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ABBASAH, COLLINS:  Collins joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2012 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2014.  He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Mathematics from the University of Ghana, Africa in 2008.   

AGBENYEGAH, DELALI:  Delali joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2011.  He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Statistics and Economics degree from the University of Ghana in 2008.  Delali is currently working as the Consumer Insights Analyst at Alliance Data in Columbus, Ohio.

AGYEKUM, COLLINS:  Collins joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2012 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2014.  He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Statistics from the University of Ghana, Africa in 2009.  Collins is currently employed as a Business Analyst for Tata Consulting Services, consulting for USAA in San Antonio, Texas. 

AGYEMANG, KWASI:  Kwasi joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2002 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in Summer 2004. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from the University of Science Technology, Kumasi, Ghana in 1990. Kwasi has returned to his adopted homeland of Toronto, Canada to pursue his career at the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation. 

AKRASI, EMMANUEL:  Emmanuel joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1999 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2000.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Statistics from the University of Ghana in 1992.  Emmanuel is currently an Associate Actuary at Transamerica Life Insurance Company.

ALNIEMI, FEARASE:  Fearase joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2011.  He earned his Bachelor of Education in Mathematics degree from Mosul University in the Republic of Iraq in 2001. 

ALROWILI, ASMA:  Asma joined the department as a graduate student in fall 2011 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2013.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Education from the Girls' College of Education in Arar, Saudi Arabia in 2000.

ANGEL, TIMOTHY:  Tim joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1988 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2001.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from The University of Akron in spring 1988.  Tim is Manager, IT Applications at A. Schulman, Inc.

ANIM-KORANTENG, ENOCH:  Enoch joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2011 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2012.  He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and Economics from the University of Ghana, Africa in 2008.  Enoch is an Analyst and Reporting Analyst at J.P. Morgan Chase in Chicago, IL.

ARORA, PRIYANKA:  Priyanka "Priya" joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2002 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in Summer 2004. She believes in a application-based approach to statistics and finds it more interesting and useful than just theoretical learning. She comes from Delhi, India and likes reading, traveling and trekking. She also likes meeting new people and making new friends. Priyanka is currently working as Product Manager at Wolters Kluwer Health in New York City. 

ASH, STEVEN:  Steven joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1986 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1994.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Systems Analysis from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio in 1984.  Steven is VP Business Development at Apprentice Systems, Inc. in Charleston, South Carolina.

ASTER (GOLZ), HEIKE: Heike joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2006 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2007.  She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Statistics from The University of Akron.  

AVCILAR, UMRAN: Umran joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1994 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 1999.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from the University of Yildiz, Turkey in 1990.

BAI, Lan:  Lan joined the department in fall 2001 as a Graduate Assistant and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2003. She also has earned both a Master's degree in Polymer Engineering from this University and a Bachelors degree in Chemistry.

BAMFO, ROBERTSON:  Robertson joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2001 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2003. He earned a Bachelor degree in Mathematics from the University of Science Technology, Kumasi, Ghana (1986) and an MA from the International University of Japan (1990). Robertson is originally from Ghana and his country of residence was Japan. He is currently a Senior Research Analyst at Thomas Edison State College in Philadelphia.

BASCO, DANIEL:  Dan joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2011.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree from the University of Toledo in Ohio in 2007. Dan is currently working as a Statistical Consultant at Alliance Data in Columbus.

BEYN, DANIEL:  Daniel joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2011 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2012.  He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Statistics and Demography from the University of Asmara, Eritrea in 2001.  Daniel is currently working as a Business Statistician at Ohio Savings Bank in Cleveland, Ohio.

BHATT, GARGI:  Gargi joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in Summer 2003 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2005. She earned her B.E. degree in Chemical Engineering in 2001 from Shri S'ad Vidya Mandal Institute of Technology in Bharuch, India.

BHATT, SHREYANSHI;  Shreyanshi joined the department in fall 2006 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2009. She earned her Bachelor of Commerce degree in 2000 from Z.F. Wadia Women's College & N.K. Jhota College of Commerce and her Master of Commerce in Cost Accounting and Industrial Management in 2002 from Navyug Commerce College in Surat, Gujarat, India. 

BLOOMFIELD, RALPH:  Ralph joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1994 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1996.   He earned his Master of Science in Mathematics, Modeling and Computing from Kingston University, England in 1994.  Ralph is the Associate Biostatistics Director at Shire Pharmaceuticals.

BRICKNER, CARLIN:  Carlin joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2004 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in Summer 2005. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics in spring 2004 from The Pennsylvania State University. Carlin is currently working as a Senior Statistical Analyst at Visiting Nurse Service in New York City. 

BROWN, MIRAIDES:  Miraides "Mira" joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2006 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2007. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Statistics from Universidade de Brasilia in1997.  Mira currently does volunteer statistical work at Akron Children's Hospital and is a part-time statistics instructor at The University of Akron, College of Business Administration.

