Arun Gupta is a founding member of Devoxx4Kids USA. As a chair of the board, he oversees the organization's operations and ensures it stays true to its mission of promoting technology education amongst kids. During the day he works as Director, Developer Advocacy, at Red Hat and focuses on JBoss Middleware. He has spent several years building and coaching middleware applications at Sun Microsystems and Oracle. He is also a highly sought-after international speaker and JavaOne Rockstar who has given presentations in over 40 countries on numerous topics. A best-selling author, avid runner, globe trotter, Java Champion, and Silicon Valley JUG leader, he is easily accessible on Twitter at @arungupta.