Joan Lambert has worked in the training and certification industry for 16 years. As President of (OTSI), Joan is responsible for guiding the translation of technical information and requirements into useful, relevant, and measurable training and certification tools.
Joan is a Microsoft Office Certified Master, a Microsoft Certified Application Specialist Instructor, a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist, a Microsoft Certified Trainer, and the author of more than two dozen books about Windows and Office (for Windows and Mac). Joan enthusiastically shares her love of technology through her participation in the creation of books, learning materials, and certification exams. She greatly enjoys communicating the benefits of new technologies by delivering training and facilitating Microsoft Experience Center events.
Joan currently lives in a nearly perfect small town in Texas with her daughter, Trinity.
Curtis Frye is a writer, speaker, and performer who lives in Portland, Oregon. He is the author or coauthor of more than 20 books, including Microsoft Excel 2010 Step by Step and Microsoft Excel 2010 Plain & Simple. In addition to his writing, Curt presents keynote addresses on Excel and motivational topics.