Jeff Conrad is a Senior Software Design Engineer in Test at Microsoft. Jeff works on the Access product team which is the database software that comes with the Microsoft Office Professional suite and other Office 365 SKUs. Jeff is an accomplished writer on Access and Access Services having authored three books on Access so far: Microsoft Access 2013 Inside Out, Microsoft Access 2010 Inside Out, and Microsoft Office Access 2007 Inside Out. Jeff has also been a technical reviewer on other Access books from other authors. He has given presentations at local Access user groups, TechReady, TechEd and Microsoft's SharePoint Conference. Jeff is also active in various public online forums and newsgroups helping to answer customer questions concerning Access. In addition to his busy work schedule, Jeff maintains a website ( with information and resource links for people needing guidance with the Access database program.