Optimal Solutions Group

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Address: 5825 University Research Ct #2800, College Park, MD 20740 Hours: Closed ⋅ Opens 8:30AM Martin Luther King Jr. Day might affect these hoursMonday(Martin Luther King Jr. Day)8:30AM–5:30PMHours might differTuesday8:30AM–5:30PMWednesday8:30AM–5:30PMThursday8:30AM–5:30PMFriday8:30AM–5:30PMSaturdayClosedSundayClosedSuggest an edit Unable to add this file. Please check that it is a valid photo. Phone: (301) 306-1170Place name: : : : : Category: Website: : : Website: http://www.optimalsolutionsgroup.com/ Category: Business management consultant Suggest an editUnable to add this file. Please check that it is a valid photo. Unable to add this file. Please check that it is a valid photo. Questions & answers Ask a questionBe the first to ask a question

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Employee
Years
Job
Industry
Syed Saara Hussain Syed Saara Hussain Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Syed Saara Hussain's Optimal Solutions Group Experience October 2014 - Present
Job Research Analyst at Optimal Solutions Group
Industry Public Policy
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   October 2014 - Present
Women's Learning Partnership  September 2013 - 2014
University of Maryland, College Park  January 2011 - December 2012
BRAC  December 2011 - January 2012
GrameenPhone  December 2009 - August 2010
GrameenPhone  March 2007 - December 2009

Skills
Market Research, Analysis, Telecommunications, Proposal Writing, Relationship Management, Client Relations Skills, Research, Corporate Communications, Finance, Data Analysis, Direct Sales, HTML, CSS, Microsoft Office, Team Leadership, Trade Marketing

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2010 — 2013
MSPP, International Development

Institute of Business Asministration (IBA), University of Dhaka   2003 — 2007
BBA, Finance, Marketing

Heidi Peck Heidi Peck Orlando, Florida Area Details
Heidi Peck's Optimal Solutions Group Experience January 2009 - Present
Job Registered Nurse MIS Orders/PowerPlan Analyst, Florida Hospital
Industry Hospital & Health Care
Experience
Florida Hospital  July 2013 - Present
Florida Hospital  November 2009 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   January 2009 - Present
Florida Hospital  July 2004 - November 2008

Skills
Healthcare Management, Healthcare IT, Cerner, Nursing, EMR, Informatics, Healthcare, Inpatient, EHR, Patient Safety, Epic Systems, Healthcare Information..., Healthcare Consulting, Ambulatory, HIPAA, Critical Care, CPOE, Medicaid, Medicare, ACLS, Acute Care, BLS

Education
University of Rochester
BSN, Nursing

University of Phoenix   2002 — 2004
MA, Organizational Management

Berna Demiralp Berna Demiralp Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Berna Demiralp's Optimal Solutions Group Experience January 2012 - December 2012
Job Economist
Industry Research
Experience
BD2, LLC   May 2013 - Present
KNG Health Consulting, LLC   September 2014 - Present
Johns Hopkins University, M.A. Program in Applied Economics   January 2012 - Present
Summit Consulting, LLC  February 2014 - August 2014
Johns Hopkins University, Department of Economics   August 2013 - December 2013
Optimal Solutions Group   January 2012 - December 2012
Optimal Solutions Group   August 2011 - December 2011
Old Dominion University, Department of Economics   August 2005 - July 2011
RTI International  July 1997 - August 1999

Skills
Quantitative Research, Data Analysis, Program Evaluation, Qualitative Research, Stata, Public Policy, Matlab, Research, Economic Modeling, Economics

Education
The Johns Hopkins University   1999 — 2006
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Economics

The Johns Hopkins University   1999 — 2002
Master of Arts (M.A.), Economics

Davidson College   1993 — 1997
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Economics

Nonkululeko Kunene, MPH, CPH Nonkululeko Kunene, MPH, CPH Chicago, Illinois Details
Nonkululeko Kunene, MPH, CPH's Optimal Solutions Group Experience August 2010 - 2011
Job Experienced Healthcare and GIS Analyst
Industry Information Technology and Services
Experience
Amerinet, Inc.   January 2013 - September 2013
Saint Louis University  August 2012 - September 2013
BerkleyMed (a W. R. Berkley Company)   March 2012 - December 2012
The Wyman Center  May 2011 - August 2011
Optimal Solutions Group   August 2010 - 2011
Westminster College  2003 - 2007

