Shawn E. Larson is a graduate of the University of Idaho and has more than 20 years of experience in the software industry. As a member of the Microsoft Office engineering team, he contributed to Mac Office and Office for the iPad development. His day jobs now are as an iOS dev for Nordstrom and an instructor for the iOS certification program at the University of Washington. In his off time, Shawn enjoys all things geeky and gadgety, the outdoors, and his wife’s Zumba class. Shawn and Amy have been married for more than 20 years and have two children, Lindsey and Michael.