Dr. Maria T. Earle is an adjunct professor of Computer Science at Lone Star College located in The Woodlands, TX. Dr. Earle earned a bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering from Boston University, a masters degree in Software Engineering from Penn State University, and a doctorate in education, with an emphasis on technology education, from University of Houston. Dr. Earle is CEO of Intellifunda LLC, home of the MePower IOT Learning Apps. In addition, Dr. Earle is CEO of MePower INC, a 501 (c) (3) organization providing computer technical training and scientific research. This will be Dr. Earle’s first IEEEXtreme competition and she is honored to have this opportunity to serve as a judge in the 2019 IEEEXtreme Competition.