small software companies, including Salesforce and Greenhouse Software.  Outside of work, he enjoys golfing, cheering on his favorite LA sports teams and optimizing for the best credit card points programs. Shaan grew up in CA and graduated from UC Berkeley.

Tammy Zhu (she/her)

  • Director of Legal
  • San Francisco, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected]
  • Tammy joins Sourcegraph after years of counseling technology companies on matters including products, litigation, commercial contracts, data privacy, M&A, startup financing, and regulatory filings and investigations. She enjoys creative writing, reading fiction, solo traveling, watching basketball, and baking sourdough during the pandemic.

Warren Gifford (he/him)

  • Customer Support Engineer
  • Portland, OR, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: DaedalusG
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Warren is a nerd who became interested in coding after reading one too many sci-fi’s. Following a nonlinear trajectory, he studied mathematics and philosophy before becoming an automotive technician, and finally attended a coding bootcamp to pursue software development. Perennially curious, Warren can be found reading poetry, playing violin, exercising, or watching star trek with his loyal dog Bajor.

Valery Bugakov (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • St. Petersburg, Russia 🇷🇺
  • GitHub: valerybugakov
  • [email protected], LinkedIn, @valerybugakov, Pronounce my name 🔊
  • Valery is a product-centric software engineer. He joins Sourcegraph after years of helping various early-stage startups to build web products and scale frontend engineering teams. Open-source enthusiast and avid traveler he can’t wait for the open borders to explore new places. In his free time, he enjoys snowboarding, especially freeriding in the winter, and basketball + surfing in the summer.

Giselle Northy (she/her)

  • Customer Support Engineer
  • Sherwood, OR, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: northyg
  • [email protected], LinkedIn, Pronounce my name 🔊
  • Giselle is a long time nerd who has dabbled in coding and PC games for many years. She started her tech career after several twists and turns, followed by a short stint in Sales & Marketing. At work her passions include automating the boring, creating an amazing customer experience, leveling up coding skills, and learning something new every day! Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family, her fur children Odin the dog, cats Ben & Jerry, exercise, gardening and nature walks.

Vova Kulikov (he/him)

  • Software Engineer
  • St. Petersburg, Russia 🇷🇺
  • GitHub vovakulikov
  • [email protected], LinkedIn, @vovakulikov, vovakulikov.me, Pronounce my name 🔊
  • Vova is a software engineer with a designer background. Found himself passionate about UX/UI and write some open-source code. He joins Sourcegraph after years of working on the frontend platform at Wrike. He loves generative art, geometry, and mathematics. Outside of work, he loves to play basketball and watch NBA Boston Celtics games.

Alex Fogg (he/him)

  • Customer Engineer
  • Philadelphia, PA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: alexfogg
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Alex spent the bulk his career working as a software engineer and team lead in NYC at startups and media companies. His love of people, process, communication, and customers led him to the customer engineering role. Alex loves traveling and staying active via hiking/biking/running. He spends his weeknights watching YouTube cooking videos and loves to try out new recipes.

Adeola Akinsiku

  • Customer Support Engineer
  • Atlanta, GA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: adeola-ak
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Adeola joins Sourcegraph fresh out of an engineering bootcamp after years of doing work that she never felt challenged or very excited about. Having studied Finance in undergrad, she knows a thing or two about credit and managing money, but really loves to talk about all things code. Adeola finds life to be awfully boring without purpose and meaning, and strives to become a better person both professionally and personally everyday. Real connections mean a lot to Adeola and she loves to engage with people who feel the same way. Outside of work, she loves going out to eat, watching basketball, sniffing candles, reading and relaxing.

Patrick Dubroy (he/him)

  • Engineering Manager, Frontend platform
  • Munich, Germany 🇩🇪
  • GitHub: pdubroy
  • [email protected], Twitter, LinkedIn, dubroy.com
  • Patrick is a small-town Canadian kid who’s been living in Germany for the past 10 years. Previously, he worked on autonomous driving at Lyft, where he was an enthusiastic user of Sourcegraph. Outside of work, he loves to play soccer, watch Bayern Munich games, and explore the gravel roads around Munich on his bike.

