The Advisory Board of our Masters in Applied Data Science program consists of executives and professionals from our community as well as organizations around the world who are committed to enhancing knowledge and practice of Data Science and Business Analytics. They take an active role in guiding and promoting our program and help its curriculum to remain up-to-date and on par with the expectations of the industry. They also offer various opportunities and initiatives for our students to help them shape their careers.

Ellen Belitzky, Ph.D.
Business Intelligence Stream Leader
Danone North America

Michael Hawrylycz, Ph.D.
Director, Informatics and Data Science
Allen Institute for Brain Science

Joe Bungo
Deep Learning Institute Program Manager
NVIDIA Corporation

Kevin Hunt
Team Lead Data Scientist
Novetta, Inc. & New College Alum

Dan Camper
Senior Architect
LexisNexis Risk Solutions Group

Roxie Jerde
President and Chief Executive Officer
Community Foundation of Sarasota County

Michael P. Crosby, Ph.D.
President & Chief Executive Officer
Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium

Beth Porter, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer
Riff Analytics, Inc.

Tom Grant
Principal Analytical Training Consultant
SAS

Vicki P. Raeburn
Co-Founder and Chief Financial/Strategy Officer
Panartis Corporation

Ellis Wong
Director of Engineering
Homesite Insurance

David Shrier
Serial Entrepreneur and Corporate Innovator
Visionary Future, LLC

Mulugeta Haile, Ph.D.
Research Team Leader
U.S. Army Research Laboratory

Destin Wells
Vice President of Business Development Services
Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County

Norman Worthington
Chairman
Sangoma Technologies Corporation