Mindy Curnutt is a 3X Microsoft MVP as well as has been designated as a Trimble Distinguished Engineer. She has been actively involved in the SQL Server Community for over a decade, presenting at her local North Texas SQL Server User Group, SQLPASS Summits, as well as numerous SQLSaturdays across North America. For two years, she was a Team Lead for the SQLPASS Summit Abstract Review Process and since 2015 has served as one of the 3 SQLPASS Summit Program Managers. She was a SME for a couple of the SQL 2012 and 2014 Microsoft SQL Server Certification Exams and helped to author the MS Press Book “SQL Server 2014 – Step by Step”. She is currently working on a 2nd MS Press book, this time as a named co-author. She mentors others, helping to educate and promote scalable and sustainable SQL Server architecture and design. She is passionate about Data Security, Accessibility, Usability, Scalability and Performance.