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Kendal Van Dyke

United States
Ocoee, FL


Kendal Van Dyke is a practiced IT professional with over a decade of experience in SQL Server development and administration. Based in Orlando, FL, Kendal is currently a Principal Consultant with UpSearch SQL in Cleveland, OH, where he helps companies keep their SQL Servers running in high gear. Kendal stays active in the SQL Community by speaking at users groups and events such as SQL Saturday, .NET Code Camp, and the PASS Summit. Kendal has previously served on the PASS Board of Directors as a Director-At-Large in charge of SQLSaturday.

Kendal is also a Microsoft MVP for SQL Server, President of the PASS chapter MagicPASS in Orlando, a member of the planning team for the inaugural PASS SQLRally in Orlando, FL, and a member of the planning team for Orlando's annual SQLSaturday.

Kendal is known as @SQLDBA on Twitter and maintains a technical blog on SQL Server topics at