Director, PASS Global Chapters: Allen Kinsel
Allen Kinsel has been volunteering with PASS since 2004 and has held multiple positions on various committees, including leadership of the SIGs (Virtual Chapters), the Volunteer Committee, and the Nominations Committee. The majority of his volunteer experience with PASS has been with the Program Committee, which he has been actively involved with for the past 5 years - the last 3 as an instrumental part of its leadership.
Allen's dedication and exceptional efforts were recognized in 2009 with the PASSion award. Ten years ago, Allen started working for American National Insurance Company in Texas, where he is now the leader of a small group of DBAs responsible for all of the company’s data on SQL Server, Oracle, Sybase, and DB2(LUW) databases.