After serving eight years in the U.S. Navy, Mike Libassi was employed by Intel Corp., in 1995, starting on the manufacturing floor. He also worked in metrology for a year. After gathering enough experience, he then moved into a quality engineering group. His next move was into a software testing position in Chandler, Arizona. After working one year in quality engineering and attending two years of night school, in 1998, Mike received a bachelors degree in information systems from the University of Phoenix. After graduation, Mike worked as a software tester for two years, performing roles with automated testing and metrics. During the past four years at Intel, quality and metrics have been a part of Mike’s job function. Currently, Mike’s position at Intel Corp. involves driving software metrics for the Capacity and Execution Systems Department.