Head of Community Development @ StockTwits. Evangelizing Social Communications for Investors, Traders, & Public Companies. Independent Trader. Former Chicago Board of Trade Member. Long Optimism. Hiking Enthusiast. Not in Chicago anymore.
A private investor, with a focus on volatility, market sentiment, technical analysis, and ETFs. I author the VIX and More blog, a newsletter, and am one the founders of Expiring Monthly: The Options Traders Journal.
Vice President for the American Association of Individual Investors and AAII Journal Editor. Speaker, WSJ Expert Panelist, regular guest on Your MoneyLife (@MoneyLifeShow), author of Better Good than Lucky, and KU alum.
Editor of www.terrajoule.us | Stocktwits Alum. | Cited in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, WIRED, Toronto Globe and Mail, Foreign Policy, MoneyWeek UK, Oil And Gas Journal. | Energy Journalist: Economist Intelligence Unit, Petroleum Economist.