Trisha is a networking researcher with several years of experience in cloud network infrastructure and routing design. She works as a senior software engineer at Fastly, Inc., a company that provides an edge cloud platform for faster content delivery. Her current work involves design of the network control plane in edge cloud networks, where routing decisions are made to optimize traffic flow. She obtained her Ph.D. from North Carolina State University, focusing on resilient routing protocols for wireless ad hoc networks. In her spare time, she likes to travel, hike, backpack and sing.