Kristian Freeman is a software developer living in Washington state. His focus is on web applications, using Ruby on Rails, Ember.js, and React. He also spends time cultivating skill in a variety of programming tools, and converting that knowledge into effective teaching tools for other developers. Kristian is interested in the art of learning - identifying processes and systems to enable rapid knowledge acquisition in both the technical, and non-technical worlds. In his spare time, he enjoys producing music, traveling, and playing with his dog, Shiro.