Stan started officially rowing in 2021 after taking a Learn-to-Row course with the Palm Coast Rowing Club. He quickly fell in love with rowing but was not a stranger to the sport as he had 2 son's that rowed competitively in high school.
Stan has a broad background in innovative technology development over his career and strong leadership and management roles in many companies. Stan is currently Chairman of the board for Rohinni Corporation. He is also a Board Member for non profit J.U.M.P. (Just Understand My Potential) and EVP Strategy and Advanced Technology for IDEX Biometrics America.
He was previously CEO for IDEX Biometrics ASA. Prior to joining IDEX, Mr. Swearingen served as Senior Vice President & General Manager MaxTouch Business Unit and Chief Technology Officer of Atmel, where he drove the overall technology strategy and direction for the company. Mr. Swearingen has also served as Senior Vice President and General Manager Biometric Products Division and Chief Technology Officer at Synaptics. Prior to Synaptics, Mr. Swearingen held senior executive positions at semiconductor companies, such as MiniCircuits, Skyworks Solutions, Agere Systems and National Semiconductor.