Barry Tarlton is passionate about learning, problem solving, and teaching. He believes that software developers are problem solvers at heart and the languages and platforms we work with are simply the tools in our utility belt. Barry can often be found inspiring and educating others both inside and outside of Nationwide. Whether he’s teaching Sunday School, classes on API development, or firearms safety; he loves sharing new skills and knowledge with those around him. He began his career in software development over 16 years ago for a large consulting company, but has been at Nationwide Insurance for the past 11 years. In his current role as a Technology Consultant within Nationwide, Barry enjoys the opportunities to solve a variety of problems across a wide range of technologies on a daily basis.