Dmitry has been tinkering with microcontrollers for more than a decade, and with C and programming in general for more than two decades. He's in charge of the code running in the CortexProg and the PC-side tool. He is also in charge of designing CortexProg's schematics and laying out the PCBs.
Maria brings a sense of action and purpose to the team. With her years of studies of international relations and politics, she is the perfect person to be in charge of general strategy and direction.