Mindy Curnutt is a 4X 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.

She helps organize STEM events with the organzation Girls + Data.

You can follow Mindy at her blog, mindycurnutt.com and on Twitter where she’s known as @sqlgirl