I am Luke Rickert, an American with an EU passport who lives in Norway, spends time in France and works as a mechanical engineer and prototype developer. 

I was born and raised in Seattle, Washington (USA), educated at Whitman College (B.A. Physics) and Oregon State University (M.S. Mechanical Engineering), employed by multi-national companies like Boeing Commercial Airplanes, and Aker Solutions, start-ups, small companies, and run my own consulting and product development company.