Monthly Archives: April 2016

30 Apr 2016
Bigfoot Stories Bob Weishar

Bob Weishar, Product Owner

Bob Weishar, Product Owner I was diagnosed with T1D when I was 18, as a freshman at University of Michigan in 2006. I’m not particularly techy – I don’t wear a pump and have never wanted to wear a pump. Just recently started to use a CGM. But at Bigfoot, we’re not building just the pump. We’re building something that can reach people who haven’t traditionally had the kind of privilege or access that someone like me has had. Even […]

13 Apr 2016
Bigfoot Stories Kilty McGowan

Kilty McGowan, Senior Software Engineer

Kilty McGowan, Senior Software Engineer Diagnosed at age three, I don’t remember much about living without diabetes. With a motto of “Diabetes sucks, but I’m the boss!”, my family kept a healthy attitude. At a young age, I decided I wanted to grow up to become what I called a “scientist doctor” so that I could cure diabetes. As I grew older, I discovered my academic interests were not in medical research, but in math and computer science. Now working […]