Entrepreneur / software engineer / educator

Adrian is a social entrepreneur, software engineer, and activist. He is CEO and co-founder of TOTAGO (Turn Off The App – Go Outside), which connects people with nature. Previously, Adrian was a data scientist at the United Nations Foundation and a lead engineer at Socrata, a startup in Seattle, at the intersection of open data and government. Adrian is a published scientific author in the fields of computational biology and public health. He grew up in Tucson, Arizona, and before Detroit, he lived in Seattle, Ecuador, and London. He speaks Spanish and loves to travel, ride bikes, and refresh his mind in nature.

Education | Employment | Awards and honors | Leadership Activities | Publications | Presentations | Contact


University of Washington

Seattle, Washington (September 2008–June 2013)

  • B.S. Computer Science and B.S. Biology
  • Honors Program
  • 3.75 GPA

Fluent in oral and written Spanish


See my LinkedIn Profile.

Awards and honors

Leadership Activities

  • Sunrise Movement (June 2017 – Present)
  • University of Washington Pipeline Project (April 2010–June 2010 and March 2011 – December 2012)
    • Developed curriculum and taught JavaScript programming to students at Roosevelt High School
    • Volunteer Biology tutor at Garfield High School
  • Bryant Elementary School (April 2009–June 2009)
    • Volunteer mentor for student science projects
  • WashPIRG at University of Washington (September 2008–January 2010)
    • Textbook Affordability Team
    • New Voter Registration Project
  • University of Washington Dream Project (September 2008–November 2009)
    • Mentored students at Foster High School
    • Dream Project Grants Writing Team
  • Guatemala Acupuncture and Medical Aid Project (November 2007–Present)
    • Volunteer web designer/developer
  • Asylum Program of Arizona (September 2006–September 2008)
    • Volunteer web designer and computer technician



Contact Information

Email: adrian.laurenzi [at]

Secondary Email: adrian.laurenzi [at]

Cell phone: (520) 971-3241