John Orlando received his B.S.E.E. from the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in 1998. He is currently finishing his M.S. in computer science at the Illinois Institute of Technology. John is a software engineer for the Applied Technology research group at Motorola. He also owns JROBOT (www.jrobot.net), which specializes in various robotic endeavors. He is an active member of the Chicago Area Robotics Group.