My advisor is Dr. Amy
and I am member of the Big Data Systems Lab
I am an Advanced Civil School (ACS) student on a fully
funded Fellowship for the United States Army. In the summer of 2015, I
will join the faculty of the United States Military Academy at West
Point, NY in the Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS)
My previous academic experience includes an BS in Computer Engineering
from Clemson (class of 1998) and an MS in Computer Networking from North
Carolina State University (class of 2009).
My previous military assignments include two deployments in
support of Operation Iraq Freedom (2005-2006, 2010). I have been
stationed in Texas, Georgia, Alaska, North Carolina, and Maryland.
I am currently a Functional Area 24, Telecommunications
Systems Engineer in the rank of Major.
I began working on my PhD in Computer Science at Clemson University in
Fall 2012. I passed my PhD portfolio review in October 2013
to become a PhD candidate. I passed my dissertation proposal in September 2014
and plan to defend my dissertation in April 2015.