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Hello, I'm Michael

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1/3 Engineer, 1/3 Educator, 1/3 Imaginer

I'm the director of Developer Relations at @Kong. This is a new role, so I'm still working out what the day to day looks like. My current projects are Action Spotlight, an opinionated look at the best GitHub actions, Tinbox, a team inbox for DevRel teams and finally, trying to to keep a small human alive.

Outside of work, I contribute to the GitHub ecosystem as a GitHub Star and an OpenAPI Business Governance Board alumni.

In a previous life, I:

  • Led a team of 25 people focused on Developer Experience at @Vonage
  • Spent a decade as a developer, working commercially with (in chronological order): PHP, Node, Python, Go and most recently, Ruby
  • Ran an infrastructure team that used Terraform and Chef to deploy to Azure
  • Recorded a video course for Packt publishing on Mastering Express Applications
  • Wrote a book on Ansible for Apress (and contributed a module to Ansible itself)

Today, you'll find me building GitHub Actions, CLI tools, Octokit plugins and streaming on Twitch



Oh, and I recently self published a book + screencasts
on building your own GitHub Actions

My most used projects

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  1. Rename your default branch on GitHub

    JavaScript 135 9

  2. Octokit plugin to create/update multiple files at once

    JavaScript 9 2

  3. Command line client for Trello

    JavaScript 256 44

  4. JavaScript 5

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