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Dan Mackin

Evi Nemeth pioneered the discipline of UNIX system administration. She taught and mentored computer science students at the University of Colorado Boulder, was visiting faculty member at Dartmouth College and UC San Diego, and helped bring Internet technology to the developing world through her work with the Internet Society and the United Nations.


Garth Snyder, president of Runway Solutions, worked earlier in his career at NeXT and Sun Microsystems. He holds a BS in engineering from Swarthmore College, and an MD and MBA from the University of Rochester.


Trent R. Hein, co-founder and co-CEO at AppliedTrust, solves challenging IT problems using highly agile DevOps methodologies, leads computer security incident investigations, and provides expert testimony in lawsuits involving computer forensics.


Ben Whaley has managed Linux systems since 1999. He is founder and principal consultant at WhaleTech, specializing in IT security, systems architecture, and public cloud automation.


Dan Mackin is COO at AppliedTrust. He holds a BS in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder, as well as the Red Hat Certified Technician (RHCT) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) credentials.