Skills
SPSS, Research, Quality Assurance, Public Policy, Non-profits, Grant Writing, Community Outreach, Public Health, Microsoft Office, SAS, Clinical Research, Analysis, Leadership, Program Evaluation, Data Analysis, Nonprofits

Education
Saint Louis University   2010 — 2013
Master of Public Health (MPH), Public Health

Westminster College (MO)   2003 — 2007
BA, Biology-Chemistry

Kathryn Leslie Kathryn Leslie Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Kathryn Leslie's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2014 - Present
Job Research Analyst III at Optimal Solutions Group
Industry Public Policy
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2014 - Present
JDRF  April 2008 - October 2013

Skills
Grants, Philanthropy, PowerPoint, Budgets, Management, Microsoft Word, SPSS, Analysis, Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Editing, SharePoint, Crystal Reports, MS Excel Pivot Tables, Google Apps, JSTOR, PubMed, Survey Design, Correlation Analysis, Regression Testing, Policy, Research, Public Speaking, Grant Writing

Education
Baruch College   2011 — 2014
Master of Public Administration (MPA), Policy Analysis and Program Evaluation

Pennsylvania State University   2000 — 2003
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Anthropology

Lais Miachon Lais Miachon Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Lais Miachon's Optimal Solutions Group Experience October 2012 - June 2013
Job Consultant at the World Bank
Industry Hospital & Health Care
Experience
The World Bank  January 2014 - Present
UWC-USA  2010 - Present
Pan American Health Organization  July 2013 - December 2013
Optimal Solutions Group   October 2012 - June 2013
National Latino Tobacco Control Network   July 2012 - October 2012
Amherst College  January 2009 - May 2012
GlobeMed  June 2011 - July 2011
Amherst College Public Health Collaborative   January 2009 - May 2011
Centro Corsini   June 2010 - August 2010
Holyoke Unites   June 2009 - August 2009

Skills
Public Health, SPSS, Microsoft Office, Social Media, Spanish, Portuguese, Program Management, Federal Contracts, Editing, Research, Public Policy, Nonprofits, Global Health, Microsoft Excel, Analysis, Strategic Communications, Data Analysis, Qualitative Research

Education
Amherst College   2008 — 2012
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Psychology

The George Washington University   2015 — 2016
Master's Degree, Global Health Policy

International Honors Program (IHP)   2011 — 2011
Health and Community Fall 2011

United World College - USA   2006 — 2008
Bilingual International Baccalaureate

Escola Sao Paulo   1994 — 2005

Dharini Bathia Dharini Bathia Baltimore, Maryland Area Details
Dharini Bathia's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2012 - October 2012
Job Consultant at The World Bank
Industry International Trade and Development
Experience
The World Bank  April 2013 - Present
JBS International, Inc.   November 2012 - April 2013
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2012 - October 2012
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health  March 2012 - May 2012
AEI  January 2012 - May 2012
Office of International Students and Scholar Services, Johns Hopkins University   December 2010 - March 2012
International Youth Foundation  June 2011 - August 2011
Prayatna   March 2007 - March 2008

Skills
Stata, Data Analysis, Program Evaluation, International..., Quantitative Research, Qualitative Research, Data Analysis and..., Project Management, SPSS, Atlas.ti, Research, Literature Reviews, Proposal Writing, Analysis, Public Policy, Statistics, Quantitative Analytics, Policy Analysis, International Relations

Education
The Johns Hopkins University   2010 — 2012
Masters, Public Policy Analysis

Jadavpur University   2008 — 2010
Masters, International Relations

Mount Carmel College, Bangalore   2005 — 2008
Bachelor of Arts, Economics and Political Science

