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Anjali Leon
Pragmatic Project Leadership, LLC
Principal Agile Coach, Instructor and Workshop Facilitator of Pragmatic Project Leadership, Anjali helps organizations, teams, and individuals fulfill their potential.  She uses her two decades of hands-on technical experience and leadership in a variety of roles – from Software Engineer to Director of Product development and now as Agile Coach and Instructor – to effectively teach and coach pragmatic and practical Lean and Agile practices and processes. Anjali holds a degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Drexel University and is a certified PMP, CSP, CSM and CSP and is a recognized Agile Coach and Facilitator though the International Consortium of Agile (ICAgile). She is actively involved in local events serving in Speaking, leadership and volunteer roles and recently founded the South Florida Women In Agile group.
Austin McDaniel
I have a passion for creating new and innovative products through technology. I sling code in JavaScript, .NET and Node. Currently, I'm the Chief Architect at Swimlane; a cyber-security incident response and automation platform. Twitter | Github | LinkedIn
Bayer White
FlowFocus Solutions
Bayer White is a .NET Architect and Microsoft Integration, Microsoft MVP and co-founder of Jacksonville's Microsoft Developers User Group (MDUGJax). He is known within the Florida developer community from speaking at Florida Code Camps, blogging and writing articles. He has also spoken at various conferences such as PASS, DevConnections and VSLive and has been invited to Microsoft’s campus to attend Software Design Reviews (SDR) for future products. His blog can be found at and his Twitter tag is BayerWhite. Check out his latest book, published in December 2012 by Apress titled, Pro WF4.5.
Bryan Moore
Life & Specialty Ventures
Bryan Moore is a developer based in Northeast Florida with an interest in modern web development and technologies. He is currently a web developer at Life & Specialty Ventures. At the University of North Florida, he has worked to mentor students in order to bridge the gap between academia and the industry.
Cecil Phillip
Cecil Phillip, originally from St. John's, Antigua, is a Software Developer residing in South Florida with years of experience building applications on the .NET Framework. Currently, he specializes in building solutions utilizing C#, ASP.NET, AngularJS and Azure. He has a passion for software architecture, interoperability, and testing. Cecil also co-hosts the Away From The Keyboard Podcast. You can follow Cecil on Twitter
Chris Woodruff
Woodruff Solutions LLC
Chris Woodruff (or Woody as he is commonly known as) has a degree in Computer Science from Michigan State University’s College of Engineering. Woody has been developing and architecting software solutions for almost 15 years and has worked in many different platforms and tools. He is a community leader, helping such events as GRDevNight, GRDevDay, West Michigan Day of .NET and CodeMash. He was also instrumental in bringing the popular Give Camp event to Western Michigan where technology professionals lend their time and development expertise to assist local non-profits. As a speaker and podcaster, Woody has spoken and discussed a variety of topics, including database design and open source. He has been a Microsoft MVP in Visual C#, Data Platform and SQL and was recognized in 2010 as one of the top 20 MVPs world-wide. Woody owns and leads Woodruff Solutions LLC to provide solutions involving mobile apps and the services that drive mobile solutions.
Corey Castillo
Palm Beach Software
