Student ProfilesThe Institute seeks to enroll talented and motivated students each year in its Master of Science in Analytics (MSA) degree program. The current roster is provided below. For additional information about our students, see the annual Admissions Report.

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Master of Science in Analytics, Class of 2023

Hardy Agarwal
PG.D., Statistical Methods and Analytics, Indian Statistical Institute, 2020
B.S.(Hon.), Economics, Symbiosis International University, 2019
Sandro Alavidze
B.A., with College Honors in Economics, Earlham College, 2019
Sarah Austin
B.S., summa cum laude, Statistics, Elon University, 2022
Karthick Krishna Balaji
B.E., Electronics and Communication Engineering, Anna University, 2016
Brendan Bammer
B.S., Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, 2022
Shalu Barigala
B.S., Computer Science, University of South Carolina, 2019
Kay Bean
B.S., with Distinction in Statistics and Analytics; Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2022
Lexi Bell
B.S.P.H., with Highest Distinction in Biostatistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2022
Jason Blaisdell
B.S., magna cum laude, Aerospace Engineering, NC State University, 2022
Ann Marie Brasacchio
M.S., Chemistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2018
B.A., magna cum laude, Chemistry, Wheaton College (Massachusetts), 2016
Cameron Bumgarner
B.A., Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2012
Camille Carter
B.A., Economics-Statistics, Barnard College, 2022
Ryan Cherry
B.S., summa cum laude, Textile Technology, NC State University, 2022
Kevin Conroy
B.S., summa cum laude, Statistics, NC State University, 2022
Kathleen Dang
B.S.P.H., with Highest Distinction in Biostatistics; Global Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2021
Justin De La Rosa
B.S., summa cum laude, Statistics, NC State University, 2021
Matt Dinwiddie
B.S.P.H., with Distinction in Biostatistics; Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2022
Connor Donlen
B.S., summa cum laude, Computer Science, University of Mississippi, 2022
Eric Drew
B.S., summa cum laude, Statistics, NC State University, 2022
B.S., summa cum laude, Economics, NC State University, 2022
Michael Drewery
B.S.B.A., Business Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2019
Isabella Dyson
B.S., summa cum laude, Business Administration, NC State University, 2022
Wyatt Freeman
B.S., cum laude, Business Administration, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, 2021
AB Gundala
B.S., magna cum laude, Aerospace Engineering, NC State University, 2020
Fuad Hassan
B.S.B.A., magna cum laude, Accounting, Management, Western Carolina University, 2022
B.S.B.A., magna cum laude, Management, Western Carolina University, 2022
Taylor Hayes
B.S., summa cum laude, Statistics, NC State University, 2022
B.S., summa cum laude, Mathematics Education, NC State University, 2022
Gordon Hendry
B.S., cum laude, Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, 2021
Zach Houghtaling
B.S., magna cum laude, Statistics, University of Akron, 2022
Josh Hull
B.S., Business Administration, NC State University, 2016
Evan Hunter
B.A., Mathematics, New College of Florida, 2022
Lynn Huynh
B.S., Animal Science, NC State University, 2016
Max Inman
B.S., Quantitative Sciences; Music, Emory University, 2022
Waqas Ishtiaq
B.S.(Hon.), Politics/Economics, Lahore University of Management Sciences, 2011
Hunter Johnson
B.S., summa cum laude, Business Administration, NC State University, 2022
Margeaux Johnson
B.S., summa cum laude, Statistics, NC State University, 2022
Noah Johnson
B.S., summa cum laude, Applied Mathematics; Computer Science, Furman University, 2022
Vinish Kumar
B.S., Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2020
Jiwon Lee
M.A., Sociology, Ewha Womans University, 2020
B.A., Sociology, Ewha Womans University, 2017
B.P.S., Political Science & International Relations, Ewha Womans University, 2017
Xueyang Li
B.S.P.H., with Distinction in Biostatistics; Public Policy, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2020
Michael Long
B.S., magna cum laude, Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 2018
Steven Lou
M.A., Liberal Studies, Duke University, 2016
B.S., Mathematics, Pepperdine University, 2014
B.A., Economics, Pepperdine University, 2014
Drew Loving
B.S., magna cum laude, Economics, NC State University, 2022
Andrew Lu
Pharm.D., Pharmaceutical Science, Rutgers University, 2013
Vladislav Lukonin
B.A., History, Higher School of Economics, National Research University, 2018
Huimin Luo
Master of Textiles, NC State University, 2018
B.E., Textile Engineering, Donghua University, 2016
Ryan Maloney
Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, NC State University, 2020
M.S., Chemical Engineering, NC State University, 2016
