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I am a software engineer, full-stack web developer, teacher, and street photographer from Kailua, Hawaii. I currently live in Honolulu, Hawaii with my beautiful rescue dog and fiancé.
My stack includes Ruby, Ruby on Rails, React, and React Native(iOS & Android development).
You can find me on GitHub, Twitter, Instagram, Flickr, or email at



  • Utensi, Inc. Co-founder, Lead Developer (Apr 2009 – Nov 2010)
    "This is a website for people to share and browse lists or collections of what interests them most. Items, thoughts or ideas. Utensi is not a blog, nor a social network, but a tool for such mediums." - Keston Aquino-Michaels(Co-founder)

    No longer in development, source available upon request

  • Buoy Alarm Developer (2010 – Present)
    "Set personalized alerts based on real-time ocean conditions with Buoy Alarm. We help ocean enthusiasts act with confidence."
  • Hawaii Camera Lead Software Engineer (2010 – Present)
    "Hawaii Camera offers complete Production + Rental services in the Hawaiian islands and around the globe."