Anna Maria Bailey

High Performance Computing Chief Engineer, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Anna Maria is Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s (LLNL) HPC Chief Engineer.  She holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and is registered with the California Board for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors. She has more than 30 years of experience in multiple engineering roles at LLNL, notably serving as the design/construction manager for LLNL’s HPC Center, which houses some of the world’s most powerful supercomputers.

In addition, she led the effort to earn LEED certification for two HPC facilities and is currently overseeing the planning of an Exascale facility modernization project to prepare for unprecedented Exascale facility infrastructure challenges. She also serves as the co-chair of the Energy Efficient HPC Working Group (EE HPC WG). Their mission is to reduce expenditure and curb environmental impact through increased efficiencies in HPC centers by encouraging the community to lead in energy efficiency as they do in computing performance.