Andrea Whitesell

Andrea Whitesell
Andrea Whitesell
Senior Research Program Manager
(217) 333-2399
432 Coordinated Science Lab

Biography

Andrea Whitesell is a Senior Research Program Manager for the DHS sponsored Critical Infrastructure Resilience Institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the center which includes managing the reporting to government agencies, facilitating communications to stakeholders, organizing professional center outreach and educational events including workshops and conferences, scheduling speakers, managing research publications, and coordinating workforce development and student internship programs. Andrea has worked at Illinois for over 20 years managing cyber security research projects sponsored by AFRL, NSA, ARO, HHS, Intel and Microsoft.