BUCHANAN, JESSICA:  Jessica joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2011.  Jessica earned her Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Ohio Wesleyan University in 2006.  She is currently working as a Statistician at the Lubrizol Corporation.

BUDHRAJA, ROHINI:  Rohini joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2002 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in Summer 2003 . She earned her Bachelor's degree in Statistics from Lady Shri Ram College at the University of Delhi, India in 2001. Rohini returned to her homeland and is employed as a Senior Actuarial Analyst at XL Capital in India.

BUGIS, DALIAH:  Daliah joined the department as a graduate student in spring 2009 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2010.  She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Statistics from King Abdulaziz University in Saudi Arabia in 2006.  Daliah has returned to her homeland and is Lecturer in the Statistics Department at King Abdulaziz University.

CHEN, HONGYAN: Hongyan joined the department as a graduate student in fall 2008 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2011.  Hongyan earned a Bachelor degree in Applied Computer Science in 2000, a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Chemical Engineering in 2001 and Master's degree in Chemical Engineering in 2004 from Sichuan University in China. 

CHEN, JIE:  Jie joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1988 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1991.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics from Chongqing University, China in 1985.  Jie is currently Professor and Chair, Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

CHEN, MING-FEN:  Ming-Fen joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1995 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1997.    She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Surveying Engineering from National Cheng-Kung University, Taiwan in 1990 and her MBA in Finance from Baruch College, New York City in 1994.

CHEN, QINGJIE:  Qingjie joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1991and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1991.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from Zhejiang Normal University in 1982 and his Master of Science degree in Applied Mathematics from Wuhan University of Hydraulic and Electrical Engineering , China in 1987.

CHEN, YANWEN: Yanwen joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2008 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2010.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry degree from Nanjing University in 1996, a Master of Science in Chemistry degree at Beijing University of Science and Technology in 2000, and Ph.D. in Chemistry from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio in 2007. Yanwen is currently employed as a Biostatistician at Case Western Reserve University. 

CONWAY, LAUREN:  Lauren joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2011 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2013.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Integrated Mathematics in Education degree from Kent State University, Ohio in spring 2009.  Lauren is currently teaching college at Lansing Community College, Michigan.

CRANE, SUE:  Sue joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1990 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1994.   She earned her Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree from The University of Akron in fall 1990.   

DANKAMAK, KONGKARN:  Kongkarn joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2003 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in Summer 2004. She earned a Bachelor of Accounting degree from The University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce in Bangkok, Thailand as well as a Master of Arts in Economics from The University of Akron.  

DARCY, ALLISON:  Allison joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2011.  She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics with a Minor in Statistics in spring 2009 from The University of Akron.  Allison is teaching undergraduate statistics classes as a Visiting College Lecturer at The University of Akron effective with the fall 2011/spring 2012 academic year. 

DARULLA, CATHY:  Cathy joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1992 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1996.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Mount Vernon Nazarene College, Ohio in spring 1991.

des-BORDES, EMMANUEL:  Emmanuel joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2007and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in Summer 2008. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from the University of Science and Technology in Kumasi, Ghana in 2000, and a Master of Science in General Mathematics from Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia in 2004.  Emmanuel is currently the Coordinator of Mathematics/Sciences Skills at Rhodes State College in Lima, Ohio. 

DIRGO, ROBERT:  Robert joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1986 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1991.  He earned an Associate degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Pennsylvania State University in spring 1979 and earned his Bachelor of Science in Applied Science, Mechanical Engineering Technology from Youngstown State University in spring 1982.  Ralph is the Director, Continuous Improvement at Meggit Aircraft Braking Systems.

DOGBEY-GAKPETOR, JERRY:  Jerry joined the department as a graduate student in fall 2012 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2014.  He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Statistics from the University of Ghana, Africa in 2010.  Jerry is currently working as an Assistant Lecturer in Statistics at The University of Akron Wayne College. 

DONG, HENG:  Heng joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2005 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in Summer 2007. He earned his Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science degree from Central South Engineering College in Heng-yang, Hunan, China in Summer 1996. Heng also received a Master of Computer and Information Science degree from Cleveland State University in fall 2003.  Heng is currently employed as an Senior Lead SQL Developer at Catamaran Catalyst Rx.

EN, RONG:  Rong joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2011.  Rong earned her Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology degree in 2007 from Lanzhou University (China).  She received a Master of Arts degree in Physiology from Kent State Univeristy (Ohio) in 2009. Rong is currently employed as a Statistical Analyst at Enterprise Spectrum, Omnicom Group, Inc. in the Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas area.

ERVIN (MELLINGER), MEGAN:  Megan joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2010.  Megan earned her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from Muskingum College (Ohio) in 2006.  She taught undergraduate statistics classes at The University of Akron Department of Statistics as a Visiting College Lecturer during the 2010/2011 academic year.  Megan currently teaches mathematics at the Buckeye Career Center in New Philadelphia, Ohio.

