Mark Lavin | Caktus Group

Mark Lavin

Technical Director

Mark Lavin


Mark recently turned the skills he gained working on Wall Street to the web. Whether it's writing server side code in Django or a slick UI with jQuery, Mark enjoys bringing his passion for web development to Caktus. He stays up to date on the latest search engine optimization and web standards through local meetings. Mark is active in the local Python community and has helped organize events to encourage learning Python. You can also find him answering Django questions on Stackoverflow.

Mark is a proud alumnus of NC State and New York University. He is an active runner and enjoys micro-brew beers, college sports, and spending time with his family. He is also the author of Lightweight Django.