Mindy Curnutt is a SQL Server MVP and has been actively involved in the SQL Server Community since 2000. She has presented at her local North Texas SQL Server User Group (2002, 2003, 2015), Microsoft Tech-Ed (2003), SQLPASS Summits (2005-2006, 2012-2015), and numerous SQLSaturday events (2013-2016). She was a SME for both the SQL 2012 and 2014 Certification Exams and is an MSPress Books co-author. Mindy served on the PASS Summit Abstract Review Committee in 2013 and 2014, and as a Program Manager in 2015 and 2016. She has been designated as a Trimble Navigation Distinguished Engineer.