I have worked on a diverse range of projects including assisting with the design of a machine learning system used to optimize agricultural crop production in controlled environments as well as numerous backend web development and data analysis projects. I have authored a book Designing Machine learning Systems with Python (Packt), co-authored the book 'Python Data Structures and Algorthims' (Packt) and was technical reviewer for Sebastian Raschka’s book 'Python Machine Learning' (Packt).
I have formerly studied electronic engineering(SA TAFE), Classical guitar performance(Uni SA), Electronic music (Adelaide Uni), drama / arts (Flinders Uni) and have continued an enthusiastic program of self education reading scientific journals, experimenting with computer programming languages and techniques, participating in numerous coursera and other online courses,
I have also continued composing and performing music. I play classical guitar and electric bass guitar. I am fluent with the music production software Cubase and have composed music for television, short films and commercials.