Jeff Parkhurst was the Center Director for the ISTC for Agile HW Design, which was the initial funding for the AHA effort. He assisted the PIs in managing the operational details in each center as well as driving direction setting of the research. Prior to this assignment, Jeff was Program Director for the Intel Science and Technology Centers for Big Data at MIT and Cloud Computing and Embedded Computing at CMU. Jeff received his BS from University of Nevada at Reno in 1983 and his MS from the University of California at Davis in 1988 and his PhD at Purdue University in 1994. He is the author of numerous papers and one patent. He has been at Intel Corporation since 1994.