Debra Wallace Named CEO January 1, 2021
Debra Wallace joined ASA in 2008 and now has over 30 years’ experience in accounting, technical administration, and education. During the last 13 years, Wallace has served in a variety of leadership roles in the organization. She is the first female CEO and the first CEO to be promoted from within. “I am very excited to assume this new role,” said Wallace. “ASA has made significant progress in recent years to advance technology in education in the State of Alabama. I look forward to working with the educational entities along with elected officials to continue ASA’s work.”
The Alabama Supercomputer Authority (ASA) is a state-funded corporation founded in 1989 for the purpose of planning, acquiring, developing, administering and operating a statewide supercomputer and related telecommunication systems.
In addition to High Performance Computing, and with the growth of the internet, ASA developed the Alabama Research and Education Network (AREN), which offers education and research clients in Alabama internet access and other related network services. ASA has further expanded its offerings with cutting-edge application development services that include custom website / web system designs, and custom web-based applications for data-mining, reporting, and other client needs.
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