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Meet the CAC team, a diverse and dedicated group of professionals ready to propel your research forward. Our team is committed to delivering exceptional services and expertise. Together, we ensure seamless access to high-performance compute resources, innovative software design and development, and unwavering support, empowering you to tackle real-world challenges and achieve groundbreaking discoveries.

Team Members

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Nicole Hunniford

Interim Director, Advanced Research Computing

on Secondment with Smith Engineering

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Costa Dafnas

Director, Technology Operations
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Paige Beddoe

Associate Director, Research Engagement & Strategy
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Alexandra Caña

Junior Systems Developer
Amal K.

Dr. Amal Khalil

Senior Analytics Developer
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Bethany Gillen

Financial Officer
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Brandon Robertson

Virtualization and Network Specialist
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Chris Degen

Operational Project Coordinator
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Edwin Berbesi

Systems Administrator
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Elise Degen

Communications & Relations

on Secondment with the Vice-Principal Research, Communications & Digital Content

Fernando H.

Fernando Hernandez

Senior Analytics Developer
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Heidi Langen

Project Manager
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Dr. Hung Tam

Senior Analytics Developer
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Jamie Patocs

Departmental Assistant
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Jonathan Cuddy

Systems Administrator
Lucas L.

Lucas Lapczyk

Senior Security Engineer
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Michael Hanlan

User Support Specialist
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Milan Patel

System Analyst
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Nevil Joseph Silverius

Systems Engineer
Rakesh R.

Rakesh Raghavaraju

User Support Analyst
Shadi K.

Dr. Shadi Khalifa

Senior Analytics Developer
Sridhar R.

Sridhar Ravichandran

User Support Analyst

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