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Oklahoma State University

Analytics Corporate Advisory Board

The mission of the Analytics Advisory Board is to foster and support excellence in marketing analytics and data mining education at Oklahoma State University. The board serves as an advisory resource for the marketing analytics and data mining programs regarding such matters as mission, strategy, curriculum, external activities, student recruiting, student placement, internships, fundraising, and new initiatives. Each spring members of the Analytics Advisory Board meet with the faculty and staff to review the program’s progress toward its goals and identify opportunities for improvement.

Corporate Advisory Board members represent organizations in a variety of industries including technology, consulting, software, retail, wholesale/distribution, oil and gas and others. Current members of the corporate advisory board are:

mark-nance

American Fidelity Assurance Company

Mark Nance, VP, Chief Data Officer

 

Barclays

Bill Rehrmann, Planning & Forecasting Group Lead

John Thompson

CSL Behring

John Thompson, Global Head of Advance Analytics

Scott Hale

EFT Analytics

Scott Hale, Analytics Manager

david-peterson

Elevate

David Peterson, Chief Credit Officer

Ryan Christopher

Elevate

Ryan Christopher, Risk Manager

Nandan Moza

Elevate

Nandan Moza, Senior Risk Analyst

douglas-shaver

FedEx

Douglas A. Shaver, Managing Director,
Customer Analytics

Kevin Ingle

GM Financial

Kevin Ingle, VP Servicing Analytics

Adam Mitchell

Heartland Payment Systems

Adam Mitchell, SVP, Business Operations

Brad Cost

Infinedi

Brad Cost, CEO/President

 

Interworks

Behfar Jahanshahi, CEO & President

 

Interworks

Brian Bickell, Data Practice Director

Efren Blackledge

ISN

Smitha Jose, Senior Data Science Supervisor

 

Laredo Petroleum

Brandon Brown, VP & CIO

Ashley Gockstetter

Love’s Travel Stops and Country Stores

Ashley Gockstetter, Director Customer Strategy, Loyalty & Analytics

dag-yemenu

Monarch (ISN)

Dag Yemenu, Senior VP, Contract &
Supplier Management 

John Whitfield

OG&E

John Whitfield, Director, Business Intelligence

Jim Dandridge

One Gas

Jim Dandridge, Director, Information Technology

 

Paycom

Brad Smith, Chief Information Officer

Rajesh Chalamalasetti

Principal Financial Group

Rajesh Chalamalasetti, Chief Analytics Officer

 

Qualex Consulting Services Inc

Clive Pearson, CEO & President

Eric Blabac

Sam's Club

Eric Blabac, Director of Decision Science –
Product & Strategic Analytics

Sean O'Brien

SAS Institute Inc

Sean O’Brien, Sr. Vice President, Education

Udo Sglavo

SAS Institute Inc

Udo Sglavo, VP, Analytics Research &
Development

Amit Arya

Stratacent

Amit Arya, Founder and CEO

Rob Price

Walmart

Rob Price, Senior Director, Data and Analytics

dmitriy-khots

West Corporation

Dmitriy Khots, VP, Strategic Analytic Insight

sumit-sukhwani

West Corporation

Sumit Sukhwani, Lead Data Scientist