Rachael has been in the industry working with SQL Server since SQL 2000. She started out her IT life as an application developer and lead a team of developers, creating data-centric applications using SQL Server and Oracle. She has worked in the Business Intelligence field utilizing SSAS, multi-dimensional and Tabular, SSRS, SSIS, and PowerBI. She has two Masters degrees from MIT, Systems Design and Management & Civil Engineering Information Technology. Her interests surround the Big Data and Data Science areas.