Paul Davis is the lead developer of the open source Ardour digital audio workstation, as well as the JACK Audio Connection Kit.
Before his 17 year involvement with audio software, Paul moved between academia and the corporate computing worlds, including 4-1/2 years at the University of Washington's Computer Science & Engineering department, and then becoming the 2nd employee at Amazon.com. In 2008/2009 he taught at the Technische Universität, Berlin as the Edgar Varese Visiting Professor. Paul lives near Philadelphia, PA, and enjoys cooking, running, cycling, and listening to a wide variety of music. To his regret, Paul does not play any musical instruments.