Stephen Lien Harrell is a Scientific Software Analyst in Research Computing at Purdue University. Previously, Stephen spent more than 6 years as a Senior HPC System Administrator on the Research Systems team at Purdue and has more than 15 years of experience in System Administration at scale. He is involved in a number projects aimed at HPC education and the long tail of research computing at Purdue. Stephen served as the chair of the Student Cluster Competition at SC16 and SC17 and is currently pursuing an M.S. in Atmospheric Science with a specialization in Computational Science and Engineering.