I am an independent data scientist/statistician and MBA with skills in Python, R and SAS. I worked for over 10 years as a biostatistician in the pharmaceutical industry.

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My Volunteer Work

I am an organizer of the meetup groups Data Umbrella (for underrepresented persons in data science) and NYC PyLadies.

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I was formerly an NYC WiMLDS chapter organizer and on the Board and Global Leadership Team for WiMLDS from 2015 to 2020.


  • born in India
  • grew up in New Jersey, the Garden State
  • living in New York City


  • MBA from NYU Stern School of Business, with specializations in: technology, business analytics and strategy
  • MS in statistics from Rutgers University
  • BA in statistics, minor in French, from Rutgers University

What I love, in no particular order

  • teaching (R, Python, Git, and other technical topics too)
  • yoga
  • reading books: on leadership, strategy, change management, as well as John Irving
  • the French language
  • watching films, especially Indies
  • writing
  • life in NYC, the subway and all