Beatrix Woo (she/her)

  • Customer Support Engineer
  • San Diego, CA, USA
  • - [email protected], GitHub, LinkedIn , Pronounce my name 🔊
  • Originally from Hong Kong, Beatrix is now residing in the sunny San Diego with her husband and their Shiba Inu, Goku. She has recently made a career change from the Financial industry after working for Morgan Stanley and Uber to pick up her old passion in coding. She is currently working toward her Master’s Degree in Software Engineering. In her free time, Beatrix likes to spend time with her family, learn about different technologies, build mechanical keyboards, and play League of Legends with friends.

Stompy Mwendwa

  • Customer Support Engineer
  • Nairobi, Kenya 🇰🇪
  • GitHub: airamare01
  • [email protected], @stompy_amare, stompymwendwa.com, LinkedIn, pronounce my name 🔊
  • Stompy is from the Pride of Africa and previously worked in customer success roles prior to joining Sourcegraph. He is a CS graduate and fell in with computers playing around with MS-DOS in the mid-90s. Stompy loves helping people achieve their goals and is a staunch believer of the Swahili proverb: “Kusaidia ni moyo wala si utajiri” - Helping is of the heart, not of the pocket. When he’s not working, he loves hopping onto motorcycles and going on adventures, watching/playing basketball(Go Lakers!), playing video games, listening to hip-hop and going out to eat.

Nishil Patel (he/him)

  • Enterprise Account Executive
  • Brooklyn, NY, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: nishil-patel1
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Nishil (Nish) is a UK & US dual-citizen whom lives in Brooklyn’s Clinton Hill neighborhood. Nish joins Sourcegraph from Sift, where he spent 4 years protecting digital businesses from fraud by building machine learning models. When not working, Nish can be found ranking NYC pizza joints, supporting Arsenal or competing with friends on Peloton. (Add me and let’s ride! @ButtermilkCzar)

Sam Cregg

  • Sales Development Rep
  • Boston, MA, USA :us:
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Sam enjoys golfing, boating and being outdoors. Prior to Sourcegraph, Sam worked at IBM in a variety of sales roles including Hybrid Cloud, IoT and Blockchain. He loves to travel and hopes to do more in the coming years. He is a big Boston sports fan who is orginally from Topsfield, MA but now lives in the North End of Boston.

Indradhanush Gupta (he/him)

  • Software Engineer, Core Application
  • Kolkata, India, 🇮🇳
  • GitHub: indradhanush
  • [email protected], Twitter, Pronounce my name 🔊, indradhanush.github.io
  • Indradhanush is a tinkerer and a lazy one at that. If he ever has to do the same thing twice, chances are he will work on automating it away. He likes to go down rabbit holes thinking about human psychology and obsesses about his audio quality on video calls. Away from work, he suffers from having too many hobbies but is most passionate about playing drums. His other hobbies in order of frequency are playing Dungeons & Dragons once a week with friends, playing on his PS4 once every few weeks, reading a book (science, fiction and fantasy) once every few months and painting once every few years.

Sarah Reece (she/her)

  • Director, Demand Generation
  • Winston Salem, NC, USA
  • GitHub: sarah-reece
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Sarah is a North Carolina native, tracking her roots all the way back to legendary pioneers and indigenous peoples. While her roots go deep, her wings spread wide. She’s lived, worked, and traveled all over the world. She’s intensely curious and comes alive when learning new things and connecting previously unconnected dots. Hobbies include underestimating how long a hike will take, acting as if she’s a sommelier, and lurking financial subreddits.

