As Vice President of Community Development at Chef, Nathen helps the community whip up an awesome ecosystem built around the Chef framework. He also spends much of his time helping people learn about the practices, processes, and technologies that support DevOps, Continuous Delivery, and web-scale IT. Prior to joining Chef, Nathen spent a number of years managing operations and infrastructure for a number of web applications. He is a co-host of the Food Fight Show, a podcast about Chef and DevOps. Working with, and as a part of, the Chef community, he has been spreading the word about DevOps for quite a while.