Scott Kaufman, CEO
Scott loves to build stuff - from compost programs to graduate school curricula to businesses, he has a passion for starting things from scratch. As the technical and creative engine behind PeerAspect, his primary responsibilities are overall strategic vision, software design and product management, as well as managing investor and customer relations. Prior to founding PeerAspect, Scott was the US Head of Advisory Services at the Carbon Trust, where he helped to lead carbon strategy and reduction work with manufacturers and retailers. Scott has a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering from Columbia University. His experience before that included work with the Columbia Earth Institute, RecycleBank and the New York City Department of Sanitation.
Micah Calabrese Lead Software Developer
Micah brings the LA cool to PeerAspect's East Coast vibe. He is responsible for overseeing all programming and database architecture as well as integrating technical requirements with creative vision. Before joining PeerAspect, Micah led the development of several high-traffic projects including Premiere Radio Network's collection of national radio websites and the Red Hot Chili Peppers' website and content management system. Micah has also consulted on a number of startup, municipal and education projects including livestrong.org, Los Angeles County Fire Department, Dabo Health (hospital performance metrics), Brain Pop and the Children's Hospital Los Angeles LEND training program.