Nathan Stoner - Chief Technology Officer
was raised in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire in the North of England.He attended Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield until the age of 16.
time in the UK, he
competed in numerous sports, reaching the National Finals in rugby, cricket, swimming and Track & Field and Regional Finals in tennis and table tennis.He
represented Yorkshire [MVP U-16] and the North of England in rugby and has two National Cricket titles under his
belt, as well as numerous MVP accolades.In 1995, he joined the QEGS team [ranked #2 in the UK] for a Rugby World Tour to Austraila, New Zealand and Fiji.
Columbus, IN At the age of 16, Nathan moved to the U.S. and attended Columbus North High School in Columbus, IN. Playing Tailback, he made the transition from rugby to football fairly easily and completed his high school career with Academic All-State, All-State, and Indiana Top-33 Football Honors.
time in Indiana, Nathan
also competed in Track & Field, reaching State Finals in the 4x400m relay, and Regional Finals in the High Jump & Shot Putt.During the summer, he
started at Forward on the Columbus soccer team in their summer league season, helping the team reach the State Finals.Yale University Nathan was recruited by several schools in the PAC-10 and Big-10, but decided to attend Yale University to pursue his academic interests and compete as an Ivy League athlete.
After two seasons with the Yale Bulldogs at Receiver and Punter, Nathan
decided to return to his
native sport of Rugby.In 1998, he
lead the Yale rugby team to its first North-Eastern U.S. Title, and a place in the National Collegiate Rugby Finals.He
was selected as the New England, and North Eastern U.S. MVP.
Graduation to Present Nathan graduated from Yale University in 1999 with degrees in Architecture & Mechanical Engineering.
After a short break from competitive sports to pursue several start-up media development firms in San Francisco, CA, Nathan
moved to China.In 2002 he
started in midfield for a Division 2 soccer for team in the North East of China.Nathan
currently lives and works in Ningbo, China.