B.S., with Distinction in Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008
Madison Marbrey
B.S., magna cum laude, Economics, NC State University, 2022
Elisa Marchione
B.A., magna cum laude, Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, 2017
Josue Martinez
B.S., summa cum laude, Applied Mathematics, NC State University, 2022
B.S., summa cum laude, Statistics, North Carolina State University, 2022
Kate McManus
M.S.P.H., Public Health, University of Miami, 2022
B.S., with General Honors in Microbiology & Immunology; Economics, University of Miami, 2014
Grant McMasters
B.S., summa cum laude, Applied Mathematics, NC State University, 2021
Dillard McMichael
B.A., History, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2019
Feliciti Milne
B.A., Physics, Central Washington University, 2011
Mahad Munawar
B.S., Biochemistry, NC State University, 2017
Kishor Neelagiri
B.E., Electrical Engineering, Nagpur University, 2015
Patrick O’Keefe
B.S., magna cum laude, Accounting, NC State University, 2022
Ellaine Paloma
B.S., Management Information Systems, Ateneo de Manila University, 2014
Nick Park
B.E., Mechanical Engineering, The Cooper Union, 2013
Evan Patton
B.S., Business Administration, NC State University, 2018
Kelsy Peil
B.S., summa cum laude, Statistics, NC State University, 2022
Alec Perrin
B.S., summa cum laude, Economics, NC State University, 2022
Isaac Peterson
B.S., Statistics, Brigham Young University, 2022
Keya Pothireddy
B.S., summa cum laude, Economics, NC State University, 2022
Stefán Ragnarsson
B.S., cum laude, Economics; Psychology, Florida Atlantic University, 2019
Anika Rally
B.S., summa cum laude, Business Administration, NC State University, 2021
Sanket Sahasrabudhe
B.Tech. Computer Engineering, University of Mumbai, 2021
Kimberly Scheiber
B.A., summa cum laude, Management, Lenoir-Rhyne University, 2022
Ethan Scheper
B.S., summa cum laude, Applied Mathematics, NC State University, 2022
B.S., summa cum laude, Statistics, NC State University, 2022
Sarah Kate Schuhler
B.S., with Distinction in Statistics & Analytics; Political Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2022
Ryan Shafiei
B.S.P.H., with Distinction in Health Policy & Management, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2021
Trenton Simmons
B.S., summa cum laude, Statistics, Utah State University, 2022
B.S., summa cum laude, Psychology, Utah State University, 2022
Ty Skousen
B.S., Statistics, Brigham Young University, 2018
Rachel Slover
B.A., with Distinction in Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2021
Meghana Subramaniam
B.S., cum laude, Computer Science, NC State University, 2019
B.S., cum laude, Economics, NC State University, 2019
Kyle Sukley
B.S., summa cum laude, Economics; Finance, West Chester University of Pennsylvania, 2020
Derek Summers
B.S., summa cum laude, Textile Engineering, NC State University, 2022
Noah Sundberg
B.B.A., magna cum laude, Finance; Accounting, Stetson University, 2022
Elizabeth Surratt
B.S., summa cum laude, Psychology, Appalachian State University, 2022
Nikhil Suthar
B.E., Computer Engineering, University of Mumbai, 2017
Julian Taylor
Master of Accounting, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2021
B.A., Mathematics, Haverford College, 2018
Kinsey Tetterton
B.S., magna cum laude, Mathematics, Appalachian State University, 2022
Nish Torane
M.B.A., Finance, University of Calgary Alberta, 2020
B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Calgary Alberta, 2012
Yvonne Tsai
B.S., Statistics, National Cheng Chi University, 2021
B.S. in Accounting, National Cheng Chi University, 2021
Megan von Sosen
B.S., Statistics, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 2020
Ben Wagner
B.A., Economics, Macalester College, 2022
Garrett Watkins
B.S., summa cum laude, Business Administration, NC State University, 2022
Zo Webster
Ph.D., Astrophysics, University of California, Berkeley, 2002
M.S., Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of California, Santa Cruz, 1997
A.B., magna cum laude, Physics, Mount Holyoke College, 1992
Sam Weiner
B.A., magna cum laude, Philosophy, Rutgers University, 2021
Charis Williams
B.S., cum laude, Biological Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, 2020
Jane Williford
B.S.P.H., with Highest Distinction in Biostatistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2020
John Woodbridge
B.S., Economics, NC State University, 2020
B.A., International Studies, NC State University, 2020
Peijia Wu
M.S., Business Analytics, George Washington University, 2022
B.S., summa cum laude, Finance, University of Bridgeport, 2017
B.A., International Economics & Trade, Anhui Science and Technology University, 2017
Diana Zabala
B.S., Biology and Public Policy, Duke University, 2019

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