Guests of Community Pulse

Matthew Broberg

Matthew Broberg

Matt is VP of Community for Sensu Inc focused on the incredible community around Sensu, the open source monitoring framework. He contributes to infrastructure communities with a focus on open collaboration, especially through GitHub. Matt has spoken at many conference (OSCON, VMworld, Velocity), on podcasts (Cloudcast, Speaking in Tech, The Hot Aisle) and co-created the Geek Whisperers podcast. Matt is on the board of the Influence Marketing Council, co-maintains the Evangelist Collective, contributes to the Go Community Outreach Working Group, occasionally blogs on Medium.com and shares code on GitHub. He’s also a fan of tattoos, rock climbing and cats, though remains unsure of Schrödinger’s.

Matty Stratton

Matty Stratton

Matt Stratton is a HumanOps Advocate at PagerDuty, where he helps dev and ops teams advance the practice of their craft and become more operationally mature. He collaborates with PagerDuty customers and industry thought leaders in the broader DevOps community, and back when he drove, his license plate actually said “DevOps”.

Matty has over 20 years experience in IT operations, ranging from large financial institutions such as JPMorganChase and internet firms, including Apartments.com. He is a sought-after speaker internationally, presenting at Agile, DevOps, and ITSM focused events, including ChefConf, DevOpsDays, Interop, PINK, and others worldwide. Matty is the founder and co-host of the popular Arrested DevOps podcast, as well as a global organizer of the DevOpsDays set of conferences.

He lives in San Francisco and has three awesome kids, who he loves just a little bit more than he loves Doctor Who. He is currently on a mission to discover the best pho in the world.

Maureen McElaney

Maureen McElaney

Maureen McElaney is a Developer Advocate at IBM Center of Open Source Data and Ai Technologies and enjoys broadening IBM’s understanding and involvement in open source communities. Prior to joining the team, she worked as a QA Engineer at Dealer.com and is passionate about building tools that increase developer productivity and joy. She is an experienced community builder and is passionate about increasing diversity in tech.

Megan Groves

Megan Groves

Founder of InterimCMO, marketing @IgniteTalks, startup advisor & mentor at Highway1 and TechStars, latin dancer, polyglot.

Nathen Harvey

Nathen Harvey

Nathen Harvey, Cloud Developer Advocate at Google, helps the community understand and apply DevOps and SRE principles and practices in the cloud to drive business outcomes. He is a co-host of the Food Fight Show, a podcast about Chef and DevOps.

Noele Flowers

Noele Flowers

Noele Flowers is the Community Education Manager at Commsor, where she’s working on building C School—the first comprehensive educational program for community managers, aspiring and seasoned. Before Commsor, she built community at Teachable, and before that, she was a Teacher. She lives in upstate New York.

Patrick Collins

Patrick Collins

Patrick is a developer advocate on the Chainlink project. Chainlink is the standard for decentralized oracles, and dedicated to creating universally connected smart contracts. Patrick has worked as an investment analyst and software support engineer at asset manager Man Numeric, and for data vendor Alpha Vantage. He is a human performance buff who loves seeing people’s projects come to life and hearing about how people make their lives better.

PJ Hagerty

PJ Hagerty

Developer, writer, speaker, musician, and Founder of DevRelate.io, PJ is known to travel the world speaking about programming and the way people think and interact. Traveling to conferences and meet ups around the world, PJ likes to spread the word on the importance of community and coding, stressing the importance of outreach and focusing on the human side of being a coder. He is also known for wearing hats.