Michael A. Hawker (a.k.a. XAML Llama)

Redmond, WA


Michael A. Hawker 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 lead for 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.