Tim is a staff writer and researcher at Reputation.ca. He has worked as a linguist for two decades, specializing in historical phonology and writing papers about aboriginal language families. His work has been published in several major journals, for which he also reviews submissions by others and serves on an editorial board. Before coming to Reputation.ca, he had been leveraging his extensive social media experience to moonlight in online reputation management. In his spare time he is a pianist, lyricist and songwriter.