Mike Parks is the owner of Green Shoe Garage, a custom electronics design studio and security research lab located in Southern Maryland. He produces content for the Gears of Resistance which shares news and tips for those interested in the maker movement, open-source hardware and software, STEAM education, citizen science, and digital citizenship. He is also an extra class ham radio operator, a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Maryland, and most notably a dad.


Hollywood, MD, United States


open source,  embedded,  IoT,  cybersecurity,  electronics,  technical writing,  metalworking,  woodworking,  digital media creation