I'm a Data Scientist with a PhD in Ecology & Evolutionary Biology and a background in Engineering.
I build wonderful things with data.
Croptix has developed a proprietary optical method that can look inside leaves to identify indicators of crop disease. This technology is field deployable, allowing growers to rapidly and economically screen large areas on a recurring basis, and manage diseases as early as possible.
I design and build scalable data analysis pipelines at Croptix, and help manage the wide-range of greenfield projects that we're working on.
MealPal is a subscription service that provides members with hundreds of lunch choices near where they live or work for a flat, monthly fee. Users can discover new restaurants and save money, while restaurants can increase revenue during their busiest hours of the day.
As a Data Scientist at MealPal, I built new data products that improved user experiences and drove company growth.
Insight is an intensive seven week post-doctoral training fellowship bridging the gap between academia and data science.
I created Skua, a Chrome extension that automatically filters out abusive Twitter content in real time.
Apex Systems specializes in providing IT professionals for contract, contract-to-hire and direct placements.
As a contractor with Apex Systems, I built custom machine-learning software in C# to integrate with the client's in-house analytics toolkit.
In the U.S. alone, invasive species cost more than $100 billion annually in economic and environmental losses. These losses affect agriculture, forestry, fisheries, and transportation infrastructure.
I investigated how evolution can make invasive species spread faster over time, and how statistical models can be applied to predict the spread of invasive species.
Simplify Healthcare provides niche software solutions and services to Health plans and third party administrator (TPAs), so they can navigate the rapidly changing market landscape.
As a short-term consultant with Simplify Healthcare, I re-built the functionality of legacy software for a client that provides market research and analytics to Fortune 500 companies.
Vidaris is a provider of niche consulting services within the architecture, engineering and construction industries focusing on high-performance buildings and specialty structures. They provide solutions for building envelope, energy efficiency, sustainability, code advisory and construction advisory projects.
I estimated energy cost savings by numerically simulating annual energy expenditure for multiple HVAC configurations.