Bob is a developer on the geocoding team. With a background in Natural Language Processing, he works to improve our indexing and multilingual capabilities.

Prior to joining Mapbox, Bob worked at the Philadelphia startup Picwell where he helped build a recommendation engine for personal health insurance plans. He has also worked for the Sunlight Foundation, where he tracked data related to political influence. He has a master’s degree in Linguistics from the University of Pennsylvania. In his spare time, Bob likes hanging out with his family, pursuing hare-brained personal projects, and listening to every podcast.