Dr. Stanzione became the Executive Director of the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin in July 2014, previously serving as Deputy Director. He is the principal investigator (PI) for National Science Foundation (NSF) grants to deploy and support both Frontera and Stampede2, large-scale supercomputers. Stanzione is also the PI of TACC's Wrangler system, a supercomputer for data-focused applications. For six years, he was co-director of CyVerse, a large-scale NSF life sciences cyberinfrastructure. Stanzione was also a co-principal investigator for TACC's Ranger and Lonestar supercomputers, large-scale NSF systems previously deployed at UT Austin. Stanzione received his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and his master's degree and doctorate in computer engineering from Clemson University.