Prasad Tetali is a professor in the schools of mathematics and computer science at Georgia Tech. He is currently the Associate Chair for Research in the School of Mathematics, after having served as the Interim Chair of the School for two years. He received his Ph.D. from the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences (NYU) in 1991. Following postdoctoral study as a Member of Technical Staff at AT&T Bell Labs in Murray Hill (NJ), he joined Georgia Tech in 1994. His research interests span discrete mathematics, probability and the theory of computing. Tetali served as the Editor-in-Chief of the SIAM Journal of Discrete Mathematics (2009-2011), and as the Director of Georgia Tech's interdisciplinary research think-tank, Algorithms & Randomness Center (ARC), during 2011-2014. He is recognized as an inaugural SIAM Fellow (2009) and an inaugural AMS Fellow (2012).