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Melvin Hillsman Community Constributor Award

Date Joined
July 05, 2013



Statement of Interest

End User, Reviewer, and Contributor/Developer


Melvin Hillsman is a Senior SRE at Red Hat working on the Operator Enablement team. Prior to joining Red Hat he worked closely with members of the Kubernetes, OpenStack, CNCF, CloudFoundry, and OPNFV communities for integration and validation of cloud ecosystem tooling and support of hybrid and multi-cloud validation. As a member of the Operator Enablement team Melvin assists ISVs, Red Hat internal teams, and open source communities with developing, certifying, and maintaining operators.

  • Huawei - From 2017-07-03 (Current)
  • OpenStack Innovation Center - From 2016-04-16 To 2017-04-16
  • Rackspace - From 2015-03-31 To 2017-07-03
Community Contributor Awards
  • Key to Stack City - Boston 2017

OpenStack Summit Presentations
Denver Berlin
  • User Committee Meeting
  • User Committee Hangout
  • You don't know nothing about Public Cloud SDKs, yet
Vancouver, BC Sydney Boston
  • Operations and Administration Guides
  • UC Governance and Support of WGs
  • SESSION CANCELLED!! Real-World Workload Generation: Your Pluggable Solution
  • Strategy for Unanswered Requirements
Barcelona, Spain Austin

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