Brandon is a Senior Project Consultant focused on gaining data insights to improve organizational design and business processes. An avid learner, Brandon enjoys finding new ways to tell complex stories through pictures, words, and numbers. Over his career, Brandon has developed vast practical experience in product management, software architecture, and data science working various roles for startups, large multinationals and government agencies.
Previously, from 2015 to 2016, Brandon held the position of Team Lead for IST Research working for DARPA to fight human trafficking through data collected and analyzed from the open, deep and dark web. From 2013 to 2015, Brandon served as Presidential Management Fellow for the U.S. Department of State, where he functioned as a product manager and data scientist overseeing strategic technology projects to improve diplomatic operations. From 2012 to 2013, Brandon held a Business Analyst position for Deloitte in the Strategy & Operations team specializing in business intelligence and data visualization. His current technology interests include machine learning, natural language processing, and cryptocurrency.
Today, Brandon loves to share his knowledge of machine learning and cryptocurrency with big-data brokers and blockchain-related companies. He is the author of “Real-Time Crypto: a big data approach to analyzing & automating cryptocurrency trading.”
Brandon holds a dual Bachelor of Arts in History and a Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing from the University of Southern California, and a Master of Public Policy from the University of California Los Angeles.