George Garrett has been working at Columbia since 1998. Prior to joining the Research Computing Services team in April 2014, he collaborated closely with RCS to assist in the pilot, planning, and launch of the Hotfoot, Yeti, and Habanero HPC clusters. In his current role he is working on provisioning and expanding the HPC clusters and assisting in the introduction of new research computing initiatives. George has 15 years of experience in Linux system administration and has a keen interest in graphics programming, artificial intelligence, and decentralized technologies. He has a BA in Music and an MS in Technology Management, both from Columbia University.