Michael Bender

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About me

Industry Education
Occupation College Instructor, IT Trainer, People Connector
Location Madison, WI
Introduction Just a geek trying to "share the wealth" with the rest of the world... Michael is a three-time Microsoft Most Valuable Professional, Microsoft Certified Professional, and VMware Certified Professional working in the IT field since 1998 as a systems engineer for a future 500 telecom, and currently as an IT instructor at Madison College in Madison, WI. Along with his fulltime work, he provides support for small non-profit businesses in the Madison area. On top of his work in IT, he has a passion for connecting people and building community in the IT Pro space. He is the current president and a founding member of iamkrewe.org, a world-wide networking group for IT Pros and Developers. He’s a published author at pluralsight.com, presenter, and blogger at itsallgeek2mike.com, as well as active on twitter as @MichaelBender.
Interests Cycling, beer, computers, gadgets, legos, PowerShell
Favorite Movies The Matrix, Blade Runner, The Wall, Song Remains the Same
Favorite Music The Grateful Dead, Electronic, DJ Joey Snow, Pearl Jam
Favorite Books Catcher in the Rye, American Psycho, Fight Club, Nine Stories, The Stand