Marisa Brazil is an outreach and broader engagement professional with over 10 years of experience in the higher education research community that utilizes HPC resources.
Marisa has a dual-role as Program Manager at Purdue University's Rosen Center for Advanced Computing (RCAC) and Coordinator of the NSF-funded XSEDE Campus Champions program. As Program Manager at Purdue’s RCAC, Marisa manages the Purdue Women in HPC program and as well as various social media, marketing, and outreach projects for the department.
As Campus Champions Coordinator, she oversees a community-based program that connects and supports more than 400 cyberinfrastructure professionals who help their researchers identify and use the computational resources that best fit their needs. Marisa is part of the leadership team that coordinates the Champions broader engagement, sustainability and strategic planning efforts and manages the marketing and communications for the program.