Kevin Loney is a leader in data governance, engineering, nonprofit, and publishing fields. He has led the design and implementation of analytic and operational database systems serving the health care and financial industries, building solutions and the organizations that implement and govern them. In these roles he drives the goals of the technology, regulatory, and business executives, and works with aligned global organizations to optimize benefits. He is actively working with the National Marrow Donor Program (BeTheMatch), whose mission is saving lives through cellular therapy with the vision of democratizing cell therapy with equal outcomes for all.
He is the best-selling author of data technology books in the world. The 21 books on which he has been the sole or primary author include Oracle12c DBA Handbook and ORACLE Advanced Tuning and Administration (for database administrators), and Oracle 12c: The Complete Reference and ORACLE SQL & PL/SQL Annotated Archives (for developers). He has presented at Oracle user conferences in North America and Europe where he has been among the highest-rated presenters.
Awards and Community Service:
He has twice been awarded his company’s highest award for leadership. As a community leader, he has been an anonymous bone marrow/stem cell donor for an unrelated patient, has led multiple bone marrow donor registry drives and built an annual marathon campaign as a fundraiser for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. He recently completed a second term on the board of trustees for LCS. The largest customer of the Food Bank of Delaware, LCS supplies 14 food pantries throughout New Castle County, provides rental assistance to those in need, and partners with local health care providers to align emergency food services with health care outcomes.