Awesome Chef – Chef’s Youngest Contributor Jane Ireton

Last week, Jane Ireton, daughter of Chef Community member Doug Ireton, became Chef’s youngest contributor (eight years old!) by making this commit to Chef provisioning:


This is, of course, not only awesome and delightful, but exactly what the Chef Community is all about.

Doug, naturally, was very proud:

If you’d like to know more about Jane’s journey into coding, her presentation alongside Doug at this year’s Velocity Conference in Santa Clara is a must watch:

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On behalf of all of us here at Chef, we’d like to say

Thank You Jane!

You’re helping make our Community great and we’ll be holding a spot on the engineering team for you.

Lucas Welch

Former Chef Employee