Greg Shackles is a Senior Software Engineer based in New York City. An active member of the community, Greg speaks regularly at many user groups and regional events. Greg received both Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Computer Science from Stony Brook University. In addition to his passion for technology, he is also an avid fan of heavy metal, baseball, and craft beer, sometimes in combination. His blog, which focuses mainly on .NET and related topics, can be found at gregshackles.com.