As a Senior MySQL Architect/Consultant, I assist many Fortune 500 companies with their MySQL woes. Anything and everything from performance tuning and backups and recovery to system design and query rewriting. I am also an expert with PHP-memcached integration and MySQL Cluster (NDB) setup and tuning.
As lead trainer, I travel all over the world teaching employees of clients on the best practices of MySQL.
As leader on a team of 3, I managed the day-to-day MySQL operations for 2,400 MySQL servers.
As the Senior MySQL DBA for SoftLayer Managed Hosting department, I oversaw the database needs for all things MySQL by provide consulting services for new, existing and growing customers and troubleshooting issues when they arise.
I also developed new and innovative ways to increase efficiency within the Linux team by introducing new or improving existing methods of automation.
During my 4 years at UT Austin, I was Vice-President of the Residence Hall Association; managing the communications of over 25,000 on-campus residents. I was employed by the core web-design team and internal linux team for 2 years.