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Executive Committee

The activities of ACM SIGHPC run on volunteer energy. We're still ramping up activities, but there will continue to be a range of opportunities open to people who want to volunteer some of their time.

Executive Committee

SIGHPC is run by an Executive Committee that includes elected officers, appointed office-holders, and (in the future) the immediate past Chair. The chair of the Advisory Board and the past Chair of the SC Conference Series Steering Committee participate by virtue of their office.  The voting members are:

Chair Jeff Hollingsworth, University of Maryland email: Chair
Vice-Chair John West, TACC, University of Texas at Austin email: Vice-Chair
Treasurer Rajeev Thakur, Argonne National Laboratory email: Treasurer
Member-at-Large Torsten Hoefler, ETH Zurich  
Michela Taufer, University of Delaware  
Past Chair  Cherri Pancake, NACSE and Oregon State U.  
SIGHPC Advisory Committee
John West, TACC, University of Texas at Austin  
SC Steering Committee Jackie Kern, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (Conference Chair, SC15)  

Program Coordinators

Janet McCord, TACC, University of Texas at Austin email: Meetings
SC Workshops Only Veronica Vergara, Oak Ridge National Laboratory email: Meetings
Communications John West, TACC, University of Texas at Austin email: Communications
Newsletter Editor Rich Vuduc, Georgia Institute of Technology  email: Newsletter
Student Programs Barbara Horner-Miller, BHM Consulting LLC email: Students
Suzanne McIntosh, New York University (NYU) and Cloudera email: Students
Membership Unfilled email: Chair
Michela Taufer, University of Delaware email: Websites

Advisory Board

The Executive Committee is assisted by an Advisory Board, whose members are appointed to reflect SIGHPC's key constituency groups.

David Abramson University of Queensland
Candy Culhane Los Alamos National Laboratory 
Jeff Nichols Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Lucy Nowell Department of Energy
Rob Schreiber Hewlett Packard Laboratories
John West TACC, University of Texas at Austin

SIGHPC Chapter Chairs

SIGHPC Education chapter Steven I. Gordon, The Ohio State University
BigData Virtual chapter Stratos Efstathiadis, New York University
SIGHPC-RCE chapter Hensley Omorodion, University of Benin, Nigeria