Open Democracy Manitoba Bios
Kyle Geske is a computer engineer, web coder, artist and father. He is a co-founder of Open Democracy Manitoba, its current chair and its lead programmer. Separately, as a programming instructor at Red River College, Kyle challenges and inspires the next generation of Manitoban web and app innovators.
Ken Harasym works as a multimedia designer, creating digital images to enhance communication. A photographer, videographer and graphic designer, he provides the ODM websites with graphic content. Ken is active with many community organizations and enjoys the vibrant culture of Winnipeg. A self-proclaimed illustrator since the age of five, he continues to make images by pushing a pencil, but more so these days by pushing pixels.
Andrew Burton is a Programmer Analyst working for the Winnipeg Free Press. A dyed in the wool Winnipegger, he’s launched a variety of online projects from single page websites all the way to fully-featured social networking sites. As a co-founder of Open Democracy Manitoba, he fuses his love of technology with his passion for politics.