F. Scott Barker has worked as a developer in the Database field for over 13 years, first with Clipper, and with Microsoft Access for the last 6 years. During his two years at Microsoft, Scott was a member of the Microsoft Access and Foxpro teams. He was a Contributing Editor for two years for Access/Visual Basic Advisor magazine, and currently writes articles for them. He has also written for Databased Advisor Magazine, Smart Access, and Informant's Microsoft Office and VBA Developer magazine. Scott has trained for Application Developers Training Company and others all around the U.S. and is a frequent speaker at Access Conferences throughout the U.S., Canada, South Asia, and Europe. He was also rated as one of the top Access speakers at Microsoft TechEd95 U.S., and spoke at Microsoft European TechEd96.