Jeff McWherter is an entrepreneur, manager, and software developer who calls Lansing Michigan home. A graduate of Michigan State University, Jeff has spent over 16 years working to better the software development community not only in Michigan but also around the country.
In 2010 Jeff was awarded with the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for the third year in a row. Jeff is a three time published author, with Testing ASP.NET Web Applications (Wrox Press), Professional Test Driven Development with C# (Wrox Press), and Professional Mobile Application Development (Wrox Press). Jeff is very active in developing programming communities across the country, speaking at conferences and organizing events such as the Lansing Give Camp, pairing developers with non-profit organizations for volunteer projects.
As an entrepreneur Jeff has helped to grow Gravity Works Design and Development, into a stage two business with a reputation for detail-focused design and sound development practices. In 2013 Gravity Works was named to the 50 Companies to Watch in Michigan. Jeff has been named as one of the 10 individuals to watch over the next 10 years by the Lansing Chamber of Commerce, and also received the Corp Magazine Entrepreneur of distinction award.
Hard work, passion and selflessness are the characteristics that Jeff attributes to his success.