David Tesar

David Tesar started in 2002 at Microsoft with roles as a Support Escalation Engineer and Premier Field Engineer and since 2007 works as an IT Pro Technical Evangelist for the Global Developer Experience and Evangelism (DX) team. David works to "share the good news" of software through creation of technical content, speaking at various Microsoft and industry-sponsored events, shooting hundreds of video interviews, leading the weekly Edge Show with monthly episodes on DevOps, and working on projects directly with customers and internal development teams. DevOps is currently David's focus which includes expertise in relevant products such as Microsoft Azure, Visual Studio Online, Application Insights, Team Foundation Server, Release Management, and System Center.

Outside of work you can find David spending time with his family, running a non-profit eXtreme Sport Christians (XSC), and enjoying extreme sports like snowboarding, wakeboarding, mountain biking, and rock climbing.