Phil Reese has been involved in technology for >25 years. He worked 10 years at USC, as Executive Director, Infrastructure Core. Then at the obligatory start up company, The .tv Corporation. He has been at Stanford University for the last seven years. Starting as Director of Networking and moved to his current role of Faculty and Research Computing Strategist. While he talks with many faculty members, his main role is to facilitate the development of a new joint campus/SLAC HPC facility to be sited at the SLAC National Accelerator Lab.