Director, PASS Chapters: Ryan Adams

Ryan Adams is a SQL Server MVP and has worked for Verizon since 1998. He has been in several different key IT roles in his career and started working with SQL Server in 2003. He discovered PASS and his local Dallas user group in 2005 where he quickly became involved and has served on the local board of directors since 2010. As his PASSion for community grew he joined the board of directors for the Performance Virtual Chapter in 2011 and became President in 2012. It was here that he started the annual Performance Palooza bringing 8 free hours of training over the web. He also became a PASS Regional Mentor in 2011 where he has been successful in helping other user group leaders grow their local communities and helped start 4 new user groups in his region. Ryan also works with Linchpin People where he enjoys helping clients solve their problems and setting them up for success.