Mr. Ashley Abraham is from Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, he moved to Jackson, MS area in 1997. He currently works as a Computer Scientist at the Engineer Research & Development Center (ERDC), U.S. Army Corp of Engineers, Vicksburg, MS. He received his Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Computer Science at JSU and is currently pursuing his Computational and Data-Enabled Science & Engineering (CDS&E) Ph.D. program part-time at JSU. Mr. Abraham has worked as an analyst with Nielsen Media Research, Oldsmar, FL., as a Senior Developer at Union Pacific Railroad, Omaha, NE., as an Engineer at Caterpillar, Peoria, IL., as a Chief Software Engineer and Associate Director at Center for Defense Integrated Data, JSU for eigth years before joining ERDC in 2019. Mr. Abraham lives in the Madison, MS area with his wife and 4 daughters. In his spare time, he likes to do photography and cook Indian and Thai food, his favorites are Butter Chicken and Thai Red Curry!