John Kellar is an industry veteran with a wealth of experience in Software Architecture and Development across a variety of industries including healthcare, government, financial services and manufacturing.  John founded the devLink Technical Conference in 2006, a non-profit organization committed to educating professionals on current and emerging technologies. In addition to being Founder and Chairman of the devLink Technical Conference; John has served as a member of the Nashville .NET User Group Board of Directors and a charter member of the Little Rock .NET User Group where he served two years as Vice-President. His work in the industry has garnered him six Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) awards in the C# and Client Application Development categories.