Scott Petersen is an engineer on the Adobe AIR team. He worked on various features of the Acrobat product—including forms, collaboration, and scripting—before moving on to the Alchemy project on Adobe Labs. He is currently working on ahead-of-time ActionScript compilation targeting iOS for Flash Professional CS5.

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