I've been a software developer since 2003 at the start of the .Net era. Developing software has become more for me than just making a living, it is something I truly enjoy and am passionate about.
Cory Lauscher
Cory is a Developer experienced in a wide array of technologies to build successful enterprise systems - serving in roles of Developer, Lead, and Manager. I enjoy continued learning and regularly challenge myself with technology outside my comfort zone. Most recently, I have been dabbling with mobile app and game development.
Dave Noderer
Computer Ways, Inc.
Software developer and MVP in South Florida
David Walker
AgileThought, Inc
Who is David Walker and why should I care? David Walker is a Technical Architect with AgileThought, Inc in Orlando, FL. He is dedicated to improving people's lives by creating better software and improving software developer's lives by sharing the knowledge needed to make the software more reliable, faster to use, and faster to develop.
Edward Skrod
Thales, USA
Edward Skrod is a Software Engineer at Thales, USA, working in the Business Applications division. He has a passion for writing readable, testable and maintainable code and has been practicing a liberalized form of test-driven development where unit tests are written in parallel with the application. Edward graduated Magna Cum Laude from Florida State University with a degree in Computer Science, 3.8 GPA in 2014. Additionally,he holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the Harriett Wilkes Honors College, Honors, Cum Laude, 2013. He is a proud Upsilon Pi Epsilon member, the International Honor Society for the Computing and Information Disciplines.
Eric Landes
Eric is Directory of the Agile and ALM Practice at AgileThought. He is also a Microsoft ALM MVP. He has been involved with the IT industry for over 20 years. He helps coach and implement agile solutions and has presented on Kanban, automated acceptance tests, and other agile topics across the United States. He is the president and founder of MADNUG (the South Bend .NET User group).
Erik Lindgren
Agile enthusiast with 16 years of software experience, 5 of which using Agile. Convinced that Agile is that "silver bullet" so elusive to Fred Brooks in his Mythical Man-month. Currently working as an Agile Coach and Delivery Leader at AgileThought, continuously honing my software development and delivery skills.
Gary Blatt
SharePoint Resources
Gary has been in the IT industry for over 30 years, working with a variety of platforms and technologies. For the last 15 years he has focused exclusively on the Microsoft suite of tools, executing both small and large scale projects equally. His extensive experience with SharePoint includes architecting, developing and implementing deployments for up to 60,000 users worldwide in one client scenario. He is Microsoft Certified in SharePoint and Office as well as a Microsoft Certified Trainer. He is also a frequent speaker at SharePoint conferences around the country. He is so focused on the SharePoint product, his FL license plate reads SHRPNT
Herve Roggero
Enzo Unified
Herve Roggero, Microsoft Azure MVP, is the founder of Enzo Unified, a real-time data platform for developers and DBAs. Herve’s experience includes software development, architecture, database administration and senior management with both global corporations and startup companies. Over the last 20 years, Herve has worked in the Education, Financial, Health Care, Management Consulting and Database Security sectors. He holds multiple certifications, including an MCDBA, MCSE, MCSD. He also holds an MBA from Indiana University. Herve is an author with Pluralsight and is the president of the Azure Florida Association.
Ibis Arrastia
Girl Develop It

