Kerry Nietz graduated with honors from Bowling Green State University with a degree in Computer Science. He was employed by Fox Software as a software developer for four years where he worked on FoxPro 1.0 and 2.0. Following the Fox/Microsoft merger he became employee #29754 of Microsoft for nearly seven years. At Microsoft he worked on FoxPro version 2.5 and 3.0 for both Windows and Mac before leaving the pack to work briefly on Expedia and then on Microsoft's online bill payment system, TransPoint. Kerry currently makes his home in northwest Ohio with his wife, a dog, a cat, and whatever varmit is living in the crawlspace this week.