Marc Schweigert is a Developer Evangelist for Microsoft Corporation, covering the US Public Sector. Marc has 15+ years of experience in the software industry as a developer, architect, consultant and evangelist. In 2004 he joined Microsoft's Developer and Platform Evangelism team to focus all of his time on the developer community to explore, understand, and implement solutions built on the .NET platform. In addition to his extensive industry experience, he holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the Virginia Military Institute. Marc lives in Ashburn, Virginia with his wife of 11+ years and 2 children.