Stacia Misner is a SQL Server MVP, SSAS Maestro, MCIT-BI, and MCTS-BI with a Bachelors' degree in Social Sciences. A consultant, educator, author, mentor, and principal of Data Inspirations, her career spans more than 25 years with a focus on improving business practices through technology. Since 2000, Stacia has been providing consulting and education services for Microsoft's business intelligence technologies. In addition, she has authored or co-authored several books covering different components of the Microsoft SQL Server database and BI platform. Stacia has presented at PASS Summit, SQLBits, Microsoft TechEd, SQL Server Magazine Connections, and various other Microsoft events. She currently lives in Southeast Alaska.