Our alumni follow a diverse array of paths ranging from academic, to industry, to government work. Check out some of their stories below.

Government

Becca Siegel

Senior Advisor for Tech & Delivery, COVID-19 Response

The White House

Alumus of the QMSS class of 2018, Becca.served as the Cheif Analytics Officer for the Biden Campaign during the 2020 US presidential elections. After a successful campaign, Becca went on to join President Biden's White House staff as Senior Advisor for Tech and Delivery on the COVID Response Team. In this role, she delivers insights to help the administration mitigate and resolve the novel Croonavirus crisis in the United States. Previousy she worked as an analyst for Blue Labs and Hilary for Amarica. To learn more about her work, connect with Becca on LinkedIn HERE!

Industry

Jeff Chen

Vice President of Data Science

Nordic Entertainment Group

Alumus of the QMSS class of 2011, Jeff is computational statistician with experience leading data science initiatives in over 40 fields. He is currently the VP of data science for streaming services at Nordic Entertainment Group/Viaplay in Northern Europe and also an affiliated researcher at the Bennett Institute for Public Policy at the University of Cambridge. Previously, he worked in a wide range of fields from climate change at NASA and the White House (Obama Administration) to fire risk prediction at the NYC Fire Department (Bloomberg Administration) to ML for the US' Gross Domestic Product at the US Bureau of Economic Analysis. He has served as an advisor to professional sports teams for machine learning-based scouting and tech startups on data product strategy. To learn more about his work, connect with Jeff on LinkedIn HERE!

Start-Up

Bob Filbin

Cheif Data Scientists

Crisis Text Line

2011 alum, Bob Filbin, is Chief Data Scientist at Crisis Text Line, the first large-scale 24/7 national crisis line for teens on the medium they use and trust most: texting. Bob specializes in the application of behavioral psychology to questions of data collection, analysis, and reporting, to make sure data leads to strategic actions. Bob has given keynote lectures on using data to drive behavioral change at the YMCA National CIOs Conference, NFAR Summit, and SXSW. He has written for the Harvard Business Review and Medium, and was named one of the Chronicle of Philanthropy’s 40 Under 40 in 2016 who are making their mark in the nonprofit world. You can read more about his work in Philanthropy.com's 2016 profile.

NGO/Nonprofit

Eurry Kim

Manager of Sibscriber and Platform Analystics

Disney Streaming Services

A member of the QMSS class of 2013, Eury works as the Manager, Subscriber and Platform Analytics at Disney Streaming Services. Before joinging The Walt Disney Corporation she worked for Facebook before joining the Hillary for America Campaign as Director of Fundraising/Digital Analytics. Working on the campaign, Eurry managed a team of analysts tasked with answering strategic questions and reporting on the campaign fundraising efforts. Collaborating with teams across the campaign, Eurry is a lynch pin in force behind Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential bid. To find out more about her career trajectory, connect with her on LinkedIn.