Steph Hay (she/her)

  • Senior Business Operations Analyst
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: stephmhay
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Steph lives in Los Angeles and loves taking advantage of the perfect weather by getting outside as much as possible. After multiple failed attempts at surfing, she has finally accepted that she is much better suited to outdoor activities requiring little to no skill and has since taken up paddleboarding and long walks on the beach. Steph started her career in investment banking and also worked in venture investing before joining Sourcegraph.

Kelsey Brown (she/her)

  • Senior Business Operations Analyst
  • Arlington, VA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: kelsey-brown
  • [email protected], Linkedin
  • Prior to Sourcegraph, Kelsey worked in consulting on projects related to strategy, business operations, and technology. Outside of work, Kelsey loves doing anything active, including weightlifting, snowboarding, and playing ultimate frisbee. She is currently based in the Washington, DC area, but hails from Chicago, and would therefore be happy to passionately defend the superiority of Chicago-style over New York-style pizza with you any day of the week.

Ryan Hitchman

  • Software Engineer, Search Core Backend
  • Boulder, Colorado, USA
  • [email protected], rmmh, LinkedIn
  • Ryan loves cooking, photography, his family, and learning all sorts of trivia.

Bill Creager

  • Director of Engineering
  • Buda, TX USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], Linkedin
  • If he isn’t in front of this computer, Bill can usually be found doing one of the following: eating some BBQ in Austin, riding his bike or running, watching his kids play soccer, camping with the family, or working with his hands (building furniture, building and playing guitars). He grew up in Phoenix, AZ and went to Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, AZ where he studied computer science (after a quick detour in Environmental Engineering, it wasn’t for him). Prior to Sourcegraph he worked at Procore, Spiceworks, and Demand Media and has been living in Texas for 11 years (he got there as quick as he could)!

Samson Goddy (he/him)

  • Director of Community
  • Port Harcourt, Nigeria 🇳🇬
  • GitHub: samswag
  • [email protected],@samson_goddy,LinkedIn
  • Samson, a software developer who believes in creating something iconic. An open source advocate who has been sustaining projects with his diverse experiences. He maintains tools, desktops and likes contributing back to the large OSS ecosystem. Building communities is something he passionate about, and he currently runs Open Source Community Africa, a non-profit org that promotes and educates everything open source. He loves playing console games, mobile photography and eating jollof rice.

Kendrick Morris (he/him)

  • Finance and Operations Analyst
  • San Francisco, CA USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: kmorris50
  • [email protected], Linkedin
  • Kendrick grew up in Houston, TX and now resides in San Francisco, CA. He graduated with a degree in Economics-Accounting & Government from Claremont McKenna College. Prior to Sourcegraph, Kendrick worked in the Deloitte San Francisco audit practice and currently holds a CPA license in California. He enjoys listening to podcasts, collecting vintage basketball cards, and driving just about anywhere for good barbecue.

John Harwell

  • Account Executive
  • Atlanta, GA USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], Linkedin
  • John enjoys spending time with his wife, Nicole, and 2 sons, Isaac and Owen, playing games (sports, board, card, video, puzzles, etc.), attending concerts, and traveling to new places. John has been in SaaS sales his entire professional career, much of that time in the project management space.

Christy Haragan (she/her)

  • Director of Customer Engineering - International
  • London, UK 🇬🇧
  • [email protected], Linkedin
  • Christy used to enjoy playing football (before Covid lockdown; hopefully she can update this in the future once calmer times occur), skiing, running, and yoga. She has been a CTO and co-founder of an app-startup and has a masters degree in Computer Science from the University of York.

Rebecca Dodd (she/her)

  • Senior Managing Editor
  • London, UK 🇬🇧
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Originally from Cape Town, South Africa, Rebecca started her career in journalism before finding her way into tech via content marketing. Prior to Sourcegraph she worked at GitLab for over four years and managed their company blog. An enthusiastic traveller, Rebecca has a custom Google Map of every city she’s ever visited, complete with colour-coded pins of the best coffee shops and restaurants. Ask her for recommendations!

Julie Campagna (she/her)

  • Senior Manager, Customer Advocacy
  • Sebastopol, CA USA
  • GitHub: juliecampagna
  • [email protected]
  • Name pronunciation: cohmpanya
  • Julie grew up in NH, 30 miles north of Boston, and after attending the University of Maine, moved to San Francisco to become a writer. Starting at PC World magazine, she later joined and wrote and produced customer stories for Adobe Systems and Atlassian. Julie currrently lives with her two bulldogs Angus and Peaches on a ranch in Sonoma County. She enjoys swimming, live music, growing flowers, and reading fiction, as well as riding her Kubota tractor around her yard.

Carly Jones (she/her)

  • VP, Talent
  • Denver, CO USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: carlyj0nes
  • Carly is a Denver native who went to college in Vermont (Middlebury), lived in Washington, DC for 5 years, and has since returned home to Colorado. Prior to Sourcegraph, she gained experience leading talent teams at high growth startups and is passionate about all things talent acquisition. When not working, you can find Carly tackling a DIY project, practicing her golf game, spending time outdoors, and traveling.

Rafal Leszczynski (he/him)

  • Engineering Manager, Core Application
  • Jelonek (Poznan), Poland 🇵🇱
  • GitHub: RafLeszczynski
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Raf lives with his family outside of Poznan (Poland), surrounded by forests, boars, deers, and other wildlife. He likes to travel, visit places off the beaten path, and trek in the mountains. Raf also spends bing chunk of his free time playing video games, both recent titles and retro ones. He has ten different gaming consoles, including NES, the first-generation Game Boy, and Commodore 64, all in working condition.

Kelli Rockwell (she/her)

  • Software Engineer, Batch Changes
  • Seattle, WA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: courier-new
  • [email protected], LinkedIn, Twitter
  • Name pronunciation: /ˈkɛl.i ˈɹɑk.wɛl/
  • Kelli grew up in Arizona before slowly making her way up the west coast US from LA to SF to Seattle, WA. She became a “professional web developer” before she was even qualified to babysit, getting paid in Neopoints to make Neopets layouts and community fan pages for her online friends as a pre-teen. She is definitely not addicted to bubble tea (or “boba”, as it’s called on the west coast) and professes that she could stop at any time. When she’s not consuming boba, she plays tennis, attends developer conferences and meet-ups, travels for the food, completes jigsaw puzzles, and tries to convince her hypoallergenic cat, Calla, to cuddle with her while coding.

Katerina Nikolova (she/her)

  • Chief of Staff to the CEO and Co-founder at Sourcegraph
  • Walnut Creek, California, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Katerina was raised in Bulgaria, but moved to Belgium at age 19 and moved to various countries ever since. She has lived in France, China and Dubai. She currently lives in Walnut Creek (East Bay) with her two daughters Nia and Jennifer. Her spare time is occupied by hiking, biking, playing, and travelling with her daughters. She started her career as a flight attendant for Emirates Airlines in the United Arab Emirates, but moved on to supporting executives after relocating to the U.S. She has worked at Chevron, Stanford, Alibaba and Credit Karma before joining Sourcegraph. Katerina obtained her Bachelor in Mass Communications from UC Berkeley and a Master in Public Administration from San Francisco State University. She has a passion for fashion, music and fun events that bring people together.

Dan Mckean (he/him)

  • Product Manager, Distribution & Security
  • Shaftesbury (Dorset), UK 🇬🇧
  • GitHub: dan-mckean
  • Readme!
  • [email protected]
  • Dan grew up in the South of England, and (with a detour via London) ended up in Dorset in the south west, a county with beautiful coast (but lives as far from the sea as it’s possible to get – though not deliberately!) He lives with his wife (Emma), four kids (7y, 5y, 2x14m) and 3-legged springer spaniel (9y). His spare time is largely spent chasing his twin identical boys in an effort to prevent injury. Any (genuinely) spare time is spent trying to make things out of wood.

Nate Tang (he/him)

  • Tech Ops Analyst
  • San Clemente, California, USA 🇺🇸
  • Nate grew up in Orange County, California but has traveled all across the world, most recently to Peru. In his free time, he likes to swim, practice yoga, and go on hikes.

Cassie Melani (she/her)

  • Teammate Success Manager
  • Seattle, Washington, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Cassie was born and raised in sunny 🍊Orange County, California and moved up to 🌁Northern California for college where she found her love of microclimates. Experiencing four seasons in a day kept her happy in San Francisco for exactly five years, but she decided she wanted gloomier weather, so she recently moved up to the rainy (yet delightful) Pacific Northwest and now lives in 🌲Seattle with her husband (Will). Together, they have two mischevious fur babies, Lola and Sterling (professionally known as @sterlingandlola). In her spare time, Cassie enjoys spin classes, traveling to tropical locations, cooking Molly Baz recipes, and watching plant videos on YouTube.

Rebecca Rissinger (she/her)

  • Manager, Marketing Operations
  • Red Bank, New Jersey, USA
  • GitHub: rebecca-rissinger
  • [email protected]
  • Rebecca lives in Red Bank, NJ with her husband Jon. They have a son named Declan and two dog children- Lucky and Sassy. Rebecca needs coffee to function and misses traveling desperately. She loves soccer, almost any outdoor activity, concerts, and anything sweet.

Ryan Phillips (He/Him)

  • Product Manager, Core App
  • San Francisco, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: Ryphil
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Born in the wild west (Texas), Ryan now lives in San Francisco, CA where he loves exploring the amazing nature nearby! Ryan lives to experience and build products which have an incredibly high level of craft - custom JH Audio headphones, to beautiful books such as Designing Design, to delicious food! Outside of Sourcegraph, Ryan is a lecturer at the d.school at Stanford University, teaching at the intersection of technology, design, and inclusion. He is always open to adventure, lets explore together!

Jake Sorensen (He/Him)

  • Programs Lead, Demand Gen Campaigns
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: jakevsen
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Born and raised in Utah now living in California with my partner of twelve years, Tia, and our two Chihuahuas, Dory and Minnie. I discovered my love for marketing working in field marketing, demand gen, and account-based marketing and love empowering teams to be passionate and innovative in their careers. I have a degree in environmental science and hydrogeology, aspirations for Shakespearean acting, and am a fluent French speaker and Francophile. My passions include my family, travel, iaido practice and matcha.

Coury Clark (He/Him)

  • Software Engineer, Code Insights
  • Phoenix, AZ, USA
  • [email protected]
  • Born and raised in Arizona, currently living in Phoenix. He learned to fly airplanes when he was 12 years old at a local glider club, and got his pilot’s license in both gliders and single engine airplanes in his teens. He started programming in c++ with a desire to make video games, and spent some time learning that he is a terrible 3D artist in Maya. Since then, Coury has loved exploring the complexities of software engineering, and has decided he is still a terrible artist (in any dimension). In his free time he likes to play music on piano / guitar, explore new foods through cooking, spend time birding and doing photography, and hanging out with his wife and cat.

Aimee Menne (she/her)

  • Director of Customer Engineering
  • Denver, CO USA 🇺🇸
  • Github: amenne
  • [email protected], Linkedin
  • Aimee has spent her career, and is extremely passionate about, delivering customer-centric solutions. An Indiana native, she spent time in both Washington DC and San Francisco before landing in Denver, Colorado. Outside of work, Aimee is usually doing a variety of outdoor activities (running, cycling, skiing, hiking, camping, fishing) or traveling to new places.

Nicholas Gage (he/him)

  • Head of Sales Development
  • Oakland, CA USA
  • Github: ngage1
  • [email protected], Linkedin
  • Nick grew up on the East Coast in the greater Boston area. After spending many years in the southeast working as an account executive for AT&T, Nick made the move to San Francisco to work with Box. Nick is passionate about development, both personal and professional. When outside of work, Nick enjoys spending time with his wife, Grace, and their dog, Rocky. Whether hiking, skimboarding, golfing, or skiing, Nick loves spending time outdoors (preferably in the sun!).

Devon Coords (She/Her)

  • Senior Technical Recruiter, Team Lead
  • White Plains, NY USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: devoncoords
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Devon loves spending time with her husband (Andrew), daughter (Madison), dog (Bailey), and cat (Gato). Prior to Sourcegraph, Devon was the Managing Director of a tech recruiting agency in New York City and has ~9 years’ experience in the industry. When not working, Devon tries to spend most of her time outside, doing home renovation projects, cooking, trying to keep her plants alive, and traveling.

Trevor Houghton (he/him)

  • Recruiting Operations Specialist
  • Austin, TX, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: TrevorHoughton
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Trevor grew up in Portland, OR before attending Colorado College, where he played NCAA soccer and majored in International Political Economy. He has sinced moved to Austin, TX and gained sales experience at Emergo and talent acquisition experience at Indeed.com. Outside of work, Trevor enjoys coaching, playing piano, skiing, traveling, and losing at chess.

Prosper Otemuyiwa (he/him)

  • Staff Developer Evangelist
  • Lagos, Nigeria 🇳🇬
  • GitHub: unicodeveloper
  • [email protected], @unicodeveloper
  • Prosper was born and raised in Lagos, Nigeria. A software engineer who has worked on biometric, health and developer tools. He is a seasoned developer advocate, veteran conference speaker and a firm open source hacker who believes immensely in the intersection of people & technology. He co-founded and leads forloop, the largest developer community in Africa. He loves travelling, playing football and tinkering with the fire emoji.

Cecily Black (she/her)

  • People Operations Coordinator
  • San Jose, California, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: CecilyBee
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Cecily grew up in San Jose and returned in 2018 with a new love for sunny Cailfornia ☀️ after living in Portland, Oregon for two years. In her free time she loves to hike, go to the beach, camp, and go to concerts / dance. 💃 She lives with her boyfriend and their little dog, Leo.

Kevin Quigley (he/him)

  • Sales Development Rep
  • Atlanta, GA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: kevin-quigley
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Kevin grew up in Atlanta, graduated from the University of Georgia :dog:, and then travelled for a year (USA road trip, Southeast Asia, and Australia). He enjoys backpacking in our national parks, Georgia football, and exercising!

Brady Herrmann (he/him)

  • Enterprise Account Executive
  • Chicago, IL, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: brherrma
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Brady has spent the majority of his career working for developer centric companies and has a passion for selling solutions that allow developers to build better. He grew up in Indianapolis, but has since lived in Denver, Washington DC, Maryland, and now resides in the northern suburbs of Chicago with his wife (Kali), 1-year old daughter (Noa), and two black lab mixes (Henry and Luna). His passions outside of work include hiking, camping, skiing, live music and traveling (Peru, SE Asia, the Amalfi Coast, and Switzerland being some of the favorite places he’s visited). He’s a big fan of karaoke (he’s been known to do an above average rendition of Sister Christian with his wife), college basketball (Go Boilers) and is currently in the market for an alto saxophone to get back to his playing days.

Natalie Khoury

  • Enterprise Account Executive
  • San Francisco, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: NK-83
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Natalie grew up in Northern California and currently resides in San Francisco’s Russian Hill neighborhood. She’s spent the last 15+ years selling tech and loves it! In her free time ree time, you can find Natalie in SF or the NorCal outdoors being active. She loves swimming, running, tennis, spinning (Peloton Username - NattyK8), hiking, road trips, and traveling.

