Jeremy Likness is Senior Program Manager for .NET Data at Microsoft. He works closely with the Entity Framework Core and Spark for .NET teams. He joined Microsoft in July of 2017 as a Cloud Developer Advocate just after receiving his 8th annual Microsoft MVP award. Jeremy is an internationally recognized author and speaker and has been developing software professionally for 30 years. In early 2020, Jeremy was diagnosed with Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease and maintains a blog for advocacy and awareness at https://StrengthWithParkinsons.com. Jeremy’s hobbies include hiking, snowshoeing, and astrophotography. Jeremy lives in the Pacific Northwest with his wife, Doreen, parrot, Pierre, and German Shepherd, Pepper.