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  • Photos of my day exploring this ancient city are coming soon! ( Hampi in Hampi, Karnataka) ,
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I have lived in…

Cities

Countries

Continents

Years

Hyderabad, India

Hyderabad, India

I am here now! I am opening a new office for Mutual Mobile.

Austin, Texas

Austin, Texas

I also still call Austin “home” as it is where my corporate HQ is.

Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

I lived here for the second half of my Peace Corps Service.

Talas, Kyrgyzstan

Talas, Kyrgyzstan

I lived here for the first half of my Peace Corps service.

Alexandria, LA

Alexandria, LA

Home is where the heart is, and Alexandria has my heart!

Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles, CA

I worked with a startup in L.A. for 6 months.

New Orleans, LA

New Orleans, LA

Partyville USA! I worked at LOYNO for a year.

London, England

London, England

I came here living on a prayer. It was short-lived, but amazing.

Chattanooga, TN

Chattanooga, TN

This beautiful community was too good to young.

Memphis, TN

Memphis, TN

Here, the music business taught me so much!

Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge, LA

Geaux Tigers! Here lays my alma mater, LSU.

Las Vegas, NV

Las Vegas, NV

I spent a summer playing music at various casinos on the strip.

Brazil

Brazil

I spent 6-months backpacking across Brazil.

Oldenburg, Germany

Oldenburg, Germany

I was a Rotary Youth Exchange Student for 1 year here.

Global Travel Announcement

1 year, 3 months and 7 days ago I moved to Austin Texas. Since that time I have only spent 10 days traveling. It’s time to get a move on! I write you today to announce some exciting travel plans I have for the remainder of 2014. If you are going to be in my... read more

How to Achieve Silicon Valley Anywhere [crosspost]

The following was originally posted on <re/code> on June 25, 2014. Read the original post here. If you are in the tech world, Silicon Valley is your mecca. Or at least that’s what we’re led to believe, thanks to its high concentration of technophiles and... read more

UT Peace and Conflict Resolution Symposium

Today I gave an hour-long presentation at the University of Texas to a Peace, Conflict Resolution and Global Ethics Symposium where I spoke in large part about my Peace Corps projects and how I continue to serve the Central Asian journalism community from Austin. The... read more

Custom Carbon Road Bike 56CM SRAM Red

This beautiful road bike was hand crafted, painted and assembled in Austin TX by Giano Fabricata. I bought it in June 2013 as my first road bike, and it has defied (my understanding of) the laws of bike-physics ever since! This machine is inspirational on the road!... read more

Peace Corps: Mission Accomplished

Serving with the United States Peace Corps in Kyrgyzstan these last two years has been a tremendous experience. During my two years in Kyrgyzstan I accomplished many things; too many to attempt listing here. So let me just describe the cornerstone achievement: Mobile... read more

Current Location: Hyderabad, India

I’ve been to 18 out of 215 countries so far! That’s 8.37% of the world!
After a career in the music and live events industry where I traveled the United States with the biggest names in music entertainment, I decided to get back to my roots and dedicate myself to serving humanity.

As a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Kyrgyz Republic, I spent two years working with media outlets and journalists. My main project was the deployment of mobile technology into rural areas so that journalists in those areas could have a wider voice and better access to information.

Now living in Austin TX, I continue to support the next generation of journalists as the Executive Director of the Kloop Media Foundation, which supports the Kyrgyz NGO, Kloop Media and their journalism school in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. I am also a part of the People Operations Team at Mutual Mobile.

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