Transformational Stories: Abi A.

Analytics at Work:

Abiodun A. ’17

 A Senior Data Scientist for the Enterprise Data Management and Analytics team at Christus Health where he currently works with business leaders on key Data Science initiatives across the enterprise.

The Value of a Work-Based Capstone Project:

Prior to joining Christus Health, he was a senior consultant/data scientist at Verizon where he developed a space time model that accurately predicts utilization on telecom cell towers to within 5% accuracy. This Model was developed as part of his Capstone Project at the Texas A&M MS. Analytics program.

Selfless Service:

Abiodun is the head of Katy Data Analytics & Machine Learning (a meetup group with focus on use cases for machine learning and artificial intelligence) and one of the co-organizers of North Texas AI &Machine Learning. He likes using his analytical skills to teach math in his spare time and he also uses his spare time to give seminars on Big Data and Analytics.

Passion for Analytics:

Some of Abiodun’s projects involve building classification models, sentiment analysis on customer textual data to help identify patterns in customer data and building time series models to help forecast future trends in organizational data.

Like Minded Peers

Abiodun holds a Master’s degree in Analytics from Texas A&M University, a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Tennessee Technological University and a Bachelor’s degree
(First Class Honors) in Electrical Engineering from Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria.