Francis Spor Joins Passport for Good as Software Development Lead


FOR RELEASE: July 25, 2018
CONTACT: Sarah Boggess: (518) 479-7084, sboggess@sprucepublicaffairs.com


Francis Spor of Delanson, NY has joined Passport for Good as a principal of the company and software development lead. Passport for Good is a software solution that captures community engagement for organizations.

Spor worked most recently as a senior software developer and engineering lead for SportsSignup.com, an online youth sports registration and management application. He also worked as a software engineer at Agora Games and a software developer at SourceOne Networks and L&P Media.

“I am very pleased to have Francis on the Passport for Good team and to have this important resource housed inside the company. The quality of our software is absolutely critical to our mission. Francis is a brilliant full-stack developer with robust experience who will serve as the primary architect for our new and improved mobile application, which will debut soon,” Gayle Farman, founder and president of the company. Farman said Spor will lead a full technical in-house team.

Spor earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Rochester Institute of Technology in 2002 and a master’s degree in computer science from Union College in 2006.

About Passport For Good

Passport for Good offers a first-in-class, subscription-based Software as a Service (SaaS) to address the growing interest of schools, corporations and the criminal justice system to capture qualitative and quantitative information regarding the experiences of individuals and groups performing community service activities. The robust software and mobile application assists non-profit organizations by allowing them to communicate their needs and motivates individuals to do their part in making their communities stronger. It also centralizes data, automates the community service experience, and aggregates data across individuals and events to allow organizations to demonstrate community impact and to enhance linkages between service learning, skill development, and academic and career exploration. Prototyped by students at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, it is now powered by a full team of senior software engineers. The company was formed in 2016 by Gayle Farman of Slingerlands, NY. For more information, visit www.passportforgood.com.

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