George Claghorn

About me

I’m currently looking for a new programming role. Download my résumé and email me if you’re hiring.

I was a senior programmer on the Security, Infrastructure, and Performance team at Basecamp, makers of HEY. I helped keep Basecamp products safe, reliable, and fast.

I served on the Ruby on Rails core team from 2018 to 2021. I co-authored Active Storage and Action Mailbox and contributed to all other parts of the framework. I’m passionate about the web and open-source software.

I graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2016 with a BS in Computer Science. I served as a founding officer of the Pitt Computer Science Club.

I’m Deaf and the son of two Deaf parents. I have progressive bilateral hearing loss, wear two hearing aids, and use American Sign Language.