About the Author: Ciaran Dougherty
Ciaran Dougherty is a co-founder of Counted, a nonpartisan, evidence-based voting reform organization based in Washington state. Ciaran has been investigating alternative voting methods since 2010. He has an M.S. in Computational Linguistics from the University of Washington. Ciaran lives in Lynnwood, Washington, where he is involved in the bylaws committee for his state and county chapters of the Libertarian Party, and works in the software industry.