David McKinnon is an Application Developer with Detroit Labs. He has worked as a developer in the Detroit area for over 20 years. He was a leader of the Detroit Java User Group for 5 years and is founder of DetroitDevDays, including 1DevDay Detroit, ModiDevDay and CloudDevDay. David has grown the DevDay mailing list from 80 to 1100 software developers.
Don Ward – Don Ward has been a co-organizer of many DevDays including CloudDevDay, MobiDevDay and various 1DevDay Conferences. He has also been a frequent volunteer at various Detroit user groups for years. A Mobile App Developer with Quicken Loans he is also Leader of the Detroit Chapter of the Google Developer Group.
David Giard – is a legend in the Midwest’s Microsoft Developer community. David Giard has been developing solutions using Microsoft technologies since 1993. In the past, he has spoken at Day of .Net, CodeStock, Microsoft DevCares, Microsoft ArcReady, .Net University, X Conference and numerous user groups around the Midwest. He is a recovering certification addict and holds an MCTS, MCSD, MCSE, and MCDBA, as well as a BS and an MBA. He is the host and producer of the mildly popular online TV show Technology and Friends (http://technologyandfriends.com). He is president of the Great Lakes Area .Net User Group. He is an avid photographer and has visually documented many of the Heartland community events. You can read his latest thoughts athttp://www.DavidGiard.com.
Onorio Catenacci has 25+ years of software development experience in the Detroit area. He currently works at Quicken Loans. Onorio has been an active volunteer at area user groups and at several DevDays and conferences. He is leader of the F# special interest group and the founder of the Great Lakes Functional Programming Conference.