FINCH, LYNN:  Lynn joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1997 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2000.  She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Malone College, Canton, OH in spring 1983.

FOX, THERESA: Theresa joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1995 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 1996. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science degree from Ohio State University in fall 1994.

FRAKER, SARAH: Sarah joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2012 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2013. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Malone University, Ohio in 2011. She is currently working as a Analyst/Biostatistician at HCA Healthcare in Nashville, Tennessee.

FRIDLINE, MARK:  Mark earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bowling Green University in 1993, majoring in Applied Statistics.  He graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree from The University of Akron in 1996 and went on to earn his Ph.D. in Statistics from Case Western Reserve University in 2009.  After a career as an Analyst at Summit Racing and Research Manager at MRI Network, Mark returned to The University of Akron as a full-time Instructor in fall 2008.  

GABROSEK, JOHN:  John joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1993 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 1995.  He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Math Education degree from The University of Akron in spring 1986.  John is a faculty member in the Department of Statistics at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan.

GARLAND, KATHLENE:  Katie joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2006 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in Summer 2008. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Education with an emphasis on Integrated Mathematics in 2005 from The University of Akron. She currently works for the U.S. Census Bureau in Washington, DC.  

GOODLET, CYNTHIA: Cynthia joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 1990 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1993.

GRIFFITH, GARY:  Gary joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1988 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1990.   He earned his Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics degree from the University of Akron in spring 1988. Gary is a Consultant, Business Intelligence at American Greetings. 

GUNU, EMMA AKPENE:  Emma joined the department as a graduate student in fall 2012 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2014.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Statistics from the University of Ghana, Africa in 2009.  Emma is currently working in Michigan in the Office of Institutional Research at Central Michigan University and also as a tutor in the Mathematics Department at Mid-Michigan Community College.

GUO, NA ((FIONA):  Fiona joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2011.  Fiona earned her Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree from Liaoning University of Technology in China in 2002.  Fiona is currently working as a statistics consultant in West Lafayette, Indiana.

GUO, YUN:  Yun joined the department as a graduate student in fall 2009 and graduated with his Masters of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2010.  He earned his Bachelor of Medicine in Public Health degree from Peking University (Beijing Medical University) in 2004 and his Master of Arts in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention in 2007. Yun is currently working as a Senior Statistical Programmer at Edwards Lifesciences in Irvine, California.

GUPTA, SAMIKSHA:  Samiksha joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2008 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2009. Samiksha earned her Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree from the University of Delhi, India in 2007. She is currently working as a Senior Product Analyst at Farmers Insurance.

GURSOY-BRICKNER, MIHRIBAN:  Mehriban joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2003 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2005. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Statistics in 2001 from Mimar Sinan University in Istanbul, Turkey. Mehriban has also studied English at the University of Texas in Austin prior to her arrival in Akron. Mihriban is currently employed as a management consultant in New York City.

GYASSAH, WILHEM KOFI: Wilhem joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2011.  Wilhem earned his Bachelor of Education in Mathematics degree in 2007 from The University of Education in Winneba, Ghana. Wilhem is currently employed at Haliburton as an MWD Field Engineer at Halliburton Sperry Drilling in Denver, Colorado.

HARDING, JARROD:  Jarrod joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2008 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2009. Jarrod earned his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology degree (fall 2006) and Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics degree (spring 2008) from Walsh University in North Canton, Ohio. He is currently working as a Resource Planning Analyst III at Progressive Insurance in Cleveland, Ohio.

HARJAI, KANIKA:  Kanika joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2007 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2009. Kanika earned her Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree at Sri Venkateswara College (University of Delhi, India) in summer 2007.  She is a Senior Business Analyst-Credit Risk Management at Sterling Jewelers in Akron, Ohio.

HEWIT, MICHAEL:  Mike joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2004 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2005. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics/Statistics in 2004 from Ohio Northern University. Mike is currently employed as a Statistician at the Northeastern Ohio Medical College (NEOMED) in Rootstown, Ohio and is also part-time teaching undergraduate Statistics courses at The University of Akron.

HOLLINGSHEAD, LINSEY:  Linsey joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2004 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2005. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics in 2004 from the University of Toledo. Linsey is currently working in rural Ohio for a small healthcare provider and teaching statistics part-time at a local college.  

HSU, PEI-WHE:  Pei-Whe joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1998 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2000.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree from The University of Akron in fall 1997.

HUA, KEDING:  Keding joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1990 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 1995.  She earned a Bachelor of Science in Econometrics degree from Fudan University, Shanghai in fall 1982 and Masters of Arts in Economics degree from The University of Akron in fall 1991.  Keding provides statistical and programming support for the Biostatistics Core Shared Resource at Ohio State University.   

HUANG, WHITNEY:  Whitney joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2008 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in Fall 2009. Whitney earned his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree at National Cheng Kung University in Taiwan in spring 2006.  He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. and working as a Research Assistant at Purdue's Rendering and Perceptualization Lab.

