Garrick joined Percona in July of 2012, after working for RightNow Technologies in a sysops role for several years. He has experience with MySQL task automation, sysops development, and the Python programmming language. His professional experience has been wide and varied, having worked for Amazon, Electronic Arts, Atari, Zoot Enterprises, and having obtained his pilots license at UND.
After many years abroad, Garrick returned to his home in Bozeman Montana, and enjoys exploring the great outdoor opportunites with his wife and dog. He can also be found exploring the many varied worlds presented in videogames.