Aaron Reed

Aaron Reed

Author, teacher, student of life

Areas of Expertise:

  • .NET
  • C#
  • XNA
  • XML
  • VB.NET
  • web services
  • C
  • C++
  • MFC
  • SQL
  • Project Management and Agile methodologies
  • consulting
  • speaking
  • programming
  • training
  • writing
Aaron Reed is the Vice President of Employer Relations at Neumont University -- a software engineering university located near Salt Lake City, Utah. He holds a BS in Computer Science and an MBA and is Microsoft MCAD certified. At Neumont, Aaron handles all aspects of the university's relations with industry-leading employers including curriculum development through a central Advisory Board, management of cooperative industry projects, placement of students in the job market and more.

Aaron has also taught courses at Neumont in software design and architecture, .NET development, web services and SOA, XNA, Roles in software development, and more. Prior to joining Neumont, Aaron worked in the software development industry for over 10 years as a Lead Software Engineer/Development Manger/and Director of Development. He has worked in e-commerce, medical and retail sectors of software development. He was instrumental in the redesign of a multimillion dollar e-commerce business in which the current product offering was evaluated, reconsidered, and revamped to target different market verticals. In the healthcare sector, Aaron was a key contributor and team leader in the development of a rules-based solution to healthcare billing analysis.

Learning XNA 4.0 Learning XNA 4.0
by Aaron Reed
December 2010
Print: $39.99
Ebook: $31.99

Learning XNA 3.0 Learning XNA 3.0
by Aaron Reed
November 2008
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $27.99

"Recommended for any interested in developing sophisticated games."
--James A. Cox, The Midwest Book Review: The Bookwatch, March 2011, Volume 6, Number 3