Analytics & Data Science Committee


The Analytics & Data Science Committee - Data Strategies & Management for Optimal Decision-making
This committee provides a member forum to develop thought leadership and best practices related to customer-centric, data-driven marketing including increasingly relevant machine learning and AI. This includes the synergistic integration of CRM strategy and analytics, which together yield increased growth and profitability through the optimization of customer insights, coordinated tough-point interactions and corporate infrastructure. T
he committee will provide a forum for members to elevate themselves and their respective organizations via interaction with their peers as well as an outside perspective from invited guests.

All meetings are free for ANA client-side marketer, MSP platinum-, MSP gold-, and MSP silver-level members to attend in-person or via webinar.

Committee Co-Chairs: 
Leo Kluger, Principal Data Scientist-Marketing & Communications, IBM
Matt Ryan, Senior Director Donor Experience Quality & Operations, St. Jude Children's Hospital

Education Chair: Devyani Sadh, Ph.D., CEO & Chief Data Officer, Data Square

Have a case study or 'how to' session to share? Willing to host a meeting?
Contact the ANA staff managing the
Analytics & Data Science CommitteeLisa Merizio Smith.

Discussion Topics:

  • Predictive techniques
  • Multi-touch Attribution
  • Modeling & Measurement 
  • Machine Learning  & AI
  • Wearables
  • Understanding the consumer behavior
  • Data issues and concerns 
  • Emerging technology
  • Data Strategies & Management for Optimal Decision-making.
name title company
Leo Kluger (Chairperson) Principal Data Scientist IBM Corporation
Matt Ryan (Co-chairperson) Director of Database Analytics - Direct Marketing St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Inc. ALSAC
Shirin Alipanah Sr. Director Program Management Office / Enterprise Analytics Bumble Bee Foods, Inc.
Desmond Andrews Director Allstate Insurance Company
Otto Angulo Manager, Marketing New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Crystal Bai Manager, Social Media Analytics and Advertising Pitney Bowes
Derek Baker Partner PwC
Roger Battacharia Associate Director- Marketing & Commercial Category Management Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc
Woody Bendle Vice President, Marketing Operations American Century Investments
David Berkowitz CMO Five Tier Inc.
Michael Bicks Director, Business Analytics & Strategy Allianz Global Investors
Meredith Bolon Associate Director, Career Services - MQM Business Analytics Duke University Fuqua School of Business
Stephanie Borges Global Vice President, Strategic Marketing and Partnerships Six Flags Entertainment
Tara Bossert Director of Marketing -DBG Anthem
Samantha Brewster VP, Analytics AMP Agency
Nathan Brindza Vice President, Analytics Javelin
Quentin Butcher Director, Business Vietnam Veterans of America, Inc.
Tiffany Cheng Associate Director, Communications Mount Sinai Health System
Emma Coria Manager, Email Production Live Nation
Natalie Crain Vice President, Consumer Insights and Experience Design CMFG Life Insurance Company
Peter Czmielewski   Ogilvy
Anna Danandeh CX Analytics Manager Verizon Communications
Aaron Davis Chief Analytics Officer DataLab USA
Alexandrea Davis Manager, Marketing Insights MillerCoors LLC
Fernanda de Noronha Tilkian Digital Marketing Lufthansa Group
Daniela DeStefano Business Development Strategist The Trade Desk
Jami Dolezal Senior Digital Analyst Ernst & Young LLP
Sherry Dong Senior Marketing Specialist ICF
Patricia Ezell Global Programs Manager Akamai Technologies, Inc.