Rashad Bartholomew (he/him)

  • Senior Account Executive
  • Oakland, CA, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: gigswift
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Rashad was born in Texas to an Air Force family. After wrapping high school in the St. Louis metro area, Rashad attended the United States Air Force Academy for two years before transferring to Yale, where he majored in Economics. Upon graduating Yale Rashad highlighted a brief professional football career by signing with the Titans. Life after football saw Rashad become a Founder in K12 education with Power Learning, the most comprehensive data and assessment platform in California. Part way through the Power Learning experience Rashad went to Stanford for a MA Education and a MBA. Later Rashad Founded the ecommerce site CashPass. In 2018 Rashad began a career in sales with New Relic and later Gitlab. Rashad loves live music, strategy games and boxing. Rashad values the virtues of empathy, kindness and integrity and he has no tolerance for nonsense. Rashad enjoys discussing politics, philosophy, sports, economics and business. Rashad travels a lot so he hopes he can catch you for a bite or a drink.

Nicky Van Maanen (she/her)

  • Tech Ops Manager
  • Costa Mesa, California, USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: NickyVM
  • [email protected], LinkedIn
  • Currently, Nicky is enjoying the ocean and eucalyptus trees with her family in Southern California but her heart remains in the commotion and sounds of New York City. She has a BA in Anthropology from Scripps College and an MS in Public Policy from Carnegie Mellon University. Prior to Sourcegraph, Nicky has held numerous jobs from Selling Mini Coopers to working in the Computer Forensic Unit at the Manhattan DAs office.

Debbie Johnstone (she/her)

  • VP People
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands 🇳🇱
  • [email protected], Linkedin
  • Originally from Cape Town, South Africa, Debbie is still adjusting to the climate in Amsterdam, where she relocated two years ago with her grumpy 13-year old cocker Spaniel, Mercy. You’ll find her either hopping from country to country, or riding a bike to do yoga or meet friends in Vondelpark. Debbie is an avid student of the Enneagram, so chat to her about it if you’ve ever done one!

Ken Mills

  • Account Executive - Public Sector
  • Chantilly, VA USA 🇺🇸
  • GitHub: kenwmills
  • [email protected], LinkedIn Twitter
  • Ken grew up in the South before joining the US Army. Since then, he has lived in the Southwest (Fort Huachuca, AZ), Northwest (Fort Lewis, WA), Northeast (Nashua, NH), and is currently in the Washington DC metro area. Ken enjoys walking, hiking and casual bike riding, as well as reading and spending time with family and friends. Prior to Sourcegraph, Ken was the Regional Director - Government Accounts for VersionOne, Inc (merged with CollabNet, and later renamed Digital.ai) and has spent the last 20 years selling software solutions into the Public Sector.

Nate Maynard (He/Him)

  • Customer Engineer
  • Denver, Colorado, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], Linkedin
  • Originally from Massachusetts, Nate currently is enjoying the more open spaces of the United States out west. Having moved from San Francisco to Denver in October of 2021 he likes to live close to the mountians reducing his commute from 4 hours to 2 trading the Sierras for the Rockies. Nate also enjoys spending time with friends playing golf, cycling, and playing video games. His professional passion is explaining techincal products and concepts to both technical and non techincal people.

Jenny Bergen (she/her)

  • Manager, Content Marketing
  • Denver, Colorado, USA 🇺🇸
  • [email protected], @jennybergen, LinkedIn
  • Jenny lives outside of Denver with her husband and their aloof dog, Rufus. She grew up in the Boulder, CO area and spent five years in NYC as a tech journalist (PCMag, ZDNet, Digital Trends) after college before returning home to Colorado to start the second chapter of her career as a content marketer. Jenny is an avid music lover and “met” her husband at a concert in NYC (a Craigslist Missed Connection did the rest). She enjoys cooking and baking, pretending she’s a restaurant critic, researching everything, and being in nature. She also is Team Oxford comma and hopes you are, too.