Ronald received two BS degrees from Michigan State University: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He is a National Merit Scholar, Honors College, Tau Beta Pi.
Previously, Ronald was Senior Programmer at IBM. He retired after 32 years. He has worked on S/38, AS/400, S/370, S/390. and wrote software for the OS/2, Windows, VM, MVS, z/OS operating systems. Programmed in Assembler, C, C++. He is now doing Java development on projects for open source cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin, Nxt, Ardor).