About Woody

Chris Woodruff (or Woody as he is commonly known) has a degree in Computer Science from Michigan State University’s College of Engineering. Woody has been developing and architecting software solutions for over 20 years and has worked on many platforms and tools. Woody is an Engineering Team Leader for Rocket Homes and leads a team building a new Enterprise Service Bus for the company. He is a community leader, helping such events as GRDevNight, GRDevDay, West Michigan Day of .NET and Beer City Code. He also brought the popular Give Camp event to Western Michigan, where technology professionals lend their time and development expertise to assist local non-profits. As a speaker and podcaster, Woody has discussed various topics, including database design and open source. He has been a Microsoft MVP in Visual C#, Data Platform and SQL and was recognized in 2010 as one of the top 20 MVPs worldwide.