RJ obtained his B.S. in Sociology from Kennesaw State University and MBA from Baylor University with a concentration in Management Information Systems and Information Security. He spent his first seven years as a Military Intelligence Officer in the United States Army where he specialized in Analytics Project Management and Continuity of Operations planning. In graduate school, he interned with SAP SuccessFactors in Compensation Analytics consulting and AT&T’s MBA Leadership Development Program in B2B Technology Sales.
After earning his graduate degree, he pivoted to Management Consulting in Accenture where he focused in Business Analytics and Business Intelligence solution delivery for IT Governance and Information Security clients. While with Accenture, he also earned certificates from Northwestern University in Machine Learning and attended Harvard Business School’s Business Analytics Program. He left for Booz Allen Hamilton where he led teams as a Technical Program Manager in Big Data, End-to-End Data Management, and Machine Learning driving strategic conversations for business development.
RJ currently resides in the Washington, DC metro-area with his wife and two children.