Rick Spencer

Rick Spencer is the Group User Experience Manger for Virtual Earth. He earned his Master's degree is in Human Factors in 1999, and has been working in usability and user experience at Microsoft since 1998. He has an extensive background in both web experience and developer experience, contributing to such a diverse set of products as Windows Live Local and Visual C#. He is an active contributor to Microsoft's user experience training and excellence programs, as well as the CHI community.