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Jim Hall

CIO, Ramsey County

Jim Hall  is the Chief Information Officer for Ramsey County, Minn. Outside of work, Jim is an open source software developer and advocate, probably best known as the founder and project coordinator for FreeDOS since 1994. From 2016 to 2017, Jim served as a Director on the GNOME Foundation Board of Directors.

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I've been involved in open source software since I was a university student, both as a user and a contributor. Today, I’m a chief information officer in local government. While my day job is unrelated to my personal interest in open source software, I find leverage in many of the lessons I learned throughout my history in open source software projects. Let...