Solution Architect, BlueGranite
Melissa Coates is a business intelligence architect based in Charlotte, NC. As a solution architect with BlueGranite, she specializes in delivering BI and data warehousing solutions using corporate and self-service BI tools using on-premises, cloud, and hybrid technologies. Formerly a CPA, Melissa is ridiculously proud to be an IT geek and downright giddy to be a Data Platform MVP. When Melissa steps away from the laptop, you can probably find her hanging out with her border collie on a paddle board. Melissa blogs at sqlchick.com.