External Advisory Board

The Data Science External Advisory Board represents expertise from industry and academia operating in the forefront of their field. This board, in partnership with the graduate program faculty, will help to ensure that Michigan Tech's data science program remains abreast of continuously evolving industry needs. Board members will act as advocates for the program through their wide-reaching networks.

David Barnes
Program Director
Strategy and Emerging Internet Technologies, IBM

William E. DeGenaro
Business Intelligence & Investigative Services
DeGenaro & Associates, Inc.

Tom Grebinski
Founder
Yotta Data Sciences

Anne Herron
Vice President & Co-Owner
Allis Information Management, Inc. (AIM)

Lonne Jaffe
CEO
Syncsort

Philip M. Papadopoulos
Program Director, UC Computing Systems San Diego Supercomputer Center, UCSD Associate Research Professor (Adjunct) Computer Science UCSD

Jill Recla 
Bioinformatics Analyst
The Jackson Laboratory

Chris Richarde
Marketing & Advertising
Entrepreneur

John Soyring
Owner
Sisukas Consulting LLC

John Wallin
Professor of Physics and Astronomy
Director, Computational Science Program
Middle Tennessee State University