Ibis is an out-of-the-box thinker with more than two decades of software development experience, with an emphasis in product innovation and eCommerce.

As a speaker, educator, Miami Chapter Leader for the non-profit, Girl Develop It, and assistant organizer for the Miami Health Technology Meetup, Ibis works to inspire others to reach new heights within the technology industry.

She is a strong advocate for more women in IT and plays an active role in training women and increasing the South Florida technical workforce.

James Davis
Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Janier Davila
Income Agent Solutions
Jason Milgram
Champion Solutions Group
Jason is the Director of Software Development at Champion Solutions Group headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida. Jason has been working with computers ever since he bought his first, a Timex/Sinclair 1000 in 6th grade and taught himself BASIC programming. Prior to Champion Jason has worked in IT for clients such as IBM, the U.S. Department of Justice, Florida Power and Light, Chase Manhattan Bank, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Kodak and Iris Associates (creator of Lotus Notes). He was also a sergeant in the US Army Reserve, serving from 1990 to 1998. Jason was educated at the University of Cincinnati and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Sloan School of Management. As a public speaker, Jason has presented on topics including cloud computing, Microsoft Azure, and launching a tech start-up. He is a Microsoft Azure MVP, one of fourteen in the United States, and a registered INETA Regional Speaker.
Jitendrudu Lacaraju
EPIC Engineering & Consulting Group LLC
Jeetu is a software engineer with over eleven years working on different technology stacks. He specializes mainly in geo-spatial solutions development.
Joe Healy
Microsoft platform developer, lover of all things tech, just loving some more than others.
John Papa
John Papa is a well-known Silverlight expert and is a former Sr Technical Evangelist for Microsoft on the Silverlight and Windows 8 client teams. John is a Microsoft Regional Director and author of 100+ articles and 10 books, specializes in professional application development with technologies including Windows, HTML5, JavaScript, CSS, Silverlight, WPF, C#, .NET and SQL Server. He can often be found speaking around the world at keynotes and sessions for conferences such as Build, Mix, PDC, TechEd, VSLive and DevConnections. John was the host of the popular show Silveright TV on Channel 9 and hosted many events including the MIXer and Open Source Fest at major conferences. He currently enjoys authoring courses for Pluralsight or on twitter at @john_papa.
Joi Whitmore
Office Depot, Inc.
Joi is a software developer specializing in JavaScript and Front-End development. She works at Office Depot and leads a team of 12 UI developers. Her interests include researching new technologies and introducing them to others in learning sessions and maintaining a high level of quality standards when it comes to CSS and JavaScript.
Jorge Besada
Canival Cruise Lines
Julie Lerman
The Data Farm
Julie Lerman is a Microsoft MVP (since 2003), mentor and consultant. You can find Julie presenting at conferences around the world on Entity Framework, Domain Driven Design and whatever other technologies excite her (maybe even JavaScript!). Julie blogs at, is the author of the highly acclaimed “Programming Entity Framework” books, the MSDN Magazine Data Points column and popular videos on Follow Julie on twitter at julielerman.
Llewellyn Falco
Spun Labs
Llewellyn Falco is an Agile Technical Coach specializing in Legacy Code and Test Driven Development. He is the creator of the open source testing tool ApprovalTests( ), co-founder of TeachingKidsProgram ( ) and a PluralSight author. You can hear him talk at: HanselMinutes: .net rocks: Hearding Code: or see him in action at
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Marcelo Lopez
3Back LLC
Hablas Scrum? Llegamos a “Hecho”, juntos! (Do you speak Scrum? We’ll get to “Done”, together!) Marcelo is the author of the Spanish-language version of the Scrum Guide, and author of "Scrum en Breve" a nutshell introduction to Scrum, accessible to someone, even if all they've ever heard of Scrum before is Rugby. In addition to being a Certified ScrumMaster (CSM) and Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), Marcelo also holds the more rigorous designation of Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) with the Scrum Alliance. Marcelo is also an Accredited Kanban Trainer (AKT) through Lean Kanban University.
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Mir Majeed
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Senior Mobile Architect with Cognizant Technology solutions. Primary focus on Cross Platform Mobile Development and Cloud Solutions.
Mostafa Elzoghbi
Mostafa Elzoghbi is a Microsoft Sr. Technical Evangelist based in DC. Mostafa is specialized in Azure architecture and development, Office 365 development and administration, .NET development, and enterprise product development. Prior to joining Microsoft, Mostafa was awarded a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award for five consecutive years. Mostafa holds a M.Sc. of Computer Science and holds several Microsoft certifications.
Neil Mansilla
Neil Mansilla is the Vice President of Developer Relations at Runscope, helping developer, QA and DevOps teams solve API problems. Prior to Runscope, Neil was the developer product manager and lead evangelist Mashery, an API management company. Neil previously founded several web and software companies in verticals including search, e-commerce, real estate and healthcare. Neil still actively develops software, mostly building and contributing to open source developer and API tools. He also loves a good hackathon.
Patrick Delancy
Patrick Delancy has been a passionate software developer since the late 90s. He has worked on a wide range of products, from multi-tier mobile enterprise application platforms to smaller platform applications, websites and everything in-between. As a family man and a professional developer, he loves to solve difficult problems, and considers himself to be a life-long learner. He only wishes that there were more hours in a day! Patrick is an engineering team lead at DEG in Overland Park, Kansas where he drives website development on a variety of CMS platforms while mentoring his team. He can be found on most social networks and he blogs regularly at
Paul Hacker
Agile Thought
Paul Hacker has over 15 years of application architecture, design, development, and management expertise in Microsoft technologies. His strong technical aptitude, excellent communication skills, and dedicated work ethic have enabled him to drive and deliver successful projects and solutions to clients. Paul has a depth of experience in ALM, Process Improvement, and Team Foundation Server. Having distinguished himself as a leader in the IT industry he has been awarded the distinction of Microsoft MVP in the ALM category every year since 2006. Prior to 2006 Paul carried the Microsoft MVP distinction in the C# category consistently from 2002 to 2005.Over the years Paul has proven his expertise in Application Lifecycle Management and has demonstrated his professionalism and commitment to the continuous process of managing the life of an application through governance, development and maintenance.
Rachel Appel
Rachelen Hut

