Committee Members

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Pat Allan
President

Pat is a gelato connoisseur, pancake master, and occasional events organiser (including RubyConf AU, Rails Camps, and Trampoline). Mostly, though, he is a contracting Ruby developer based in Melbourne, and most recently has led the development efforts at Limbr, a social enterprise focused on mental health.

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Caroline Bambrick
Vice President

Caroline left academia for a career in tech in 2017 and is currently a Software Engineer at Culture Amp. Outside of work you'll most likely find her playing boardgames, losing her voice in a karaoke booth, or visiting refugees in detention.

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Kieran Andrews
General Member

Kieran is a passionate Ruby Developer from Adelaide after discovering it 2011.

In his spare time Kieran enjoys making home-made pizza, playing board games and snowboarding around the world.

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Cameo Langford
General Member

Cameo is a Junior Developer at MYOB. She moved into a career in technology in early 2018 after six years of running dog sled tours and working in retail. When she's not coding you'll find her playing boardgames or entering sled dog races with her two Siberian Huskies.

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Lee Sheppard
General Member

Lee is currently a Rails Front End Developer, and part of the organising committee for Rails Girls Sydney. Lee spent many years previously working in animation and as a syndicated cartoonist. He has been a past Vice President for the Australian Cartoonists Association and is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators.

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