Monty is a long time Free Software Hacker and a Distinguished Engineer at IBM where he is working on building a Global scale OpenStack Public Cloud.
He is founder and currently a core team member of OpenStack Infra- which runs OpenStack's massively scalable dev/test and CI system. As a result, he's one of the world's largest OpenStack end users. Monty is also leading the work on OpenStack support in Ansible. Before OpenStack he was a MySQL consultant and a core dev on the Drizzle fork of MySQL.
Outside of technology, Monty has a degree in Theatre, lives in Brooklyn, and is an Associate Artist with Seattle's Satori Group.