Gene Clendon is Senior Design Engineer for Cisco Systems, a US company.  He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of Auckland and a Masters of Technology from Macquarie University (Sydney).  Although he works from home in Lower Hutt, he enjoys commuting by bike to Wellington once a week.  He is on the committee of the Hutt Valley Mountain Bike Club and a strong supporter safer and more accessible everyday cycling.