The talent behind JoeScan
At JoeScan, we pride ourselves on developing and maintaining strong customer relationships. To that end, we'd like you to get to know us better. Throughout the year, we'll share the stories of the talented individuals who make up the JoeScan team.
Jacalyn McGeehan Operations Manager
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Jackie joined JoeScan in 2016 as the Operations Manager. Her responsibilities include all aspects of accounting, purchasing of raw materials, and processing and scheduling customers’ orders. Jackie is also responsible for taking care of JoeScan’s most important resource – the employees. If you aren’t sure who to speak with, start with Jackie. If it’s not her, she’ll know where to direct you.
Jackie holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Southern New Hampshire University. She has worked in educational software design, commercial real estate, construction, chemical manufacturing, and in a recording studio. However, the hardest job she ever had was as a Commercial Fisherman in Southwest Alaska, which she did for too many years to count.
In her spare time, Jackie spends time reading (mostly fiction), practicing her accuracy at the shooting range, and spending time with friends and family.
David Reagin Full Stack Hardware and Software Engineer
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David Reagin joined JoeScan in January 2016 as a Full Stack Hardware and Software Engineer. David has spent the past 15 years working at Intel, where his primary responsibility was validating microprocessors. At JoeScan, David’s role is device-level programming. He will be instrumental in developing the future generation of JoeScan’s products.
David has been fascinated by computers since childhood – his interest was piqued when he saw a Space Invaders arcade game in an airport. David’s interest in computers led him to the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science.
Outside of work, David enjoys camping, gaming and spending time with his wife and three children.
Samuel Berezhinskiy Engineering Intern
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Samuel joined JoeScan in 2013 as an Assembly Technician, and he transitioned into an Engineering Intern role in 2014. Samuel is currently working toward a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering.
As an Engineering Intern, Samuel works with the Engineering team to continually improve production efficiency. He contributes to many other exciting projects – he was part of the team that built the Monster Mesher, and he is currently working on a customer's special project.
During his free time, Samuel enjoys photography, hiking and exploring new places. When it’s too cold for any of those things, he enjoys working on his own software projects.
Christy Green Marketing Manager
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Christy joined JoeScan in 2013. She is responsible for JoeScan’s marketing, including website management, marketing communications, events and advertising. If you have a marketing-related request, she will get the job done.
Christy earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Montana. After graduating from college, she worked as a technical writer for nearly three years. She decided that technical writing was not her calling. Christy switched gears to marketing more than a decade ago, and she has been hooked ever since. She has worked in the financial services, language services and insurance industries. Christy loves the variety and creativity involved with marketing; no two projects or days are the same.
In her spare time, Christy is an avid reader who enjoys thrift shopping, recycled art and spending time with her husband and two children.
Kristina Shepley Assembly Technician
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For nearly a decade, Kris has prided herself in building the best products for JoeScan’s customers. Kris joined the JoeScan team in 2005 and has built hundreds of JoeScan scan heads since. As an Assembly Technician, Kris builds, repairs, troubleshoots and tests all models of JoeScan scan heads. In addition, she writes procedures, maintains test fixtures and trains colleagues. Kris enjoys the hands-on nature of her job.
Kris spent most of her teenage years tinkering with electronics and mechanical components. She began working in the technology field immediately after high school. While working in the semi-conductor industry, Kris attended school and earned two Associate of Applied Science degrees – one in Electronics Technology and the other in Information Technology.
Kris enjoys spending time with her two children, scuba diving, fishing, gardening, traveling and being outdoors.
Fabian Hohmuth Senior Software Engineer
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In 2011, Fabian joined JoeScan as a Senior Software Engineer to assist with development, support and manufacturing. Today, he manages special projects to showcase the use of JoeScan’s laser scanners, builds software and hardware test fixtures, is responsible for developer support and software quality, and assists with many other aspects of the business. He enjoys developing software that is easy to use and maintain.
Fabian originally hails from Germany. When he was 18, he had the once-in-a-lifetime experience of seeing the Berlin Wall come down in person – not something that is easy to forget! After completing high school, he enjoyed what had been impossible for East Germans before – traveling all over Europe.
With no plans for college, Fabian worked several jobs with local land surveying companies. Doing construction survey work in harsh winter conditions prompted Fabian to look at the benefits of a desk job, so in his spare time he started writing small software programs for his company to optimize workflows. These tools proved so valuable to the company that he was promoted to an (indoor) IT position.
Fabian decided to pursue a degree in Geomatics Engineering at the Technical University of Berlin, where he completed the Vordiplom (bachelor’s degree). He focused on Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing for his Diploma (M.Sc.) degree, and got a teaching and then an assistant position in the Photogrammetry department. Working on a prestigious project, the German mission to Mars (Mars '96), he wrote his thesis on image rectification for aerial push-broom scanners based on GPS and altitude data.
After completing his M.Sc. degree, Fabian accepted a position with Leica Geosystems in San Diego, California, where he worked on software algorithms for aerial image processing and archiving. Fabian wanted a broader understanding of aerial photography, so he transferred to Denver, Colorado, where worked as a Sensor Support Engineer for Leica's brand-new digital aerial cameras. Then he moved to Calgary, Alberta, Canada to work for NorthWest Geomatics on image processing and 3-D reconstruction software. A year later, he escaped the cold Canadian winter and moved to Portland, Oregon, and joined the JoeScan team.
Fabian is a passionate beer connoisseur and home brewer with a tendency to ridiculously over-engineer his brewing rigs and take things generally too far with hops. Fabian enjoys cycling, good cigars, gardening and camping trips in the beautiful Northwest with his wife, Amber, and his dog, Daisy.