Nashville VMUG

What We Do

The Nashville VMUG has many offerings for members and the community.


Networking events for our members. No presentations – just food, drinks, and fun with your peers.


Predators, Sounds, Karting, and other fun thanks to VMUG sponsors. Come to learn, win giveaways, and enjoy the fun!

Lab Nights

Take part in our lab nights to learn and share virtualization technologies. Members get access to our private lab.


Our annual Spring (mini) and Fall (full) user conventions. Full day events filled with sponsors, food, fun, and giveaways.

Our Mission

Nashville's growth depends on talented professionals.

This area still under construction.

  • Professional Growth
  • Networking
  • Mentorship/Coaching
  • Gaining Skills

VMUG Leadership Team

Volunteers working for the members.
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Kyle Aebischer

VMUG Leader
Kyle has been in IT for 17 years fulfilling many leadership roles within software dev, datacenter, storage & backup, and Infrastructure operations. Over the past 4 years he has been involved in Cloud operations and managing teams globally as well as developing and implementing cloud solutions.
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David Beasley

VMUG Co-Leader
Husband. Father. Leader. Hero. Half-Man. Half-Dog. Mog.
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Matt Boone

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Stephen Baker

VMUG Leadership Team
Stephen Baker has been a Systems Engineer for nearly 10 years. During that time VMware has been a central part of his toolbox. Born and educated in Memphis, Stephen has a passion to help other VMUGers advance in their careers, as VMUG helped him.
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Justin Jeter

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Todd Lewey

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Jacob Pennington

VMUG Leadership Team
Getting his start at a retail computer shop, Jacob now holds a Systems Engineer role at PernixData, a server-side acceleration software company. He is a VMware Certified Professional for vSphere 5.5, was awarded vExpert for ’14 & ’15, and has led the Nashville VMUG since 2013.