Team

Rob Nagler is President of bivio Software, Inc. He is also technical director of KidCommute, a movement to encourage children to change the world one trip to school at a time. Rob has written extensively about software at Via Rob and in his book Extreme Perl. Rob holds a BS in Computer Engineering from UC San Diego and an MS in Computer Engineering from Stanford University.

Paul Moeller is Vice President of bivio Software, Inc. Paul has developed real-world solutions in a variety of problem domains including finance, graphics, medical billing, and generic user interfaces. He is the creator of the bivio OLTP Platform (bOP). Paul holds a BS in Computer Science from Clarke College and an MS in Computer Science from Loyola University.

Laurie Frederiksen is COO of bivio Inc. She majored in Chemical Engineering at Princeton University. She began her career working in Manufacturing Management, Reliability Engineering and Product Engineering at General Motors. After GM, she was VP of software development for Applied Computer Solutions, where she was in charge of developing a CAD program used for doing assembly build variation analysis using Monte Carlo Simulation. Laurie has been interested in finance since her father told her when she was very young that she would have to support herself when she turned 18. She is currently studying to become a CPA.

Justin Schell is a software consultant. Justin has spent much of his time in the software development field creating user-customizable dashboard components for desktop business intelligence software. Justin also has experience implementing web applications and designing logical user interfaces. Justin holds a BS in Computer Science from the University of Colorado.

Andrew Schofield is a software consultant. After obtaining an MA in Engineering from Cambridge University, Andrew researched computer-controlled mining systems in the U.K. He then moved to Switzerland to work initially on power station control systems and then developing high performance, scalable infrastructure for the mobile phone industry.

Lark Fox is the Executive Assistant at bivio Software. She brings over 14 years experience in the professional office setting. Over this time, she has been involved in office management, insurance billing, collection/finance management, personal assistance and web site creation. In addition to her office experience, Lark has worked as a personal chef, a writer, herbalist and yoga instructor. She received her Master of Fine Arts degree from Naropa University in 2006.

Rip West is a support technician and software advisor. He is a graduate of Williams College with a major in Mathematics. He has been active for many years on forums relating to investment clubs and accounting/taxation matters for partnerships. He was awarded the Kenfield Burris Online Service Award from the BetterInvesting (NAIC) in 2004.

Dave Swierenga is a member of the bivio support team. He is semi-retired after a career in information technology, designing and implementing computer applications. During this time he became involved with an investment club and learning about investing which developed into a second, parallel career. Currently active in several volunteer activities, which include presenting investment seminars and working as an AARP tax volunteer. Dave has a bachelor's degree in Math and Master's Degrees in Information Systems and Business Administration.