ORG Purdue University
Kay Hunt is the Project Coordinator for the Campus Champions Program, a national project sponsored by the National Science Foundation. The Campus Champions program supports campus representatives as the local source of knowledge about high-performance computing opportunities and resources available locally, regionally, and nationally. She has responsibility for over 110 Campus Champions located at over 80 institutions who develop relationships between and among faculty and staff. The knowledge and assistance provided by the Champions empower campus researchers, educators, and students to advance scientific discovery.
Kay''s responsibilities with the TeraGrid in addition to the Campus Champion program are working with the Education, Outreach, and Training group and the External Relations group. Kay''s primary focus at Purdue University is project management, communications, and outreach. Kay is actively involved in driving collaborations between the Champion program and the CI Days Consortium, Internet2, Open Science Grid, SuraGrid, EDUCAUSE, and the National Lambda Rail. Appropriately she is the Project Director for the Purdue University CI Days initiative. Kay has held many leadership positions which include the annual TeraGrid Conference and the Supercomputing Conferences serving on the SC07 Communication Committee, the SC10 Education Committee, and the SC11 Executive Committee.
Kay has been with Purdue University over 35 years and has many years experience in information technology and research. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics from Indiana University.
Time 10/07/09 12:00PM-01:00PM
Time 10/06/09 06:30PM-07:30PM