Pat Wright has been a DBA for the past 15+ years and working in the Big Data space with Hadoop/Elastic search for the past 3 years. Pat has been working on Postgres for the last 2 years and runs the local postgres users group. Pat has been a SQL Server MVP, PASS Board of director and organizer of several users groups.
Pat has a night job running Utah Geek Events(501c(3)). Which helps to run events for the community. Utah Geek Events partners with Utah SQL Saturday, Sharepoint Saturday, Utah game jam and many other conferences and user groups.