Former rocket scientist and USAF Fighter Pilot -- now a SQL Server geek (24 years)! Past opportunities include free-lance technical writer for PC Magazine, Senior Software Manager for government sponsored munitions effectiveness committee, and insurance company CTO.  Currently senior database engineer consultant for several Austin companies.  Also contributor for several articles.  

Presenter at 17 SQL Sat sessions in 2016, 10 in 2017, 8 in 2018 ( including Cambridge) and Chicago, Jacksonville, Dallas, Pensacola, Austin, Orlando, and Baton Rouge in 2019; as well as several local SQL Server user's groups in Ft. Worth, Austin, and San Antonio; and 2 PASS Virtual DBA presentations in 2019. 

Loves performance tuning and teaching T-SQL and performance tuning