Advisory Board

A unique aspect of Saint Mary's M.S. in Business Analytics Program is the Advisory Board. The board was established to provide valuable input in curricular and programmatic development, enhance student's professional and career development, and assist in real-life business analytics projects for students in the practicum course.

  • John Ahrendt, Senior Vice President of Enterprise Data & Analytics, Wells Fargo
  • Hendrik Bartel, CEO and Founder of Tru Value Labs, Inc.
  • Imani Dunbar, Global Analytics Leader - Business Integrity, Facebook
  • Don Earnest, Senior Manager of Business Intelligence, Cord Blood Registry
  • Victoria Grillo, Director of Demand Planning, Trinchero Inc.
  • Kristine Mechem, Vice President of Marketing & Planning, OncoCyte Corporation
  • Kelan Raph, Founder of GrandCanal Solutions, Inc. 
  • Melissa Ross, VP Operations, Bishop Ranch Intelligence Innovation Accelerator
  • Linda Schumacher, Founder & Chief Consultant, ShopLick Analytics
  • Cathy Tanimura, Director of Analytics and Big Data, Okta, Inc.
  • Daqing Zhao, Director of Advanced Analytics, Macys.com