2023 Grace Hopper Celebration

The world’s largest gathering of women and nonbinary technologists

PNNL at the Grace Hopper Conference September 26 thru the 29th

Graphic by Shannon Colson for Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

September 26 – 29, 2023

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) will be at the Grace Hopper Celebration (GHC) from September 26 - 29!

Our scientists and engineers draw on their abilities in chemistry, Earth sciences, and data analytics to advance scientific discovery and create solutions to the nation's toughest challenges in energy resilience and national security. 

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A day in the life of a PNNL intern.

Want to know more about working at PNNL? Join one of the sessions below!

Wednesday, September 27 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT (2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST)

Friday, September 29 - 6:00 AM - 7:00 AM PDT (9:00 AM - 10:00 AM EST)

Let's talk!

Are you adventurous, collaborative, determined, and looking for a place where you can make an impact? Do you want to be part of a team that is doing things that have never been done before?

Come talk to us!

We’re looking for motivated candidates in the areas of data science, high-performance computing, cybersecurity, software engineering, and computational mathematics and statistics. 

Stop by and learn more about what it's like working for a national laboratory and the exciting scientific breakthroughs happening at PNNL. 

Booth Hours (Booth #313)

  • September 26 - 5:00 PM–6:30 PM EDT
  • September 27 - 9:00 AM–5:00 PM EDT
  • September 28 - 9:00 AM–5:00 PM EDT
  • September 29 - 9:00 AM–2:00 PM EDT

Meet the GHC team!

Meet PNNL engineers, scientists, researchers, managers, and recruiters who can tell you about available positions and how you can help us change the world!

AI and Data Analytics

  • Sarah Akers - Data Scientist
  • Carrie Carlson - Software Test Engineer
  • Jessica Delucchi - Project Manager, AI & Data Analytics
  • Jeff Evans - Group Lead, Software Eng. & Architecture

Computational Biology

  • Sara Gosline - Data Scientist & Computational Biologist

Cyber Security and Data Ops

  • Lisa Campbell - Cyber Security Analyst
  • Alysha Johnson - Cyber Security Engineer
  • Lauren Smith - IT Engineer

 Energy and Environment

  • Sadie Montgomery - Project Manager, Risk & Environmental Assessment

 Human Resources

  • Alexa Gray - University Recruiter
  • Emily Denslow - Recruiter

Physical and Computational Sciences

  • Gokcen Kestor - Computer Scientist 
  • Burcu Mutlu - Computer Scientist 
  • Poorva Sharma - Software Engineer
  • Brenda Tetreault - Project Manager, Physical Detection Systems

Research Computing and Information Technology

  • Katarina Capalbo - Software Engineer
  • Phil George - Architecture Team Lead
  • Alicia Grundhoffer - Project Manager
  • Trisha Watson - Web Software Enginee
Video: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Next to the PNNL logo are the words: Grace Hopper Celebration 2023, September 26 to 29, and the web address ghc dot anita b dot org. Below are animated line drawings of female and non-binary presenting people appearing atop STEM-related iconography.
Animation by Sara Levine for Pacific Northwest National Laboratory