Brian Faherty

Company: Crunchy Data

Brian Faherty is a currently a Database Engineer at Crunchy Data. He first became interested in PostgreSQL while he was a Django developer. Brian has had many roles in Tech including developer, QA, DevOps, and sysadmin. After he migrated a project from MySQL to PostgreSQL, he decided to learn more. As part of this, he became an event host for the DC PostgreSQL meetups. A few years later when his company found itself without a DBA, Brian took over ownership of their PostgreSQL databases. After a few years of this, he transitioned over to Crunchy Data, where he could continue to learn more about PostgreSQL. In Brian's free time he attends Tech meetups, bikes, hikes and is an organizer for Alexandria Code & Coffee (Alexandria, VA)