More About the Author
Joes2Pros is the brainchild of Rick A. Morelan.
Rick has been working with Microsoft since the late 90s and has attained over 30 Microsoft certifications in applications, networking, databases and .NET development, including MCDBA, MCTS, MCITP, MCAD, MOE, MCSE and MCSE+. His SQL certification in 2008 is the 4th generation of SQL certification in Implementation, Administration, and BI which also includes (SQL 7.0, SQL 2000, SQL 2005, and SQL 2008).
Rick has provided training for Northwest University, Volt Technical Education, and Microsoft. He currently works as a Software Design Engineer in Test for the Windows Mobile group, Bellevue College, and Moretechnology.com.
As the author of the "SQL Joes 2 Pros" book and video series, the focus is upon delivering the most effective and relevant learning material. Rick has comprehensive real-world knowledge in the subjects to prepare you for real-world troubleshooting issues while backing it up with the IT certification.
Rick lives near Seattle, Washington. Being someone dedicated to software designing and training, he is also an ardent charity worker. He trains service dogs that assist people with mobility needs. He also assists in walking the dogs and helps the puppies socialize more. Click here (See page 2).
Rick also happens to be in the Guinness Book of world records for producing the largest dog biscuit. To view the certificate, Click here
Rick has attended many trainings at Koenig-Solutions in SQL Server and C#.