Maria N. Allison Maria N. Allison Greater Philadelphia Area Details
Maria N. Allison's Optimal Solutions Group Experience 2008 - 2011
Job Catalyst for changing the way we think about the power of Philadelphia business, Advocate for Responsible Business
Industry Financial Services
Experience
Forsei Consulting   June 2013 - Present
Drexel University  April 2013 - Present
Limelight Shirts, LLC   July 2012 - July 2014
Drexel University, Residential Living Office  September 2012 - June 2014
Blank Rome LLP  April 2012 - September 2012
International Center for Development Studies   August 2011 - December 2011
City Year  August 2010 - June 2011
Optimal Solutions Group   2008 - 2011
Drexel University's New Student & Family Programs   June 2010 - September 2010
Happy Paws, LLC   May 2009 - September 2009

Skills
Team Leadership, Self-driven, Adaptive, Event Management, Youth Mentoring, Report Writing, Efficiency Improvement, Direct Recruiting, Able To Multi-task, Positive Thinker, Resourceful, Project Management, Brand Communication, Team Building, Training, Event Planning, Community Service, Nonprofits, Performance Improvement, Recruiting, Community Outreach, Public Speaking, Social Media, Research, Time Management, Volunteer Management, Fundraising, Microsoft Office, Integrated Marketing

Education
Drexel University - College of Business and Administration   2009 — 2014
Bachelor of Science (BS), Business Administration, Marketing & Entrepreneurship

Universidad Latina de Costa Rica   2011 — 2011

National Cathedral School   2005 — 2009
Diploma

Aaron Brooks Aaron Brooks Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Aaron Brooks's Optimal Solutions Group Experience February 2012 - June 2012
Job Web Operations Engineer at Better Business Bureau
Industry Information Technology and Services
Experience
Better Business Bureau  February 2015 - Present
RCG, Inc.   October 2014 - February 2015
FOSSByte   2015 - 2015
ZeniMax Online Studios  April 2014 - October 2014
Edgewebhosting Inc.   June 2013 - September 2014
ServInt  May 2012 - June 2013
Optimal Solutions Group   February 2012 - June 2012
National Institutes of Health  May 2011 - February 2012
National Institutes of Health  May 2010 - May 2011
National Institutes of Health  May 2009 - May 2010

Skills
Apache, CentOS, Linux, DNS, Microsoft Office, PHP, Servers, Firewalls, Red Hat Linux, cPanel, Troubleshooting, Nagios, Networking, Windows 7, MySQL, Cisco Technologies, Databases, Help Desk Support, Ubuntu, Windows, Information Technology, VPN, Mac OS, LAMP administration, Load Balancing, VMware, WebEx, Android, Cisco VPN, Fedora, IIS, F5 BigIP, RedHat, Nginx, Postfix

Education
University of Maryland Baltimore County   2008 — 2012
Information Systems

June 2008 DeMatha Catholic High School   2004 — 2008
Information Systems

Charlene Gatewood, PMP Charlene Gatewood, PMP Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Charlene Gatewood, PMP's Optimal Solutions Group Experience 2005 - 2009
Job Project Director at Teracore, Inc.
Industry Management Consulting
Experience
Teracore, Inc.   October 2010 - Present
Empowered Women Interational   2012 - 2013
ICF International  November 2009 - October 2010
Optimal Solutions Group   2005 - 2009
Strategic Solutions Center   2002 - 2005
Verizon  1970 - 2002

Skills
Program Management, Program Evaluation, PMP, Government Contracting, MS Project, Business Process..., Enterprise Architecture, Data Analysis, Project Management, SDLC, PMO, Logistics, Process Improvement, Requirements Analysis, Leadership, Technical Writing, Government, Governance, Business Analysis, Proposal Writing, Integration, Project Portfolio..., Policy Analysis, IT Strategy, Management Consulting, Strategic Planning, Strategic Communications, Risk Management, Analysis, Strategy, Visio, Earned Value Management, Business Process, Software Project..., Business Process..., Change Management, Project Planning, Policy, International...

