I am an IT professional with over 20 years of experience solving technical
problems. My background has been primarily in the UNIX/Linux systems administration space. I am leveraging that background in my current role as a Middleware engineer to build automation around application management, using Ansible.

I am proficient with:

  • Python
  • Ansible
  • Jenkins

Personal Life
My wife, Cara, and I have three sons and a daughter. We have lived in the St. Louis area our entire lives. We have been married for 22 years.

My hobbies include music, genealogy, chess and writing.

I also operate Koen Family Genealogy, which is in the process of being relauched to show the work that I have done on my family history.

Anything else you'd like to know? Just ask.