Loretta Auvil works at the ARI as a technical consultant and at the Illinois Informatics Institute (I3) at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign as a Senior Project Coordinator.
She received a M.S. in Computer Science from Virginia Tech and a B.S. in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science from Alderson-Broaddus College. She has worked with a diverse set of application drivers to integrate machine learning and information visualization techniques to solve the needs of research partners. She has led software development and research projects for many years. Prior to working for I3 and ARI, she spent many years at NCSA on machine learning and information visualization projects and several years creating tools for visualizing performance data of parallel computer programs at Rome Laboratory and Oak Ridge National Laboratory.