Bobby Fischer

Robert Fischer is a web application developer and technical leader who works as an independent contractor. He gives talks about Groovy and Grails, development best practices, and functional programming at conferences on a regular basis. He also contributes to open source in a variety of languages, with his most notable efforts being the JConch Java concurrency library, a Grails plug-in for background thread processing, and a Grails plug-in for automatic database updating. He and his wife live in Durham, North Carolina.