Registration opens May 2019 San Diego,CA September 18-21, 2019

2019 Tapia Conference

As Director of Programs at CRA, Erik is involved with a broad range of programs focusing on human resources, community-building, and connecting CRA with other organizations advancing computer science and engineering. Before joining CRA, Erik worked to advance computer science education as an Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellow within the Directorate for Computer & Information Science & Engineering at the National Science Foundation (NSF). As part of the Education and Workforce Program at NSF, which included Broadening Participation in Computing and Computing Education for the 21st Century, Erik worked to engage and retain students from underrepresented groups in computer science.