Jody has held diverse technical roles in software development, sales and marketing. He has been an enthusiastic promoter of DevOps principles since 2010. In 2015 he became aware of the growing security gap represented by automation. That led him to Conjur, Inc. in January of 2017, just 4 months before the secrets management company’s acquisition by CyberArk. He graduated the University of Texas at Austin with a BA in Computer Science.