About Alan Stevens is a father, geek, vegan and software artisan living in Knoxville, TN. Alan regularly speaks at software development conferences and user group meetings. Alan is an Open Space Technology facilitator. Alan is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in C#. Alan is a member of ASP Insiders. When Alan is not hanging out with his family, posting on Twitter, singing or playing his acoustic guitar, he occasionally updates his blog at http://halanstevens.com.