Current work: "I'm a project manager and line manager at Canonical Ltd, the people who sponsor Ubuntu Linux."
Why do you want to become a volunteer virtual resident online, until we get the first model city up and running , maybe in 2012 or 2015?
When asked was his hopes and dreams for the future are, and for the future of humankind now and in the far distant future, say year 2121 or 2500 or so, Joey replied:
"I'm a space nut. :-) -- I want the human race to embrace space travel and start colonizing other worlds. This is a great way for us to dodge the bullet if an asteroid takes out the Earth. I would love for humankind, all of us, worldwide, to focus on those technologies because there will be beneficial results we can use here on Earth."
If you come aboard Model Polar City One, what skills and ideas will you bring with you, and what contributions to the community and to the future do you want to make?
"I have formal training in emergency services (fire, medical). In addition, I'm a volunteer on the local SWAT team for the sheriff here in Colorado. I'm very good with computers. I'm a project manager and very good at organizing things. I've run command and control centers and had short stints as a dispatcher. I've had some brief experience with the Mars Society's Arctic ResearchCenter. (I helped to build some of the equipment and did a tour as a Mission Control specialist). "