HUANG, DAOHUA:  Daohua joined the department as a graduate student in fall 2009 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2011.  He earned his Bachelor of Engineering degree in Chemistry Engineering and Technology in 2003 from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (China). Daohua is a Research Professional in the Akron/Cleveland area.

HUANG, YINMEI:  Yinmei joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2006 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2006. She earned both her Bachelor (1997) and Master of Law (2000) in Sociology from Nanjing University in China. Yinmei also earned her Ph.D. in Sociology at The University of Akron after completing the Statistics program.

HULSE, DAVID:  Dave joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2003 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2005. David earned his Bachelor of Natural Science degree from The University of Akron in summer 2003. He has a minor in Statistics so admission into graduate school in Statistics was a natural progression. David is currently working as a Senior Marketing Analyst at McGraw-Hill Education.

JIANG,JIAQIANG:  JiaQiang joined the department in fall 2002 as a Graduate Assistant and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2003. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Math Education from Hunan Normal University, China and a Master of Arts in Pure Mathematics from Kent State University.

JONES, MICHAEL:  Michael joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1994 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 1998.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah in fall 1994.   Michael is a Statistician at Westat. 

KAFLE, RAM CHANDRA:  Ram joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2007 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2009. Ram earned his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics/Physics/Statistics from Tribhuvan University in Kathmandu, Nepal in 1997 and his Masters of Science in Mathematics from Amrit Campus, Tribhuvan University in 2000. Ram is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Statistics at the University of South Florida.

KALBFLEISCH, ERYN:  Eryn joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2005 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2006. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics in 2003 from The University of Akron. Prior to starting the graduate program in Statistics, Eryn worked as a pricing analyst for LKQ Corporation in Akron, Ohio. After receiving her masters degree, she worked at Roadway Express as a statistician. Eryn joined the Department of Statistics at The University of Akron during fall 2007 semester as a full-time Instructor and worked until spring 2011. She is currently employed as a Consultant, Strategic Planning and Execution at Cardinal Health in Columbus, Ohio.

KAMALI, HERA:  Hera joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2011 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2013. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree from the University of Tehran, Iran in summer 2007. Hera currently works as an Operational Risk Quantitative Analyst at Union Bank in Los Angeles, California.

KANCHANAOLARNSIRI, CHUTIMA:  Chutima "Hui" joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2005 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2007. She received a Master of Arts in Economics from The University of Akron in spring 2003 and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Kasetsart University in Bangkok, Thailand in spring 1992. Hui returned to her homeland of Thailand and is employed Seimens Thailand in Bangkok.

KASAHARA, KENJI: Kenji joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2010 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2013. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Baldwin-Wallace College in Berea, Ohio in spring 2009. 

KASERMAN, LORI: Lori joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1995 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 1997. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology degree from Bowling Green State University, Ohio in spring 1994.

KIMMEL, JUSTIN:  Justin joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 1997 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 1999.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics degree from the University of Pittsburgh in fall 1996.   Justin worked as a full-time Instructor at The University of Akron from fall 1999 through summer 2010.  He is currently employed as an Instructor of Statistics at James Madison University in Virginia.

KITIL, MAHIDER: Mahider joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2011 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2014. He earned his Master of Arts in Economics degree from this university in fall 2011. Additionally, he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia in 2004.

KNAPP, NICOLE:  Nicole joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2010 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2011.  She received a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from Kent State University in Ohio in spring 2010.  

KOCHHAR, AANCHAL:  Aanchal joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2002 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2003. Born and raised in India, she completed a major portion of her education there. She is currently employed as Vice President, Client Services at Affinnova in New York.

KOHLI, GURPREET "PRINCE":  Prince joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2007 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2009. Gurpreet earned his Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2003 and his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2007 from Hindu College (University of Delhi, India). Gurpreet is currently working as an Actuarial Analyst at AIG in Atlanta, Georgia.  

KREEGER, DENNIS:  Dennis joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1993 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 1995. He earned his Bachelor of Business Administration in Economics and Bachelor of Science in Journalism degrees from Ohio University, Athens in summer 1989 and his MBA in Decision Sciences from Miami University in fall 1990.

KRUMPAK, ALYSSA: Alyssa joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2012 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2013. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from Youngstown State University, Ohio in 2011.  Alyssa is working as a Channel Analyst at American Greetings in Cleveland, Ohio.

KUZAK, JOSHUA: Joshua joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1999 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2001.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Physical Fitness degree from Kent State University in fall 1997.  Josh is a Product Analyst IV at Progressive Insurance in Brunswick, Ohio.

LARSON, NICHOLAS: Nicholas joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2012 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2013. Nicholas earned his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from Clarion University of Pennsylvania in 2009.

