About the Speaker

Lisa Gardner
Premier Field Engineer, Microsoft CSS

Lisa Gardner is a Microsoft Premier Field Engineer based in Columbus, Ohio. She has been with Microsoft since early 2011 and has been a DBA and database developer since 1998. Throughout her DBA years, she also worked with Sybase and DB2, although SQL Server has always been her favorite RDBMS.

Lisa’s passion for working with customers comes from many years of supporting high-profile production systems and wanting to help others gain from her experience. Her primary areas of expertise are performance tuning, database development, designing HA/DR strategies, SSIS, and Service Broker. She has been a regular PASS Summit attendee since 2003 and is speaking at PASS Summit for the first time in 2012.

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