Planning Committee and Sponsors

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 Team working on computers
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DataFest could not happen without the leadership of the planning committee and the generous support of Center's sponsors.

Planning Committee

Committee Chair

Lindsey Holden

Technical Lead Faculty

Dr. Thomas Fisher (Statistics)

Committee Members and Team Coaches

Dr. Karsten Maurer (Statistics)
Dr. Maria Weese (Information Systems and Analytics)
Dr. Bob Leonard (Information Systems and Analytics)

Administrative Support

Ms. Vickie Sandlin
Ms. Belinda Cross

Faculty Sponsors

Dr. Allison Jones-Farmer
Dr. John Bailer
Dr. John (Skip) Benamati


CADS Partners

  Fifth Third Bank, The Sheskey Family Foundation , EY, AllState (You're in good hands),Cardinal Health, Kroger Technology (customer, quality, innovation), Nationwide (is on your side), Express Scripts, Worldpay, and Cleveland Clinic logos

Event Sponsors

P and G logo        Worldpay




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