LEE, RICHARD:  Richard joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2003 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2005.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree from The University of Akron in 1998.  Richard is currently employed as Instructor of Mathematics at Tohono O'Odham Community College in Arizona.

LEGG, ZACHARY:  Zach joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2008 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in Fall 2009. Zachary earned his Bachelor of Science in Management degree from Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management in Ohio in spring 2006. He is currently an Adjunct Instructor at Bryant & Stratton College and a Channel Analyst at American Greetings in Cleveland, Ohio.

LEHEW, ANTHONY: Anthony joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2009 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2010. Anthony received his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from Youngstown State University in Ohio in spring 2008. Anthony is currently employed at Primerica.

LEHMILLER, JASON:  Jason joined the department as a graduate student in fall 2002 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2005.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from Ohio State University in 2000.

LENGEL, KEVIN:  Kevin joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2003 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2004. Kevin earned his Bachelors degree in Statistics in spring 2003 from The University of Akron. He is currently employed as a Business Consultant at Deloitte in Dayton.

LI, MIN:  Min joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1990 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 1992.  Min earned her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from Zhongshan University, China in fall 1982.  Min is a Senior Director, Strategic & Analytic Consulting Group at Epsilon.

LISIC, JONATHAN:  Jonathan joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2003 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2004. Jonathan earned his Bachelors of Arts in Mathematics degree from Western Washington University in summer 2003. Jonathan is a member of the U.S. Air Force Reserves. After being employed in Washington, D.C. at the Bureau of Labor Statistics as a Mathematical Statistician, he returned to Ohio to complete a Ph.D. at Ohio State University.  

LITES, DENNIS:  Dennis joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1998 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2001.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from Delaware State University in spring 1999. Dennis is AVP of Portfolio Analytics at Portfolio Recovery Associates in Norfolk, Virginia.

LIU, HONG: Hong joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2002 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2004. Hong earned his Bachelors degree in Civil Architectural Engineering from Northwest Polytechnical University in the People's Republic of China in 1986. After graduation, he worked at the Design Research Institute in Airport Planning, working on the design of five Chinese airports. During that time, Hong wrote the "Airport CAD" program which is currently used in airport design. He is currently employed as an analyst at ATT in Milwaukee.

LU, JIAYI: Jiayi joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2012 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2013. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Information Management and Information Systems from Jinan University, China in 2008. Jiayi has returned to China and is currently working as a financial analyst at Guolian Futures Co., Ltd. in Wuxi, Jiangsu, China.

LU, PING: Ping joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2010 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2013. He earned his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Pharmacy from the Second Military Medical University in Shanghai, China in 1993 and 1996 respectively. Ping also earned a Master of Science in Chemistry from Duquesne University, Pittsburgh in 2010.

MAHAPATRA, GAURAB:  Gaurab joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2001 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in December 2002. He also earned an MBA degree from Akron. Gaurab earned a Bachelor's degree in Statistics from the University of Delhi, Delhi, India (2000). His areas of interest are Experimental Design, Statistical Quality Control, Statistical Computer Applications, Programming, Web Development Applications, and Relational Databases. Gaurab worked as a full-time Instructor in the Department of Statistics at The University of Akron from spring 2003-spring 2008. He is currently employed as AVP Modeling Analyst III at PNC bank in the Cleveland, Ohio area.

MAHAPATRA, ANU (MIDHA):  Anu joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2000 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2003. Anu earned her Bachelor's of Science in Statistics from Hindu College at the University of Delhi, India. She was employed as a Research Associate at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee for a year and is currently employed in the Office of Admissions at The University of Akron.

MARSHALL, MELISSA:  Melissa joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2005 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2007. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Youngstown State University in summer 2005. Melissa is currently employed at Westfield Insurance as a Business Intelligence Analyst and is also part-time teaching undergraduate Statistics courses at The University of Akron.  

MATEJ, DANIEL:  Daniel joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1988 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1990.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Science degree from Ohio State University in spring 1986 and his Master of Applied Statistics from Ohio State University in spring 1988.

McINTYRE-MORRISON, SHANNON:  Shannon joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2006 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2007. Shannon earned her Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from the College of Wooster, Ohio in 2006.  She is a MLO Production Assistant at Huntington National Bank. 

MIDHA, VARUN: Varun joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2006 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2008. Varun earned his Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree from Ramjas College (University of Delhi, India) in 2006. He most recently worked as a statistician in the Cleveland, Ohio area and has since returned to Delhi, India and is working as a statistician at an international evaluation firm for product marketing.

MILLIKEN, TODD: Todd joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2002 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2004.He earned his B.A. in Business Administration and Finance from Mount Union College (1990), and his M.B.A in Management Information Systems from The University of Akron. He is Vice President, Credit Metrics Analyst, Ad-Hoc Analytics at SunTrust Bank in Richmond, Virginia.

MONAGO, ANTHONY: Anthony joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1990 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2000.  He earned her Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree from The University of Akron in spring 1991. Anthony is a Senior Vice President of Marketing Insights and Analytics Director at Huntington National Bank in Columbus, Ohio.