Lea Feghali Customer Insights Analyst Michael Kors
Ingrid Fitzgerald Data Analyst Catholic Relief Services
Sean Flanery Assistant Brand Manager, Innovation The Kroger Co.
Marta Frattini Senior Director CRM Gap Inc.
John Friedmann Manager Advanced Analytics Deloitte
Teresa Gaffney Director of Marketing Children International
Konstantin Galperin Assistant Vice President | Marketing Strategy & Analytics Rockland Trust
Suresh Ganapathy Senior Director Strategy & Insights The Dannon Company, Inc.
Adam Graves Associate Director, Analytics AMP Agency
Jim Griffin Americas Director Cartesian DataSciences
Tomeka Hill-Thomas Associate Director Ernst & Young LLP
Alanna Howard Digital Marketing Manager Pentair
Becca Hubbard Learning Program Manager The GoDaddy Group, Inc.
Zachery Hudson Vice President, Solutions AnalyticsIQ
Marylauren Ilagan Director, Intellectual Property Mary Kay Inc.
Kimberly Jordan Sr. Print Production Coordinator / Marketing and Design Pacific Life Insurance Company
Sheila Ketzer Contct Strategy & CRM Director Dell Inc.
Pavan Korada SVP, Data Science & Analytics Zeta Global
Michelle Kosmicki Sr. Marketing Analyst Strategic America
Shashank Kuram Manager Ernst & Young LLP
Letisha Leach Marketing Carestream Dental
Bill Lepler Director City of Hope
Kendra Lewinski   Carhartt Inc.
Josh Mann Director, Marketing Architecture Comcast Cable
Jim Mason Senior Client Partner Ebiquity
Makeba Matthews Trade Marketing & Merchandising Manager Strength of Nature
Michael McFarlane Data Insights Manager Visa Inc.
Peter McSherry VP Analytics Epsilon
Rick Miller Director, Data Enabled Solutions Valid USA
Tiffany mitsui Sr. Manager, Media Home Depot, Inc.
Sree Nagarajan Chief Executive Officer Affinity Answers
Bree Olivari Senior Category Manager - Global Strategic Insights Johnson & Johnson
Matt Olson VP Marketing Athene USA
Sara Owens Head of Data Sciences West Coast Wavemaker, a GroupM Agency
Sowmyashri Palukuri Manager - Web Analytics Association of International Certified Professional Accountants
Roni Perelman Managing Director- Israel Jellyfish
Daniel Samuel Perez Brand Manager Bimbo Bakeries USA
karen perry Account Manager Verizon
Norman Quesnel Assistant Manager, Marketing Amica Mutual Insurance Company
Feryal Rehman Product Manager Groupe SEB USA
Jen Rother Vice President. Strategy & Insights Universal Orlando Resort
Mike Ruffing Senior Consultant, Consumer Engagement Nationwide
Robin Ruttle Manager, Loyalty and Digital The Stop & Shop Companies, Inc.
Devyani Sadh Ph.D. CEO & Chief Data Officer Data Square, LLC
Denise Saugling Senior Manager, Marketing Analytics & Reporting SEI
Joel Schiltz SVP & COO Cogensia
Amber Schmaeling Manager, Loyalty Marketing Chumash Casino Resort
Lindsay Scott Insights and Digital Advertising Manager Rust-Oleum Corporation
Reggie Shah Director of Research Entercom
Charlie Shin Vice President, Strategy & Analytics Major League Soccer
Jeffrey Smith Senior Associate PwC
Juan Solana Director, Advanced Analytics Walmart Stores, Inc.
Naomi Stevens Marketing Analyst Anheuser-Busch International, Inc.
Heather Strohm Digital Marketing Manager Tractor Supply Company
Ford Torrey Manager, Data Insights and Analytics New York Road Runners
Khandsuren Tuvshinjargal Specialist, Digital Marketing Elkay Manufacturing Company
Akshay Venkatagiri   Accenture
Al Virgo Director of Consumer Data Analytics Consumer Reports
Rene Wakefield Senior Marketing Strategist, Integrated Marketing AARP
Bill Warshowsky Director Sourcing Regeneron
Brian Wood Digital Marketing Associate Boiron
Raymond Wu Manager New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Jennifer Yung Analytics Michael Kors
  • Name

