Baris Yuksel is a senior software engineer at Google, and is a volunteer with ScriptEd. At Google, Baris has been focusing on designing and developing next generation features and technologies, trying to create magic moments. Currently, Baris works on Google Search with Craig Nevill-Manning, founder of Google New York. His work helps bridge the world between Search and Google Now. Baris has been a volunteer with ScriptEd teaching high school students with an experimental curriculum, which he has been developing under the guidance of ScriptEd. He is hopeful that it will contribute to the major teaching effort. Baris graduated from MIT with a BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, minoring in Economics.