School of Business Business Intelligence & Analytics Board of Advisors

The Businesses Intelligence & Analytics’ industry-ready curriculum is guided by an Advisory Board of distinguished leaders across multiple disciple areas that ensure students in the program receive the skills and opportunities needed to be successful after graduation.


Financial Services

  • Sandeep Sacheti, VP Customer Insights & Operational Excellence, Wolters Kluwer

  • Siddhartha Dalal, Professor of Professional Practice, Columbia University

  • Venu Guntupalli, Senior Director Analytics, Jackson Hewitt Tax Service


  • Anne Robinson, Chief Strategy Officer, Kinaxis

  • Mohammad Nikouei, Principal Data Scientist, Dun & Bradstreet

  • Tom Kielty, Director, President and CEO, Connectivity

  • Ram Iyer, Managing Director, Financial Services, Ernst & Young

  • Patricia Saporito, CEO, Digital Business Creations


  • Patricia Saporito, CEO, Digital Business Creations

  • Wayne Huang, Head of Data Science, Pacific Life

IT/Software Services

  • Brad Molzen, Worldwide Technical Sales Leader - DS & AI, IBM

  • Catherine Truxillo, Director, Analytical Education in the Education Division, SAS

  • Venkat Mukkamala, Director, Corporate Reporting and Analytics Google, Inc. NY

  • Winter Mason, Data Scientist, Meta

Life Sciences

  • Demissie Alemayehu, VP, Head Statistical Research and Data Science, Pfizer

  • Marcia Levenstein, Senior Advisor. Vivli

  • Sanjiv Koshal, Head of Data Engineering and Operations, Johnson & Johnson


  • Andreas Damianou, Chief, UN Webcast, News and Media Division, United Nations

  • Matthew Don, Chief Innovation Officer, Doremus


  • Forough Ghahramani, Associate VP for Research, Innovation, Sponsored Programs, NJ EDGE

  • Richard Stemper, Associate Director of Data Warehousing and BI, Verizon Wireless


  • Chris Asakiewicz, Professor, Program Director, BI&A Program

  • Ted Stohr, Professor, BI&A Program