Michele Leroux Bustamante

Michele Leroux Bustamante is a founder and CIO of Solliance (solliance.net),​ ​founder of Snapboard.com, a Microsoft Regional Director and Microsoft Azure MVP. Additionally she has been awarded Azure Elite and Azure Insider status as well as the ASP.NET Insider designation. Michele is a thought leader recognized in many fields including​​ software architecture and design, identity and access management, ​​cloud computing technologies​, security and compliance,​ and ​DevOps​. During the past 20 years, Michele has held senior executive positions at several corporations, assembled teams, implemented development process, and facilitated numerous ​successful large-scale enterprise application deployments. ​Michele has also been active in the startup community with a keen understanding of the​ ​technical and business needs of a startups​. She shares experiences through presentations and keynotes all over the world and has been publishing regularly her entire career. Michele ​wrote the best-selling book ''Learning WCF'' (O'Reilly 2007)​ and Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions (MS Press 2015). Follow @michelebusta or read more at linkedin.com/michelebusta