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Ry Walker

Founder & CTO
Astronomer

Ry Walker is a longtime Apache Airflow user, an Airflow committer, and founder/CTO of Astronomer. Astronomer helps organizations adopt Apache Airflow, and employs a large number of Apache Airflow PMC members, release managers, and project committers.

Ry built and sold a web agency in the 90’s, and served as Chief Experience Officer and CTO for a couple of software companies in the time period between his startups. Hobbies include tennis, golf, basketball (pre-covid), and indie game development.