Brett Garman

Member Number: 0
President: Board of Advisors
Principle Owner: The Blockyard™
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•Aa. Airway Science
•B.Sc. Busness Administration
•Graduate Certificate, Apologetics
•Air Traffic Controller (16 years)
•DOD Secret Clearance
•MSNT Systems Admin USAF
•NSF & SRC Antarctica contractor
•Invented specialized equiptment for ATC
•Owner, Garman Southern LLC
•Research & Development 


Member Number: 1
Director:  The Blockyard Fund
Officer: Board of Advisors
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•Certified IT and Sytems Engineer  
•Networking and IT engineering for multiple  organizations. 

Lance Cleveland

Member Number: 2
Director:  Membership Committee
Officer: Board of Advisors
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Coding projects in PHP, Perl, Python, C#, JavaScript, and Ruby. Strong Linux system admin and solid knowledge of Windows servers. Well versed in relational databases with a recent focus on MySQL and PostgreSQL. Corporate, team, and project leadership in various process methodologies including Agile/Scrum.

Programming: PHP + JavaScript along with jQuery, Node, and Grunt tracked with git
Design: HTML + CSS using Sass and Foundation or Vue
Tech Stack: AWS EC2|RDS|S3|CloudFront + nginx + MySQL + PHP
Quality Assurance: phpUnit, Selenium IDE, Selenium Webdriver

Brian Liotti

Member Number: 3
Officer : Board of Advisors
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•B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, Purdue
•Project Manager, Midwest Mole
•JRS coding school
•freeCodeCamp, front end certified
•Developer&Co-founder, Cryptoaquarium
•Com Manager Cryoto-Kitties
•"Programming Blockchain" alumn
•Certified SCRUM Master


Abe VanWingerton

Member Number: 4
Officer: Board of Advisors

•Integrating robotics into construction
•Mini house development
*General Contractor

Steve Berry

Member Number: 5
Director: Policy Committee
Secretary : Board of Advisors
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•Developer and product owner for a private cryptocurrency network
•Product development tester, technical advisor and support lead with certain cryptocurrency structured companies.
•Designs technology infrastructure on demand and by spec.
•Bulletin board system operator that eventually led to the first dial-up internet servers in metropolitan Detroit.
•Co-Founded Barcamp Charleston. -- averaging 400 in attendance.
•Partnerships and vendor relationships with Bank of America, CVS Pharmacies, Walmart Pharmacies, Liquide Aire, Husqvarna, EarthCam, Presidio, and Rubbermaid Medical Division.
•B Sc. in Business Administration with a concentration in IT Management.

Marc Bourbeau

Member Number: 6
Vice President : Board of Advisors
Assistant Director
: Policy Committee
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•B.Sc. Biochemistry
•MBA Project managment
•High Performance Liquid Chromatography
•Mass Spectrometry
•Chemistry Consulting
•Data Analysis

Levon Strickland

Member Number: 7
Officer : Board of Advisors

•Electrical Engineer
•Retired Manager of 2,400 Megawatt hydro-electric company
•Main consultant for BFC LLC
•Chief engineer for Excel Apparatus


Member Number: 8
Officer: Board of Advisors

• Ba. Business Admin, Information Systems
•IT Deployment Specialist
• A+ Technician
•Certified Programmer, Java Language
• Web App Developer
•Previous IT positions at Verizon, Blackbaud, NYC Dept of Education, Bloomberg LP, Citigroup:                   

"Cyrus the Virus"

Member Number: 10
Officer:  Board of Advisors

Marcus Parrish

Member Number: 11
Officer: Board of Advisors
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•B. Sc. Computer and Electrical Engineering.
North Carolina State University
•12+ years Electrical Industrial Maintenance and Power Systems
•Started The Charleston Bitcoin Meetup 
•Digital Currency Data Center and Mining Entrepreneur .
•Owner/Operator of local Digital Currency Mining Facility,
•Owner, UpgradeYa, LLC.

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Level 3 Members

Oliver Ruff, Member Number: 13

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•Lobby Consultant 


G. Michael Rentz Jr., Member Number: 14

•CEO Antimatter

"CNAME", Member Number 15

•Apprentice Coder

Aaron Williamson, Member Number  16

•Apprentice Coder