About

Quick facts:

  • Grew up in North Georgia
  • Live in San Francisco
  • Co-Founder & CTO at Rise
  • Formerly at Mozilla
  • Likes:
    • Photography, Travel, Music, Cars, Hockey, TV, Movies, Video Games
  • Dislikes:
    • Eggplant

FAQ:

  • Why “Pavlov”?
    • The name was picked back around 1995 to be my online identity. The name came to me from the They Might Be Giants song “Dinner Bell.” Although the song doesn’t specifically mention Ivan Pavlov, it is about him. I learned about his research, found it interesting, and decided to go with it.

I’ve worked the following software projects:

You might have seen me before.

  • Maybe on the ice playing hockey?

Stuart Playing Hockey

  • or Driving a race car?

Stuart's Elise