Matt is a staff engineer, and the tech lead of the Platform Engineering team at The Farmer’s Dog. Prior to The Farmer’s Dog, Matt worked in a variety of companies and roles, but has always helped with the adoption of devops culture and practices.
Outside of work, Matt has served as an organizer of devopsdays in New York City since 2018. He is currently interested in learning more about resilience engineering, and facilitating learning from incidents. The rest of his time is spent playing tug with a very goofy white swiss shepherd named Ze’ev.
Matty has over 20 years of experience in IT operations and is a sought-after speaker internationally, presenting at Agile, DevOps, and cloud engineering focused events worldwide. Demonstrating his keen insight into the changing landscape of technology, he recently changed his license plate from
He lives in Chicago and has three awesome kids, whom he loves just a little bit more than he loves Diet Coke.