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Office Hour with Mandi Walls (Chef)

Mandi Walls (Chef)
Office Hours
Location: Table A (Banquet Hall)

Ask her anything. Mandi will field any and all of your questions about Chef and a broad range of topics (anything, really), including:

  • Organizational and cultural change
  • DevOps
  • Design reviews and operational readiness of web applications
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Mandi Walls


Mandi Walls is Technical Practice Manager at Chef. For Chef, she travels the world helping organizations increase their effectiveness using configuration management and modernizing IT practices. Prior to joining Chef, she ran large web properties for AOL, including, and Moviefone. Mandi has a Master’s degree in Computer Science from GWU and an MBA from UNC Kenan-Flagler. She is a regular speaker at technical conferences and is the author of “Building a DevOps Culture”, published by O’Reilly.