MOORE, CHRISTOPHER:  Christopher joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1991 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1994. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics degree from Malone College in Canton, Ohio in spring 1986. Christopher is Associate Director and Instructor, Actuarial Science at Fox School of Business in the Temple University Center of Actuarial Excellence.

MORRIS, NATHAN:  Nathan joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2003 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2004. Nathan earned his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Bachelor of Arts in Physics from Cleveland State University in summer 2001. From fall 2001 through spring 2003, Nathan taught high school mathematics and information technology at the Logos School in Cyprus. Nathan has since earned his Ph.D. in Statistics from Case Western Reserve University in Ohio and is currently an Instructor there.

MUKHERJEE, NEEPA:  Neepa joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1994 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 1996.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from Jadavpur University, India in spring 1991. 

MYERS, SHERRI:  Sherri joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1993 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1996.  She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from The University of Akron in fall 1992.

NAYYAR, KAJAL:  Kajal joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2004 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2005. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Delhi, India in 1999 and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science/Mathematics from the University of Houston in 2004. Kajal is currently working as Assistant Director of Institutional Research at Bowling Green State University Firelands campus.

NEOGI, SASWATI:  Saswati joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2001 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics in summer 2003. She earned both a Bachelor's and Master's degree in Mathematical Statistics from the University of Delhi, India. She is currently employed as an R&D Analyst at Progressive Insurance in Cleveland, Ohio.

O'FLANAGAN-HARRIS, MEGHAN:  Meghan joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 1998 and graduated with her Masters of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2002.  She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Malone College (Ohio) in 1997.  Megan is Chief Operating Officer at Kepro.

PALMER, JOHN:  John joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1987 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in May 1993. He earned his Associate of Applied Business in Computer Science degree from Kent State University in spring 1985 and went on to earn his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Education degree from Kent State University in spring 1978. 

PATTERSON, JOHN:  John joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1988 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1990.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics and Statistics degree from The University of Akron in spring 1988.  John also earned an MBA from Kent State University and is currently Sr. Channel Analyst at American Greetings in Cleveland, Ohio.

PHAM, GIAO:  Giao joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1989 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1993.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Statistics in fall 1986 and her Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree from The University of Akron in fall 1987.

PINKNEY, SEAN: Sean joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2020 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2012. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Colorado-Boulder in 2007; Master of Arts in Economics from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver in 2009. Sean is currently employed as a Data Analyst at Progressive Insurance in Cleveland, Ohio.

POLOVICK, BENJAMIN:  Ben joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2005 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2006. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from The University of Akron in summer 2005. Ben is currently employed as a Performance Test Engineer at SOASTA, Inc. in Los Angeles. 

PRINCE, LILLIAN:  Lillian joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2006 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2008. Lillian earned her Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from Kent State University in Kent, Ohio in 2000 and is also currently finishing her Masters of Art in Math Education from The University of Akron.  She is currently employed as a Biostatistician at Akron Children's Hospital.

PREISLER, TASHA:  Tasha joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2007 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2009. Tasha earned a Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science degree from Ohio University in spring 2004. She is currently employed at Bryant & Stratton College in Cleveland, Ohio as the Mathematics Faculty Lead.

RABER, LARRY:  Larry joined the department in fall 1992 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2003.  He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy degree from Ohio Northern University in 1991.  Larry works as a Programmer-Laser Production at New Channel Direct in Hinckley, Ohio. He started part-time teaching in the Department of Statistics at The University of Akron in fall 2012.

RAMSEY, KIMBERLY:  Kimberly joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1997 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1999.  She earned her Bachelor of Natural Science degree from The University of Akron in spring 1997.

RATLEDGE, JOHN:  John joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1990 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 1992.  He received his Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics from the University of Colorado in spring 1985. John is Vice President of Database Marketing and Analysis at Wells Fargo.

ROBINSON, MATTHEW:  Matthew joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1999 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2001.  He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Grove City College, Pennsylvania in spring 1999. 

RODDY, TAMRA:  Tamra joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1986 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 1995.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Education degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in fall 1991.  

RODGERS, BRANDON:  Brandon joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with his Master of Science Statistics degree in fall 2010.  Brandon earned his Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education (Adolescent to Young Adults) in Integrated Mathematics from The University of Akron, Ohio in 2009. Brandon works as a Business Technical Analyst at WellCare Health Plans.

RUGAIGANISA, ANDREW:  Andrew joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2006 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2007. Andrew earned his Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science from the College of Wooster, Ohio in 2004.  He is currently planning on returning to school to earn a Ph.D.

RUSSO, ADAM:  Adam joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2010 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2012.  He graduated with his Bachelor of Arts in Actuarial Science from Ohio State University in 2010. He is currently employed as an Actuarial Analyst at Findley Davies, Inc. in Cleveland, Ohio.

