Guests of Arrested DevOps

Patrick McDonnell

Patrick McDonnell

Senior Manager, Operations Engineering @Etsy

Pauly Comtois

Pauly Comtois

Pauly Comtois is VP of DevOps for Hearst Business Media. This role provides full time consulting to ten business units within Hearst focusing on continuous improvement and community building through culture, process and tools. Pauly has over 20 years’ experience in building, developing and leading high performing IT, Support, Operations and Development teams in rapidly growing organizations. Pauly is a seasoned leader of cultural change efforts in unifying Development and Operations through training and mentorship in Agile, Lean, DevOps, Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment.

Pete Bellisano

Pete Bellisano

Pete Bellisano is a Web Operations Engineer at Etsy and the newest member of the Operations team. He enjoys tackling the challenges of technology and is a student of all things Dev/Ops.

Pete Cheslock

Pete Cheslock

Pete is a recovering system administrator who got his start with AWS services back in 2009 while at Sonian, the first cloud based email archiving platform. Pete is now a Cloud Economist at the Duckbill Group where he spends his time obsessing over customers’ AWS bills so they don’t have to. A frequent speaker at DevOps and Observability events, Pete brings a product mindset to SaaS operations. While not trimming AWS bills, he spends his free time smoking meats and tweeting about the results.

Peter Burkholder

Peter Burkholder

Geophysicist turned DevOp. Joining GSA’s @18F soon, currently hacking for @GovReady. Formerly: @chef, @aarp, NIH, NCAR, U. of Washington & U. of Witwatersrand. When free from work, can be found making pizza, playing volleyball and singing w/ his community choir.

Peter Shannon

Peter Shannon

Infrastructure @Instacart. Previously @WarnerBrosEnt, aka @DramaFever (RIP). Organizes @DevOpsDaysPHL. Is a husband, father, and trekkie. Likes hammocks.