    Leo Kluger (Chairperson)

    Title

    Principal Data Scientist

    COMPANY

    IBM Corporation
  • Name

    Matt Ryan (Co-chairperson)

    Title

    Director of Database Analytics - Direct Marketing

    COMPANY

    St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Inc. ALSAC
  • Name

    Shirin Alipanah

    Title

    Sr. Director Program Management Office / Enterprise Analytics

    COMPANY

    Bumble Bee Foods, Inc.
  • Name

    Desmond Andrews

    Title

    Director

    COMPANY

    Allstate Insurance Company
  • Name

    Otto Angulo

    Title

    Manager, Marketing

    COMPANY

    New York-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Name

    Crystal Bai

    Title

    Manager, Social Media Analytics and Advertising

    COMPANY

    Pitney Bowes
  • Name

    Derek Baker

    Title

    Partner

    COMPANY

    PwC
  • Name

    Roger Battacharia

    Title

    Associate Director- Marketing & Commercial Category Management

    COMPANY

    Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc
  • Name

    Woody Bendle

    Title

    Vice President, Marketing Operations

    COMPANY

    American Century Investments
  • Name

    David Berkowitz

    Title

    CMO

    COMPANY

    Five Tier Inc.
  • Name

    Michael Bicks

    Title

    Director, Business Analytics & Strategy

    COMPANY

    Allianz Global Investors
  • Name

    Meredith Bolon

    Title

    Associate Director, Career Services - MQM Business Analytics

    COMPANY

    Duke University Fuqua School of Business
  • Name

    Stephanie Borges

    Title

    Global Vice President, Strategic Marketing and Partnerships

    COMPANY

    Six Flags Entertainment
  • Name

    Tara Bossert

    Title

    Director of Marketing -DBG

    COMPANY

    Anthem
  • Name

    Samantha Brewster

    Title

    VP, Analytics

    COMPANY

    AMP Agency
  • Name

    Nathan Brindza

    Title

    Vice President, Analytics

    COMPANY

    Javelin
  • Name

    Quentin Butcher

    Title

    Director, Business

    COMPANY

    Vietnam Veterans of America, Inc.
  • Name

    Tiffany Cheng

    Title

    Associate Director, Communications

    COMPANY

    Mount Sinai Health System
  • Name

    Emma Coria

    Title

    Manager, Email Production

    COMPANY

    Live Nation
  • Name

    Natalie Crain

    Title

    Vice President, Consumer Insights and Experience Design

    COMPANY

    CMFG Life Insurance Company
  • Name

    Peter Czmielewski

    Title

     

    COMPANY

    Ogilvy
  • Name

    Anna Danandeh

    Title

    CX Analytics Manager

    COMPANY

    Verizon Communications
  • Name

    Aaron Davis

    Title

    Chief Analytics Officer

    COMPANY

    DataLab USA
  • Name

    Alexandrea Davis

    Title

    Manager, Marketing Insights

    COMPANY

    MillerCoors LLC
  • Name

    Fernanda de Noronha Tilkian

    Title

    Digital Marketing

    COMPANY

    Lufthansa Group
  • Name

    Daniela DeStefano

    Title

    Business Development Strategist

    COMPANY

    The Trade Desk
  • Name

    Jami Dolezal

    Title

    Senior Digital Analyst

    COMPANY

    Ernst & Young LLP
  • Name

    Sherry Dong

    Title

    Senior Marketing Specialist

    COMPANY

    ICF
  • Name

    Patricia Ezell

    Title

    Global Programs Manager

    COMPANY

    Akamai Technologies, Inc.
  • Name

    Lea Feghali

    Title

    Customer Insights Analyst

    COMPANY

    Michael Kors
  • Name

    Ingrid Fitzgerald

    Title

    Data Analyst

    COMPANY

    Catholic Relief Services
  • Name

    Sean Flanery

    Title

    Assistant Brand Manager, Innovation

    COMPANY

    The Kroger Co.
  • Name

    Marta Frattini

    Title

    Senior Director CRM

    COMPANY

    Gap Inc.
  • Name

    John Friedmann

    Title

    Manager Advanced Analytics

    COMPANY

    Deloitte
  • Name

    Teresa Gaffney

    Title

    Director of Marketing

    COMPANY

    Children International
  • Name

    Konstantin Galperin

    Title

    Assistant Vice President | Marketing Strategy & Analytics

    COMPANY

    Rockland Trust
  • Name

    Suresh Ganapathy

    Title

    Senior Director Strategy & Insights

    COMPANY

    The Dannon Company, Inc.
  • Name

    Adam Graves

    Title

    Associate Director, Analytics

    COMPANY

    AMP Agency
  • Name

    Jim Griffin

    Title

    Americas Director

    COMPANY

    Cartesian DataSciences
  • Name

    Tomeka Hill-Thomas

    Title

    Associate Director

    COMPANY

    Ernst & Young LLP
  • Name

    Alanna Howard

    Title

    Digital Marketing Manager

    COMPANY

    Pentair
  • Name

    Becca Hubbard

    Title

    Learning Program Manager

    COMPANY

    The GoDaddy Group, Inc.
  • Name

    Zachery Hudson

    Title

    Vice President, Solutions

    COMPANY

    AnalyticsIQ
  • Name

    Marylauren Ilagan

    Title

    Director, Intellectual Property

    COMPANY

    Mary Kay Inc.
  • Name

    Kimberly Jordan

    Title

    Sr. Print Production Coordinator / Marketing and Design

    COMPANY

    Pacific Life Insurance Company
  • Name

    Sheila Ketzer

    Title

    Contct Strategy & CRM Director

    COMPANY

    Dell Inc.
  • Name

    Pavan Korada

    Title

    SVP, Data Science & Analytics

    COMPANY

    Zeta Global
  • Name

    Michelle Kosmicki

    Title

    Sr. Marketing Analyst

    COMPANY

    Strategic America
  • Name

    Shashank Kuram

    Title

    Manager

    COMPANY

    Ernst & Young LLP
  • Name

    Letisha Leach

    Title

    Marketing

    COMPANY

    Carestream Dental
  • Name

    Bill Lepler

    Title

    Director

    COMPANY

    City of Hope
  • Name

    Kendra Lewinski

    Title

     

