Spencer (nibalizer) Krum (http://spencerkrum.com) has been sysoping Linux since 2010. He works for IBM contributing upstream to OpenStack and Puppet. Spencer is a core contributor to the OpenStack Infrastructure Project. Spencer coordinates the local DevOps user group in Portland and volunteers for an ops-training program at Portland State University called the Braindump. Spencer is a published author and frequent speaker at technical conferences. Spencer is a maintainer for the voxpupuli effort (https://voxpupuli.org), which attempts to bring together a network of Puppet developers, modules, and infrastructure.
Spencer lives and works in Portland, Oregon, where he enjoys tennis, cheeseburgers, and StarCraft II.