Articles by John Deardurff


MCT Regional Lead 2022

John Deardurff selected for another two-year term as an MCT Regional Lead for 2022-2023. It has truly been an honor serving the MCT community.



Azure Data Engineer

John Deardurff passed the DP-200 and DP-201 exam for the Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Engineer certification.


Certification Summer 2020

During the summer of 2020, I earned four new Microsoft certifications. This brings me to over sixty in total with 86 Microsoft exams passed.


Accessibility in Action

Earners of the Accessibility in Action digital badge have demonstrated their knowledge and skills in creating an inclusive culture.


Teaching in San Francisco

This isn’t my first time in California, but the first time outside the airport. I got to spend the first week of December 2019 in…


MCT DAY and PASS Summit

What an amazing two weeks that started in Orlando for MCT Day the Saturday before Microsoft Ignite, then a quick trip to Seattle for the…