Resume

2020-06-01

EXPERIENCE

Brigham Young University - Idaho – Data Specialist

Feb 2019 - October 2020

  • Automated much of the data manipulation & cleaning involved in the development of 5 major reports for the Department of Teacher Education, potentially saving hundreds of hours of work that was previously done manually
  • Visualized Teacher Education data and create customized dashboards and web applications using R to help inform the Education Coordinating Council of potential areas of focus
  • Web scraped data using Python

BYU Pathway Worldwide - Data Analyst Intern

May 2020 - Aug 2020

  • Developed predictive models, wrangled complex data, and created reproducible reports using R and Power BI
  • Pulled data from databases with SQL and from the web via web APIs

Brigham Young University - Idaho – R Programming Lab Tutor

May 2019 – Mar 2020

  • Troubleshoot a wide variety of technical and conceptual questions from students enrolled in critical data science courses: Data Wrangling and Visualization, Intermediate Statistics, & Applied Linear Regression

Emerson Cargo Solutions – Data Analyst Intern

Apr 2019 – Aug 2019

  • Utilized Domo and R to analyze and visualize trends for temperature and location trackers, with a focus on ETL maintenance and dashboard creation

Brigham Young University - Idaho - Statistics Tutor & Teacher’s Aide

Jan 2019 – Jul 2019

  • Tutored students in the use of R for performing statistical analyses, wrangling data, and creating visualizations
  • Wrote new content for the Math 425 textbook, detailing how to develop quality graphics for linear regression analysis

EDUCATION

Brigham Young University - Idaho | Bachelor of Science in Data Science | Graduation: Apr 2021

Data Science Society – Student Safety Analysis

  • Managed a small team of data science students who performed an analysis of student injuries and mortality rates using R; compiled a report to be presented to the BYU - Idaho President’s Council in order to make campus safer

Statistical Consulting – Credit Union Machine Learning Project

  • Applied various machine learning algorithms to provide actionable insight for a local credit union to improve their rate of conversion from auto loan customers to full customers

LEADERSHIP, ACTIVITIES, HONORS

Data Science Society – President

Aug 2019 – Dec 2019

  • Oversaw the integrated efforts of over 50 students working on 9 projects for 7 different companies and organizations
  • Collaborated with over 15 different companies to host the inaugural BYU-Idaho Data Analytics Forum
  • Served as Vice President from May 2019 to July 2019 and Project Co-Manager from January 2019 to April 2019

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints – Volunteer Representative

Sep 2015 - Aug 2017

Mexico Oaxaca Mission
  • Trained and led teams ranging from 4 to 20 people, helping them to set and achieve various goals
  • Taught religious beliefs & strong values in the Spanish language and gave service throughout 60+ hour work weeks

Boy Scouts of America Eagle Scout Award – Obtained May 2013

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Extensive knowledge of R; Proficient with Python & Power BI; Familiar with SQL
  • Enjoy rock climbing, yoga, board games, and competing in Spikeball tournaments