RUVOLO, DOUGLAS: Doug earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bowling Green University in 1993, majoring in Applied Statistics. He graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree from The University of Akron in 1995 and went on to earn his MBA in International Business from Kent State University Graduate School of Management in 2007. After a career as a Financial Analyst at Roadway Express, he returned to us as a full-time Instructor in fall 2010.

SAHNI, VITTESH: Vittesh joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2010 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2012. He earned his Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science from Uttar Pradesh Technical University, India in 2010. He is currently employed as a statistician at Segmint, Inc. in Akron, Ohio.

SALMI, LISE: Lise joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1985 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 1994.  She received her Bachelor of Science in Natural Science degree from The University of Akron in fall 1984.  

SATYANARAYANA, SRIKANTA MYSORE:  Srikanta "Sri" joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2004 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2005. He earned both a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Mathematical Statistics from the University of Mysore, India. He is currently employed in Marketing Strategy and Analytics at The Teaching Company in Washington, D.C.

SCOTT, RONNY: Ronny joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1992 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 1998. She received her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from Francis Marion College, South Carolina in fall 1991.

SEDJO, LORINDA: Lorinda joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1998 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2008. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics degree from Kent State University (Ohio) in 1997.

SGAMBELLONE, ANTHONY: Tony joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2003 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2005. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Biology degree at Case Western University in spring 2003. Anthony is a practicioner of the martial art Kenpo. He also likes strategy games. Anthony took a lengthy trip to Japan for a cross-cultural experience after completing his degree and is completing his Ph.D. from Ohio State University. He is currently employed as District Leader at Primerica.

SHAHULHAMEED, MOHAMED ASIF:  Asif joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in summer 2001 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in December 2002. He went on to earn his Masters degree in Information Systems at The University of Akron. He is currently employed as a Senior Credit Analyst at JP Morgan in Baltimore.

SHARMA, MADHURIMA: Madhu joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2003 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2004. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Statistics from the University of Delhi, India (2001). She enjoyed coming back to Statistics after having worked for a year and a half in India upon completion of her Bachelors degree. She now works as a Sr. Operations Risk Analyst in a large U.S. city.

SHARMA, PRADEEP:  Pradeep joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2007 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2009. Pradeep earned his Bachelor of Technology degree in Electrical Engineering from NIT Warangal, India, where he went on to work as an Electrical Engineer at Essar Steel Limited in Gujarat, India. He then completed both a Master's degree in Applied Mathematics in fall 2005 and MBA in Finance in fall 2006 from Auburn University, Alabama. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Management Science from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.

SHIRALKAR, PARAG: Parag joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2001 and graduated with his Master of Science degree in Statistics in fall 2004.  Parag earned his Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering degree in 1998 from Jawaharlal Nehru Engineering College in India.  He also earned his M.B.A. from the University of Akron in 2002.  He is the Director, Operations and Strategy at Eliassen Group in Connecticut. 

SIBEVEIH, HADI:  Hadi joined the department as a graduate student in summer 1986 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 1999.  He received his Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics degree in spring 1984 and his Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree from The University of Akron in fall 1987.

SINGER (FOUST), MICHELLE:  Michelle joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1991 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 1993. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio in spring 1991.

SITKO, KELLY:  Kelly joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2001 and and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2003. Kelly earned a Bachelor's of Science degree in Mathematics, with an emphasis in secondary education from Bethany College, in Bethany, West Virginia om 2000. Kelly is currently teaching secondary mathematics at Liberty High School in Colorado Springs.

SONG, RUNNI:  Runni joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2003 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2004. Runni comes from China and she earned her Masters degree in Applied Mathematics in Dalian University of Technolgy. She likes reading, shopping and sleeping. She also likes meeting new people and making new friends. She is currently a Manager at Discover Financial Services in Chicago.

STANSKY, MICHAEL:  Mike joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2004 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2006. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Kent State University in Kent, Ohio in 2003. Mike is currently employed at the J.M. Smucker Company in Orrville, Ohio and is also part-time teaching undergraduate statistics courses at The University of Akron.

STEINER, BENJAMIN:  Ben joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2010 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2012. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology; Bachelor of Science in Statistics from The University of Akron, Ohio in 2009.  Ben currently works as a statistician at First Merit Bank in Akron, Ohio.

STEPHENS, ANDREW:  Andrew joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2001 and earned his Master of Science in Statistics degree in 2004.  Andrew earned his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics Education from Ohio University in 1998.  

STITITOU, AHMED:  Ahmed joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1988 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 1990.  He earned his Applied Statistics Engineer degree from National Institute of Statistics and Applied Economics (INSEA), Morocco in spring 1980.

SUN, GUANG:  Guang joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2008 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2010. Guang earned her Bachelor of Science Polymer Engineering degree in summer 2003 and Masters of Science Polymer Engineering degree in summer 2006 from Sichuan University in China.

