Ly is responsible for the day to day operation and production of the SETI Institute's various multimedia outreach, including the weekly colloquium series and www.seti.org, which receives over 1 million unique users a year. His main interest is creating various avenues to educate the public about science.
Ly grew up in southern california, and graduated from UCLA. He moved to the San Francisco bay area in 1999, and has never looked back. "I love the people here, they are so friendly...and who doesn't love the weather?"
He has worked as a behavioral therapist, an independent graphics artist, a web developer, a game tester at Sega of America and has even done voice overs for independent film and an audio book project, 50 American Slangs.