Alan started the Ubuntu Podcast back in 2008, which ran for 13 years with a variety of presenters. He worked at Canonical for 9 years on the Community Team and latterly the Snap Advocacy Team as an Engineering Manager, Community Manager, and Developer Advocate.
Upon leaving Canonical in 2021, Alan joined InfluxData to manage their open-source project Telegraf. Currently, Alan works at Axiom. Alan loves Cats and Pizza.