CTO at Renegade Partners

MS From Michigan State University
Male
San Francisco, California
WORK DETAILS
November 2019 - Present
(11 Months)

Jigsaw Venture Capital

Angel Investor
I'm an active angel investor in over 40 companies. A selection of my portfolio can be found at https://www.jigsawvc.com/.
June 2014 - Present
(6 Years and 4 Months)

Various

Advisor
Proud to serve on the advisory boards of the following companies:- Standard Cognition (2017-2019)- door2door (2017-2019)- LVRG (2018 - 2019)- Curated (2019- current) … see more
August 2018 - Present
(2 Years and 2 Months)

Data Collective

Equity Partner
Excited to be a member of the Data Collective group!
March 2017 - Present
(3 Years and 7 Months)
June 2019 - November 2019
(6 Months)

Tala

Chief Data Officer
November 2017 - November 2018
(1 year and 1 month)

Playground Global

Entrepreneur In Residence
September 2017 - December 2017
(4 Months)

Uber

Head of Data & Engineering, Pricing & Operations Tooling
Building the world's most intelligent freight marketplace. I helped our Operations Tools group launch our internal brokerage tools, including our load board and load booking suite. I launched the Uber Freight Marketplace Dynamics team, focusing on optimizing how the brokerage acquires and fulfills freight opportunities, as well as owning algorithmic pricing for the brokerage. … see more
January 2017 - September 2017
(9 Months)

Uber

Head of Data Science Platform
Building a research focused, analytically driven group of data professionals. The Data Science & Analytics team is responsible for pre-feature development research and feasibility experimentation, as well as post-facto analysis to determine the efficacy and quality of complex data features and products.
August 2015 - January 2017
(1 year and 6 Months)

Uber

Head of Data Science
January 2014 - August 2015
(1 year and 8 Months)

Uber

Data Scientist
Mathematics, Applied Statistics, Demand Forecasting,Computer Programming, Dynamic Pricing algorithms. Solving mathematical problems in the transportation industry.
July 2011 - January 2014
(2 Years and 7 Months)

Michigan State University

Teaching Assistant/Researcher
In addition to carrying a full graduate courseload, I currently teach undergraduate physics lab. I research and present informative lab lectures, as well as grade quizzes and labs for nearly 60 students. I am also in charge of organizing and maintaining a grade system for my students throughout the semester, as well as handling the administrative tasks associated with the class. … see more
August 2008 - August 2011
(3 Years and 1 month)
EDUCATIONAL DETAILS

Michigan State University

Physics
MS
GPA: 4.0. Awarded Teaching Assistantship three times (Fall 2008, Spring 2009, Summer 2009).
2008-2011

Xavier University

Physics (major), Math/Computer Science (minor)
BS
Graduated with a 3.2 (3.65 Physics) GPA. Awards include:Michigan Merit Award (2004-2005) and the Xavier Presidential Scholarship (2004-2008). Awarded a Hauck Research Grant twice (Summer 2005, Fall 2007), as well as being a Hauck Scholar. Helped to organize and found the Xavier Club Football Team and was elected game captain three times by teammates.
2004-2008