Angela Dugan is a Principal Consultant and the ALM Practice Manager for Polaris Solutions, a small technology consulting firm based in Chicago. Her focus, as Practice Manager, is on coaching and supporting clients as they work to increase their agility and improve their DevOps practices. She has been in software development for almost 20 years, and has filled many roles including scrum master, business analyst, developer, tester, QA manager, project manager, and software architect. Angela is an active technology community member in Chicago. She is an avid board gamer, an aspiring runner, a Twitter addict, and is constantly working on her 1910 house in Oak Park.