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Tech Lead / Manager
Thomas is the tech lead and manager of Cloud Functions for Firebase and Firebase Hosting. He has 14 years experience writing developer platforms. His previous work includes the Firebase Realtime Database, Google Cloud Run/Functions/App Engine, Facebook Parse, and Microsoft Windows. Thomas was a founding member of the CloudEvents committee, is the inventor of five software patents, and was foundational in the creation of Cloud Functions for Firebase. Thomas has given talks about Google developer platforms in seven countries around the world. Thomas earned his bachelor's degree in software engineering at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo with a dual focus on computer graphics and operating systems+security. In his free time, Thomas is a licensed scuba diving instructor.