Michael A. Hawker

Michael A. Hawker, a.k.a. XAML Llama, is a Senior Software Engineer for the Partner, Analytics, and essential eXperiences (PAX) team at Microsoft. PAX focuses on driving the ISV ecosystem through technical engagement with partners and industry as well as providing essential first party experiences. Michael is the maintainer of the Windows Community Toolkit and prior "App Ninja". Previously he's worked on Windows Protocols, Message Analyzer, and Network Monitor. He is also the creator of XAML Studio, a Microsoft Garage project.

Recent Blog Posts

Windows Community Toolkit Labs Experiments are Here!

Wednesday, 09 November 2022 20:59:08

Announcing the Windows Community Toolkit Labs!

Wednesday, 20 July 2022 19:10:11

Windows Community Toolkit 7.1 Preview Release!

Thursday, 05 August 2021 15:35:26

Welcome to the Community Toolkit!

Tuesday, 27 July 2021 15:51:37

Windows Community Toolkit for the Windows App SDK

Thursday, 01 April 2021 20:58:44

MVVM Toolkit Preview 3 & The Journey of an API

Wednesday, 07 October 2020 15:01:58