Hi All, my name is Addison and I live in San Francisco with my wife, Gabrielle and our dog, Beau. I get to work with the amazing team at Confluent to help build Apache Kafkafuture of event-streaming.

Prior to Confluent, I was at Pivotal where I worked on Pivotal's Kubernetes distribution, GreenplumDB, and was an Apache Committer on Apache Geode and. I got my start working on data and fraud systems at Visa. I did my undergrad work at UCLA and I have a masters from Georgia Tech.