    COMPANY

    Carhartt Inc.
  • Name

    Josh Mann

    Title

    Director, Marketing Architecture

    COMPANY

    Comcast Cable
  • Name

    Jim Mason

    Title

    Senior Client Partner

    COMPANY

    Ebiquity
  • Name

    Makeba Matthews

    Title

    Trade Marketing & Merchandising Manager

    COMPANY

    Strength of Nature
  • Name

    Michael McFarlane

    Title

    Data Insights Manager

    COMPANY

    Visa Inc.
  • Name

    Peter McSherry

    Title

    VP Analytics

    COMPANY

    Epsilon
  • Name

    Rick Miller

    Title

    Director, Data Enabled Solutions

    COMPANY

    Valid USA
  • Name

    Tiffany mitsui

    Title

    Sr. Manager, Media

    COMPANY

    Home Depot, Inc.
  • Name

    Sree Nagarajan

    Title

    Chief Executive Officer

    COMPANY

    Affinity Answers
  • Name

    Bree Olivari

    Title

    Senior Category Manager - Global Strategic Insights

    COMPANY

    Johnson & Johnson
  • Name

    Matt Olson

    Title

    VP Marketing

    COMPANY

    Athene USA
  • Name

    Sara Owens

    Title

    Head of Data Sciences West Coast

    COMPANY

    Wavemaker, a GroupM Agency
  • Name

    Sowmyashri Palukuri

    Title

    Manager - Web Analytics

    COMPANY

    Association of International Certified Professional Accountants
  • Name

    Roni Perelman

    Title

    Managing Director- Israel

    COMPANY

    Jellyfish
  • Name

    Daniel Samuel Perez

    Title

    Brand Manager

    COMPANY

    Bimbo Bakeries USA
  • Name

    karen perry

    Title

    Account Manager

    COMPANY

    Verizon
  • Name

    Norman Quesnel

    Title

    Assistant Manager, Marketing

    COMPANY

    Amica Mutual Insurance Company
  • Name

    Feryal Rehman

    Title

    Product Manager

    COMPANY

    Groupe SEB USA
  • Name

    Jen Rother

    Title

    Vice President. Strategy & Insights

    COMPANY

    Universal Orlando Resort
  • Name

    Mike Ruffing

    Title

    Senior Consultant, Consumer Engagement

    COMPANY

    Nationwide
  • Name

    Robin Ruttle

    Title

    Manager, Loyalty and Digital

    COMPANY

    The Stop & Shop Companies, Inc.
  • Name

    Devyani Sadh Ph.D.

    Title

    CEO & Chief Data Officer

    COMPANY

    Data Square, LLC
  • Name

    Denise Saugling

    Title

    Senior Manager, Marketing Analytics & Reporting

    COMPANY

    SEI
  • Name

    Joel Schiltz

    Title

    SVP & COO

    COMPANY

    Cogensia
  • Name

    Amber Schmaeling

    Title

    Manager, Loyalty Marketing

    COMPANY

    Chumash Casino Resort
  • Name

    Lindsay Scott

    Title

    Insights and Digital Advertising Manager

    COMPANY

    Rust-Oleum Corporation
  • Name

    Reggie Shah

    Title

    Director of Research

    COMPANY

    Entercom
  • Name

    Charlie Shin

    Title

    Vice President, Strategy & Analytics

    COMPANY

    Major League Soccer
  • Name

    Jeffrey Smith

    Title

    Senior Associate

    COMPANY

    PwC
  • Name

    Juan Solana

    Title

    Director, Advanced Analytics

    COMPANY

    Walmart Stores, Inc.
  • Name

    Naomi Stevens

    Title

    Marketing Analyst

    COMPANY

    Anheuser-Busch International, Inc.
  • Name

    Heather Strohm

    Title

    Digital Marketing Manager

    COMPANY

    Tractor Supply Company
  • Name

    Ford Torrey

    Title

    Manager, Data Insights and Analytics

    COMPANY

    New York Road Runners
  • Name

    Khandsuren Tuvshinjargal

    Title

    Specialist, Digital Marketing

    COMPANY

    Elkay Manufacturing Company
  • Name

    Akshay Venkatagiri

    Title

     

    COMPANY

    Accenture
  • Name

    Al Virgo

    Title

    Director of Consumer Data Analytics

    COMPANY

    Consumer Reports
  • Name

    Rene Wakefield

    Title

    Senior Marketing Strategist, Integrated Marketing

    COMPANY

    AARP
  • Name

    Bill Warshowsky

    Title

    Director Sourcing

    COMPANY

    Regeneron
  • Name

    Brian Wood

    Title

    Digital Marketing Associate

    COMPANY

    Boiron
  • Name

    Raymond Wu

    Title

    Manager

    COMPANY

    New York-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Name

    Jennifer Yung

    Title

    Analytics

    COMPANY

    Michael Kors