Chris Dawson

Chris Dawson

Lifelong learner, aspiring teacher

  • @xrd

Portland, Oregon

Areas of Expertise:

  • ruby
  • rails
  • angularjs
  • docker
  • github
  • git
  • management
  • training
  • speaking
  • training
Chris Dawson was born in 1973 in rainy Portland, Oregon. The first son of two teachers, he won his first writing prize for an essay about how power corrupts when he was 12. He attended University of Washington and has a double degree in Japanese and Computer Science. Chris still lives in a changing Portland with his wife and two children.

Building Tools with GitHub Building Tools with GitHub
by Chris Dawson, Ben Straub
February 2016
Print: $39.99
Ebook: $33.99

Webcast: Building Slack bots with Hubot inside a Docker playground
May 24, 2016
Chris Dawson demonstrates how to write a Slack bot using the Hubot framework from GitHub.