With over 20 years of experience, Mary is a veteran in the field of database administration and management. Her career has included positions at Oracle, where she worked an instructor, various DBA roles while living in Texas, and most recently, as a Senior DBA at the software firm, Trimble Inc. in Marlborough, MA.
In her previous DBA positions, Mary often served as a liaison between departments, working collaboratively with teams including application development, QA, systems administration and senior management. With her numerous years of hands-on database and IT experience, Mary has a thorough understanding of both Oracle and general IT best practices. Her across-the-board DBA skills include database design & implementation, integration, PL/SQL coding, tuning & troubleshooting, backup & recovery as well as capacity planning.
In her spare time, Mary likes to play golf and tennis, she loves to travel (especially to Hawaii!) and is a big animal lover. She has had horses and many other pets over the years, including her 3 cats (Richie, Ray and Roxie) who were adopted from a litter of feral kittens.