Director, PASS Membership: Tim Ford

Tim Ford, joining the PASS Board of Directors in 2014, has been a PASS volunteer in some capacity since his first Summit in 2002. Currently, he is the Lead DBA at Spectrum Health and the CEO of SQLAgentMan Consultancy, specializing in SQL Server OLTP and OLAP end-to-end solutions and training. Tim is also the Founder of SQL Cruise, where he takes vacation from one job so he can work on another that helps to foster the technical and professional strengths of the next generation of database professionals.

Tim has written articles for, SQLServerCentral,, SQLServerPedia, and and is the co-author of a book on Dynamic Management Objects with Louis Davidson and creator of The Periodic Table of Dynamic Management Objects. He is also a technical speaker – and a professional development speaker along with his wife, Amy – at many events, including PASS SQLSaturday, PASS Summit, SQL Cruise, and local PASS Chapter meetings. He is thrilled with the opportunity to lead the SQLSaturday program from the PASS Board of Directors, making a global impact in the process.