Olio Team

Scott Becker

Partner, Principal Engineer

A Tampa, Florida native, Scott relocated to the Pacific Northwest in 2008 and founded Olio Apps in 2012. When not hanging out with his family, biking, or playing in his punk rock band, Scott helps define the scope of customer engagements and oversees the business administration of Olio Apps. Scott’s areas of specialty are in DevOps, product design, technical design, and full stack engineering in React, Golang, and Ruby.

Aron Racho

Partner, Principal Engineer

Aron has lived in the Pacific Northwest since the turn of the century. He joined Scott at Olio Apps in late 2015 and helped scale the team to its present size. He is a family man and also has many hobbies, which include music composition, game programming, and reading. Aron’s areas of expertise are project management, dev team management, application architecture, and full stack engineering in Java, Golang, and React.

Dustin Herboldshimer

Lead Software Engineer

Dustin is a developer specializing in React web applications, working on the full application stack (CSS, components, redux/saga backend). He enjoys sipping good bourbon, sci-fi, and family time.

Todd Aden

Lead Software Engineer

Todd is a full stack engineer specializing in discovery and rapid prototyping. He enjoys team problem-solving and supporting other developers. Todd has hobbies that include game design, microcontroller projects, metal smithing, and tabletop gaming.

Justin Kerntz

Software Engineer

Justin is a UI developer specializing in React and React Hooks. He encourages teamwork and promotes a growth mindset to those around him. While not developing, he enjoys attending local Meetups, game jams, bike-packing, and camping.

Aaron Glenn

Software Engineer

Aaron is a full stack engineer specializing in data analysis and creative problem solving. He enjoys deriving new insights from data sets that can be utilized to improve business processes. On the weekends, he is often at the coast for diving or surfing, or at home reading or making wine.

Derek Warner-Reyes

Software Engineer

Derek is a full stack engineer with a passion for well-tested code and principled design. When not diving into component-driven development, you may find him playing along to records on his alto, reading short stories, or journaling. Originally a student of foreign languages and linguistics, one of Derek’s life goals is to be a hyperpolyglot.

Michelle Stermitz

Software Engineer

Michelle is a full stack engineer with a background in marketing and graphic design. She loves bringing ideas to digital life by combining her passion for logic, clean design, and collaboration. When Michelle isn't developing, she's either enjoying nature, honing her photography skills, or appreciating the Portland tiki scene.

Aaron Whitaker

Software Engineer

Aaron is a full stack engineer specializing in backend development and serverless applications. He loves puzzling through difficult problems and adapting to changing technology. A recent transplant to the Pacific Northwest, he enjoys hiking, backpacking, skiing, and all the other great outdoor adventures the region has to offer.

Laurie Waller

Software Engineer

Laurie is a full stack engineer with a background in publishing and editing. Of her many passions for development, she enjoys figuring out problems and being a lifelong learner. A transplant to the Pacific Northwest, Laurie likes to explore new scenery in her free time, camp, try dog parks, and hike.

Ian Andrewson

Software Engineer

Ian is a full stack engineer with an affinity for developing components, APIs, and testing. Hobby creative coding and generative art led him to a career in software development, giving his approach to problem solving a unique twist. In the analog world, he enjoys spending his time climbing, surfing, and making music.

Daniel Lindsey

Software Engineer

Daniel is a full stack engineer who gets joy out of solving problems and crafting front end components. After a decade of IT work, he made the switch to software development and couldn't be happier. In his free time, he likes to make electronic music and use his espresso machine for making lattes.

Jessica Henkle

Operations Manager

Jessica is an operations manager who orchestrates tasks (and people!) to keep things humming along. She likes checklists, calendars, and proper English grammar. When not wrangling projects, you’ll probably find her writing, running, or reading.