Michael Minella is a software engineer, Java Champion, speaker, & author with over 18 years of enterprise development experience. He has been a member of the Spring R&D team as the project lead for the Spring Batch & founder of the Spring Cloud Task projects for over 7 years. Michael has spoken on a number of Java, Spring, & Big Data topics & is a JavaOne Rockstar. He was a member of the expert group for JSR-352 (java batch processing) & is a committer on the Jakarata EE JBatch project. Michael is the author of The Definitive Guide to Spring Batch from Apress.
Outside of the daily grind, Michael enjoys spending time with his family & enjoys woodworking, photography, & InfoSec hobbies.