Maria Colgan, Oracle Corporation

Maria Colgan is a master product manager at Oracle Corporation and has been with the company since version 7.3’s release in 1996. Maria’s core responsibility is creating material and lectures on the Oracle Database as well as best practices for incorporating it into your environments. She is also responsible for soliciting feedback from customers and partners and incorporating it into future releases of the product.

Prior to this role, she was the product manager for Oracle Database In-Memory and the Oracle Database query optimizer. Maria is the primary author of the SQLMaria blog and a contributing author of the Oracle Optimizer blog