Joel Mahoney is a civic technologist and serial entrepreneur. He has been developing web applications since 1999, and has served as the COO and CTO of multiple start-up companies He was an inaugural fellow at Code for America, and served as a technical advisor to the organization. Before Code for America, Joel founded several startups, including an online travel site, a genetics visualization tool, and an m-health platform for diabetics. His work has been featured in the Washington Post, the Boston Globe, and the New York Times. When not in front of a computer, Joel is an avid skier and mountaineer.
He holds a BA from Bates College in Lewiston, ME, and a MA from St. John’s College in Santa Fe, NM.