Michael (Mike) Zentner is the Directory of HUBzero, which is one of the many projects he runs. He completed his PhD in chemical engineering only to fall in love with software during that time, never to do chemical engineering as a profession. Mike has an international MBA from Purdue University and from TIAS business school in the Netherlands. He has been involved in the closed source mode of operation for a long time prior to starting his academic career. Mike spent 18 years as a senior team member in entrepreneurial startup companies dealing with supply chain optimization, collaboration, and data analytics. For the past 6 years, Mike has been a senior research scientist at Purdue University working on data analytics.