Julie Lerman is the leading independent authority on the Entity Framework and has been using and teaching the technology since its inception in 2006. Julie is the author of the highly acclaimed Programming Entity Framework (with a second edition released in August 2010) and the just-released Programming Entity Framework: DbContext. She is well known in the .NET community as a Microsoft MVP, ASPInsider, and INETA Speaker. She is a prolific blogger, a frequent presenter at technical conferences large and small around the world–including TechEd and DevConnections–and a writer for many respected technical publications, including the “Data Points” column in MSDN Magazine. Recently, Julie has also been busy creating training videos for MSDN and Pluralsight.
Julia lives in Vermont where she has run the Vermont .NET User Group since 2002 and is a founding board member of the Vermont Software Developers Alliance. You can read her blog at www.thedatafarm.com/blog and her tweets at twitter.com/julielerman.