SUPADY-CHAVAN, ANIA: Ania joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2011.  She earned her Master of Psychology in Psychology of Career Guidance and Organization in 2007 from University of Lodz, Poland.  Ania currently works as a Senior Quantitative/Modeling Associate at Keycorp.

TANDON, DIPTI:  Dipti joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1999 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2001.  She earned both her Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Statistics degrees from Mumbai University, India in summer 1996 and 1998 respectively.

TANG, SHENGFAN:  Shengfan "Anne" joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2005 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2007. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from The University of Akron in spring 2003. Anne is currently employed as a data analyst at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.

TEKWANI, ROSHNI:  Roshni joined the department as a graduate student in fall 2008 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2011.  She earned a Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree in 2006 from the M.B. Patel Science College (Sardar Patel University) in Gujarat, India.

TETTEH, FRANCIS:  Francis joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2006 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2008. Francis earned his Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science from Bowling Green State University, Ohio in 2006. Francis is currently a Credit Risk Analyst IV (AVP) at PNC Bank in Cleveland, Ohio.

THOMAS, RAJIV:  Rajiv joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2001 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2003. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Statistics at the University of Delhi, India (2001). He is currently the Sr. Director, Corporate Reinsurance at Nationwide Insurance in Columbus, Ohio.  

TRAISH, ZIAD:  Ziad joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1996 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 1998.  He earned his Associate degree in Mathematics Education in spring 1978 from Tulkarm Institute, Jordan and his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from The University of Akron in spring 1988.  Ziad is a Math Instructor at Sharjah Men's College in the United Arab Emirates.

VANKOS, NATALIE:  Natalie joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1994 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 1996.  She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio in spring 1994.

VENTURINA, LEANDRO:  Leandro joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2011 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2013.  He earned his Bachelor of Secondary Education in Mathematics from Phillipine Normal University in spring 2002.

VIG, ROCHAK:  Rochak joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in spring 2007 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2008. Rochak earned his Bachelor of Science in Statistics in 2005 from P.G.DAV College (University of Delhi, India).  Additionally, he earned his MBA in Health/Health Care Administration/Management at The University of Akron.  He is currently an EMR Software Training Specialist at eClinicalWorks in Boston, Massachusetts.

WANG, FANG (DAWN):  Dawn joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2010 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2012. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Chinese Medicine from the Guiyang College of Traditional Medicine in 2007 and Master of Science in the Chemistry of Chinese Traditional Medicine from Herbei Medical University, China in 2010.  Dawn currently works at a Data Analyst II at Progressive Insurance in Solon, Ohio.

WERNER, CARY:  Cary joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1999 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2001.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Applied Statistics from the University of Akron in summer 1999.

WINTERS, ERIC:  Eric joined the department as a graduate student in spring 1993 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 1999.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree from The University of Akron in spring 1993. Eric is a Principal at SymphonyIRI Group in Chicago, Illinois.

WOYCZYNSKI, MARTIN:  Martin joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2005 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2007. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Engineering and Applied Physics from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio in 2001. Since fall 2007, Martin has been working on his Ph.D. in Statistics at Case Western Reserve University.  

YAN, GUOFEN:  Guofen joined the department as a graduate student in fall 1993 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 1995.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Geography and Master of Science in Human Geography degree from E. China Normal University, China in summer 1985 and summer 1988 respectively.

YANG, DONGSHENG:  Dongsheng joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2005 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2007. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Geology from China University of Geosciences in Wuhan, China in summer 1993. He then attended the Graduate School of Riped in Beijing, China and earned his Master of Science degree in Geology in summer 2000. Donghsheng is currently working as a data analyst at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.

YEAGER, KRISTIN:  Kristin joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2011 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in fall 2011.  She earned her Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics from the University of Akron in 2011.  Kristin is currently employed as Manager, Statistical and Qualitative Software Consulting Services at Kent State University, Ohio.

YODSERANEE, SUPAPAK:  Supapak "Pak" joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2002 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2004. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Statistics from Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand and has returned to Thailand.

YOU, BIN:  Bin joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with his Master of Science in Statistics degree in summer 2011.  He earned his Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology degree from Shandong Normal University in 2007.  Bin is currently employed as a Senior Analyst/Biostatistician at The University of Louisville, Kentucky.  

ZHANG, WEN: Wen joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2009 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in spring 2011.  Wen earned her Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree in 2007 from Nanjing University of Finance and Economics (China).  She is currently employed as a Sr. Project Risk Analyst, AVP at RBS Citizens Bank, N.A. in Richmond, Virginia.

ZUO, FANGYUAN:  Fangyuan joined the department as a Graduate Assistant in fall 2008 and graduated with her Master of Science in Statistics degree in Fall 2009. Fangyuan earned her Bachelor of Science in Finance degree in spring 2006 from Shanghai Fisheries University, China and her Master of Arts in Economics degree in fall 2007 from The University of Akron, Ohio.