CyVerse.org provides a platform for researchers studying plant diversity and has helped undergraduate biology students complete their honors theses examining factors affecting root growth. (Credit: Cowpea Diversity panel by James Burridge at URBC, South Africa, 2013)

Leadership Team

Name Role Service Area Institutional Affiliation Email
Maytal Dahan Associate Director Scientific Software Collaborative Texas Advanced Computing Center maytal@tacc.utexas.edu
Linda Hayden Associate Director Workforce Development Elizabeth City State University haydenl@mindspring.com
Katherine A. Lawrence Associate Director Community Engagement & Exchange University of Michigan School of Information kathla@umich.edu
Marlon Pierce Associate Director Extended Developer Support Indiana University marpierc@iu.edu
Nancy Wilkins-Diehr Director, SGCI Management San Diego Supercomputer Center, UCSD wilkinsn@sdsc.edu
Michael Zentner Associate Director Incubator Purdue University mzentner@purdue.edu

Staff

Name Role Service Area Institutional Affiliation
Eroma Abeysinghe Consultant Extended Developer Support Indiana University
Israa Bukhari Graphic Design Consultant Incubator Purdue University
Juliana Casavan Entrepreneurship Consultant Incubator Purdue Foundry
Marcus Christie SSC Staff Scientific Software Collaborative Indiana University
Megan Dale Science Gateway Manager Incubator Purdue University
John Gentle Consultant Extended Developer Support Texas Advanced Computing Center
Sandra Gesing Campus-based Development Group Consultant Incubator/Community Engagement & Exchange University of Notre Dame Center for Research Computing
Joal Hathaway WD Staff Workforce Development Elizabeth City State University
Randy Heiland Cybersecurity Consultant Incubator Indiana University
Betsy Hillery Incubator Operations Manager Incubator Purdue University
Martin Hunt Consultant Extended Developer Support Purdue University
Derrick Kearney Consultant Extended Developer Support/Incubator Purdue University
Mike Keller SSC Staff Scientific Software Collaborative Texas Advanced Computing Center
Joseph Kulisics EDS Consultant, SSC Staff Extended Developer Support/Scientific Software Collaborative Texas Advanced Computing Center
Nancy Maron Sustainability Consultant Incubator BlueSky to BluePrint, LLC
Suresh Marru Technology Consultant Incubator/Extended Developer Support/Workforce Development Indiana University
David Montoya Website Development, SSC Staff Community Engagement & Exchange/Scientific Software Collaborative Texas Advanced Computing Center
Nayiri Mullinix Community Engagement Coordinator Community Engagement & Exchange University of Michigan School of Information
Supun Nakandala SSC Staff Scientific Software Collaborative Indiana University
Sudhakar Pamidighantam Consultant Extended Developer Support Indiana University
Shawn Rice Consultant Extended Developer Support Purdue University
Alejandro Rocha SSC Staff Scientific Software Collaborative Texas Advanced Computing Center
Ilya Shunko Graphic Design Consultant Incubator Purdue University
Steve Snyder Consultant Extended Developer Support Purdue University
Matt Stemalzic SSC Staff Scientific Software Collaborative Texas Advanced Computing Center
Mihaela Vorvoreanu
Usability Consultant Incubator Purdue University
Kevin Wojkovich SSC Staff Scientific Software Collaborative Purdue University
Mona Wong Consultant Extended Developer Support San Diego Supercomputer Center, UCSD
Jeff Wood WD Staff Workforce Development Elizabeth City State University
Choonhan Youn EDS Consultant, SSC Staff Extended Developer Support/Scientific Software Collaborative San Diego Supercomputer Center, UCSD
Ann Zimmerman Evaluation & Impact Measurement Consultant Incubator Ann Zimmerman Consulting

Steering Committee

Name Title and Institutional Affiliation Website
Jim Bottum Research Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Clemson University, Presidential Fellow at Internet2 Website
Roger Hathaway Retired Head of the NASA Langley Office of Education Website
Rich Loft Director of Technology Development (TDD) for the Computational and Information Systems Laboratory (CISL) at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR). Website
Grant Miller Zooniverse community manager  
Mark Miller PI in Integrative BioSciences at the San Diego Supercomputer Center Website
Kristin A. Persson Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California at Berkeley; Staff Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Director, The Materials Project Website
Ian Stokes-Rees computational scientist at Continuum Analytics Website
James Taylor Professor of Biology and Associate Professor of Computer Science at Johns Hopkins University; original developer of the Galaxy platform for data analysis Website
Kaitlin Thaney Senior Fellow, Mozilla Foundation Website
Kate Wittenberg Managing Director of Portico Website