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Penelope Brooks, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor

Penelope is a proud veteran, with Air Force (AF) jobs ranging from programming to enterprise-level policy writing. After 12 years in the AF, she held key management positions at several large, public companies. Penelope’s collegiate career began at the University of Maine, graduating with a BA in Computer Science. While in the AF, she was selected for full-time graduate school twice, for her MS in Computer Science at the AF Institute of Technology and then for her PhD at the University of Maryland. Penelope’s research in GUI testing has been extended to web and vulnerability testing, and has other applications as well.

Penelope’s forté is Project Management. Early in her career, she led complex scheduling and coordination involving multiple organizations and hundreds of employees. Having a mix of technical and management skills, Penelope is a successful Project Manager in a technical domain.