Rainer Habermann
Global Response
Rainer Habermann is Chief Information Officer and IFC certified IT Architect at Global Response. He started as a Software Developer and worked international as IT Manager for almost 2 decades, successful completing projects for fortune 500 companies. His focus is on IT Architecture, IT Strategies, Business Management, and Software Development. He enjoys working in the user group community as speaker coordinator for South Florida Code Camp, and as President for the IASA South East Florida Chapter.
Ray Almonte
Sunny Ray Solutions
Although I've traveled extensively, I am a long time Miami resident. Graduated from the University of Miami in 1971 with a degree in Mathematics, & spent some time with the US Army in the Corps Of Engineers. I've been in Software Applications Development, both as a developer & as a Project Manager for more years than I care to count.
Riccardo Terrell
Riccardo Terrell, is a Software Architect at Microsoft who is passionate about functional programming. He is active in the F# community and started the DC F# user’s group. Riccardo is a believer in polyglot programming as a mechanism in finding the right tool for the job. He likes to describe himself as a functional guy living in an imperative world.
Salvi Pascual
Salvi Pascual has been working for more than ten years programming, designing and leading multidisciplinary teams. He archived his master degree in Computer Science from Florida International University, incorporated his business, pulled off a small team and launched Apretaste. In his start-up, Salvi is responsible for mapping the marketing strategy and finding growth opportunities. He also creates the graphic interface and does copywriting. Salvi love traveling and strives not to be the worst pool player in the world ;-)
Santosh Hari
Spectrum Bridge
Santosh Hari is a software entrepreneur with experience building products on the .NET platform since 2002 and over 15 years in the software industry. He currently works for a startup, leveraging his software skills to help provide better coverage for your wireless devices. He specializes in web services, APIs, ETL and databases and, on-the-side, loves tinkering with geospatial data and software. He is also the Director of Technology for ONETUG.
Scott Addie
CUNA Mutual Group
Scott Addie is a Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (Web Applications), a Visual Studio Code Insider, and a .NET Solutions Architect with CUNA Mutual Group in Madison, WI. He has over a decade of experience in full-stack enterprise application development using Microsoft technologies and JavaScript. In his spare time, Scott can be found spending time with his wife and 3 kids, attending user groups, code camps, & conferences, and blogging about ASP.NET and JavaScript at You can find Scott on Twitter @Scott_Addie.
Scott Katarincic

Scott Katarincic – Information Technology Solutions Engineer
Scott has 30 years of experience holding senior level mission critical positions such as Software and Database Architect, Senior Systems Engineer, Senior Technical Account Manager and Senior Programmer and Consultant. Scott earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Data Processing from Northern Michigan University and is a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA).

In addition, Scott is proficient in Performance Analysis and Capacity Planning, Application Design and Programming, Web Development and Project Management.
Walt Ritscher
Walt's enthusiasm for crafting software interfaces blossomed early. Just a few days after discovering how to move pixels around a computer screen he was devouring books on the topic of computer graphics and UI design. Before long he was sharing his discoveries with other technology buffs, a lifelong pursuit that has led to teaching engagements at universities, private training companies and the international conference circuit. As a consultant he has worked with a wide spectrum of clients, including Microsoft, HP, Intel, and Intuit. He is now a staff author at, part of the LinkedIn family, where his content team produces hundreds of technical training courses for software developers each year. In an earlier phase of life he was a professional musician, first working jobs as a trombonist, later exploring music with keyboards and synthesizers.
Walter Quesada
Walter Quesada is a Senior Solutions Architect and Engineer with over 20 years of experience architecting and developing solutions for SMB’s to Fortune 500 companies. Although primarily focused on architecting and programming .NET/C# applications, he enjoys some C++, Objective-C, Python, node.js and Java fun from time to time. He currently serves as an Emerging Technologies Manager at PwC Experience Center, the digital consultancy arm of PricewaterhouseCoopers in Hallandale, Florida where he works on client projects as well as proof-of-concepts for new and emerging technologies such as Google Glass, Cardboard, IoT, Voice Activation and other applications.