Mihaela Malita is professor emerita of Saint Anselm College in New Hampshire, where she taught for 16 years. She has a doctorate from the University of Bucharest, Romania. Her research area is parallel algorithms on new computer architectures dedicated to parallel processing, research done in collaboration with the Politechnical University of Bucharest, Romania. She is a founder of the CSTA-NH association and organized 13 editions of the New Hampshire high school programming contests. Her latest interests are teaching students to create art (drawing) by coding using the Processing, a programming language designed especially for artists.