Suellen Eslinger is a Distinguished Engineer at The Aerospace
Corporation with over 40 years experience in software engineering and the
acquisition of software-intensive systems. During her 23 years at Aerospace,
she has supported numerous Air Force and NRO space programs. She is a
Principal Investigator for software acquisition research and also leads curriculum
development and delivery of software acquisition training courses for The
Aerospace Institute. Previously, she worked at Computer Sciences Corporation
(CSC) and General Research Corporation (GRC), where she developed software
and managed software development projects for DoD and NASA systems. Ms.
Eslinger is widely published and has given numerous conference presentations
and tutorials in the fields of software engineering and software acquisition. She
has B.S. and M.S. degrees in mathematics, from Goucher College and University
of Arizona, respectively.