Alex Flint

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You and EA

Year you first heard the term 'Effective Altruism': 
2010
Groups you're a member of: 
The 'Effective Altruists' Facebook group
Giving What We Can (you've taken the pledge)
LessWrong
Local EA group
Which factors were important in 'getting you into' Effective Altruism, or altering your actions in its direction?: 
Local chapter of an EA organisation
Friends
LessWrong
80,000 Hours
Organisations you've volunteered or worked for: 
80,000 Hours
Number of friends who'd describe themselves as Effective Altruists: 
11-20 friends
How you first heard about 'Effective Altruism': 
CEA

Your career

Planned career path: 
Earning to Give
Confidence that you'll take this career path: 
I am currently working in this career path, and do not anticipate changing.
Skills: 
A refreshing disconcern for the vulgar exigencies of veracity

Demographics

Name: 
Alex Flint
Gender: 
Male
Highest level of education completed or currently pursuing: 
Doctoral postgraduate degree (e.g. PhD)
Country: 
United States
City: 
San Francisco
Religious beliefs: 
Atheist, agnostic or non-religious
Full-time student?: 
No
Might you be able to let EAs stay with you at the moment?: 
Yes