Governing Board Members
Anders is vice president of technology strategy at CloudBees
Anders Wallgren is vice president, technology strategy at CloudBees. Anders brings with him over 30 years of in-depth experience designing and building commercial software. Prior to joining CloudBees, Anders held executive positions at Electric Cloud, Aceva, Archistra and Impresse. Anders also held management positions at Macromedia (MACR), Common Ground Software and Verity (VRTY), where he played critical technical leadership roles in delivering award-winning technologies such as Macromedia’s Director and various Shockwave products.
DevOps Strategy at AWS
Emily Freeman is a technologist and a storyteller who helps engineering teams improve their velocity. As the author of DevOps for Dummies, she believes the biggest challenges facing developers aren’t technical, but human. Her mission in life is to transform technology organizations by creating company cultures in which diverse, collaborative teams can thrive.
Engineering Manager on the Delivery Engineering team at Netflix
Eric is an Engineering Manager on the Delivery Engineering team at Netflix leading the Workflows and Foundations teams working on Spinnaker. Since joining Netflix in 2010, Eric has led multiple teams in building and innovating on products and tools used for continuous delivery to facilitate engineers in building and shipping product experiences with increased velocity and confidence.
Gerard McMahon (General Member Representative)
Gerard McMahon is a VP of Architecture in Enterprise Cloud Computing (ECC) at Fidelity Investments.
Gerard McMahon is a VP of Architecture in Enterprise Cloud Computing (ECC) at Fidelity Investments and currently is the Head of ALM Tools and Platforms, whose mission is to provide an open and flexible Software Delivery Platform to accelerate and increase the velocity of business value delivery with confidence at scale.
Ger is a strong advocate of Software Delivery Excellence and incorporating the principles of agility into engineering and operational excellence, for building high performing teams and enabling a DevOps culture. He is passionate about enabling the connection and collaboration of tools and services across the Software Delivery ecosystem for breaking down silo’s and creating data driven insights to drive innovation, learning and improvement.
Ger is also a co-chair of Fidelity’s DevOps Councils whose mission is to define and drive DevOps and its adoption across Fidelity, in a uniform and consistent manner to improve efficiency, agility, quality, and security – while simplifying compliance.
Ger is an experienced technology leader with a passion for cloud, technology leadership and delivery excellence. He has a proven record of building and enabling high performing teams with a strong emphasis on cultivating a team learning culture. He is an innovative thinker who can leverage and adapt new emerging architectural technologies and patterns to build scalable, reliable and resilient solutions.
Jason co-founded Google Cloud Build and the Tekton project at Google. He recently joined Red Hat to continue working on Tekton and Shipwright.
CEO of the DevOps Institute
Jayne Groll is co-founder and CEO of the DevOps Institute (DOI). Her IT management career spans over 25 years of senior IT management roles across a wide range of industries.
Jennifer Hooper leads developer marketing, brand, and content at Armory
Jennifer Hooper is an experienced technical marketer and digital strategist who understands how to bring people together on the web. Grounded in over 20 years of experience, Hooper deftly converts a company’s vision into digital strategies that deliver business value. She currently leads developer marketing, brand, and content at Armory, an open-source continuous delivery platform, having previously lead similar programs at Heroku, Microsoft, Oracle, and others. While at Sun, she was responsible for several key firsts such as the first electronic download, the first OEM site, the first consumer site, and the first e-commerce and reseller commerce efforts. Hooper is an avid baseball fan and birder. She can often be found taking pictures or watching the Oakland A’s.
Oleg Nenashev (TOC Chair)
Embedded systems engineer and researcher with 10 years of work experience.
Oleg’s background includes research, development and automation in hardware and embedded/CAD software areas. I also have an experience in customer support.
Interests: Embedded systems, HW/SW co-design, Electronic design automation, Continuous integration.
Stephen Chin (Board Chair)
Stephen Chin is Head of Developer Relations at JFrog
Stephen Chin is Head of Developer Relations at JFrog and author of The Definitive Guide to Modern Client Development, Raspberry Pi with Java, Pro JavaFX Platform, and the upcoming DevOps Tools for Java Developers title from O’Reilly. He has keynoted numerous conferences around the world including Devoxx, JNation, JavaOne, Joker, and Open Source India. Stephen is an avid motorcyclist who has done evangelism tours in Europe, Japan, and Brazil, interviewing hackers in their natural habitat. When he is not traveling, he enjoys teaching kids how to do embedded and robot programming together with his teenage daughter. You can follow his hacking adventures at: http://steveonjava.com/