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2011 — 2015
MA, Anthropology

The George Washington University
MS Certificate, Project Management

Trinity University-Washington
BS, Business

Samantha Zenlea Samantha Zenlea Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Samantha Zenlea's Optimal Solutions Group Experience January 2011 - May 2011
Job Senior Research Analyst at NORC at the University of Chicago
Industry Public Policy
Experience
NORC at the University of Chicago  January 2015 - Present
NORC at the University of Chicago  June 2013 - December 2014
Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy  January 2012 - April 2013
Institute of Gerontology   September 2011 - April 2013
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services  May 2012 - August 2012
Optimal Solutions Group   January 2011 - May 2011
Genetic Alliance  June 2010 - August 2010
U.S. House of Representatives   January 2010 - May 2010

Skills
Public Health, Public Policy, Microsoft Excel, Health Policy, Policy Analysis, SPSS, Program Evaluation, Data Analysis, Qualitative Research, Community Outreach, Grant Writing, Research, Statistics, Literature Reviews, Stata

Education
University of Michigan   2011 — 2013
Master of Public Health (M.P.H.), Health Management and Policy

University of Maryland College Park   2007 — 2011
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Neurobiology and Anatomy

Arun Maheshwari Arun Maheshwari Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Arun Maheshwari's Optimal Solutions Group Experience February 2012 - June 2015
Job Senior Technical Consultant at comScore, Inc.
Industry Information Technology and Services
Experience
comScore, Inc.   June 2015 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   February 2012 - June 2015
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2010 - January 2012
University of Maryland  September 2009 - June 2010
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2009 - August 2009
Development Gateway Foundation  May 2009 - August 2009

Skills
Requirements Gathering, Business Intelligence, Software Development, Analytics, Software Quality..., Risk Management, Data Analysis, Databases, Database Design, Visio, Requirements Analysis, UML, SDLC, Microsoft SQL Server, Business Analysis, SQL, Testing, JavaScript, Project Management

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2008 — 2010
Masters, Information Management

University of Mumbai
Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.), Information Technology (IT)

Emily Klontz Emily Klontz Baltimore, Maryland Area Details
Emily Klontz's Optimal Solutions Group Experience December 2010 - November 2012
Job Scientific Review Specialist at National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Industry Research
Experience
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)   November 2012 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   December 2010 - November 2012
Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation  June 2006 - November 2010

Skills
Qualitative Research, Program Evaluation, SPSS, Public Health, Statistics, SAS, Data Analysis, Research, Survey Research, Stata, Survey Design, Research Design, Data Collection, Quantitative Analytics, Teaching

Education
University of Baltimore   2013 — 2016
Master of Science (MS), Applied Psychology

University of Maryland College Park   2006 — 2010
BA, Psychology

Sumeet Bagde Sumeet Bagde Seattle, Washington Details
Sumeet Bagde's Optimal Solutions Group Experience September 2012 - May 2013
Job Software Development Engineer at Amazon
Industry Computer Software
Experience
Amazon  October 2013 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   September 2012 - May 2013
Amazon  June 2012 - August 2012
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2011 - May 2012
University of Maryland Baltimore County  August 2008 - April 2011
University of Maryland Baltimore County  June 2009 - August 2009

Skills
Java, C++, Linux, PHP, HTML + CSS, Python, JavaScript, XML, Qt, Bash, Mathematica, Haskell, UML, Visual Basic, Algorithms, Data Structures

Education
University of Maryland Baltimore County   2008 — 2013
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Computer Science

University of Maryland Baltimore County   2008 — 2013
Master of Science (MS), Computer Science

Mumbai University   2004 — 2008
Bachelor of Engineering (BE), Computer Science

Laurel Davis Rasinski Laurel Davis Rasinski Fallston, Maryland Details
Laurel Davis Rasinski's Optimal Solutions Group Experience January 2005 - July 2009
Job Acting Director, Moving to Work Demonstration
Industry Government Administration
Experience
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development   October 2014 - Present
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development   August 2009 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   January 2005 - July 2009
National Center for Smartgrowth Research and Education   June 2003 - June 2005

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2003 — 2005
Masters of Community Planning (MCP), Urban Planning

Salisbury University   2000 — 2003
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Geography and Geosciences

Jay Hirpara Jay Hirpara Baltimore, Maryland Area Details
Jay Hirpara's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2014 - September 2014
Job Fixed Income Analyst at Morgan Stanley
Industry Financial Services
Experience
Morgan Stanley  August 2015 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2014 - September 2014
Health Care Depot, Inc. (A1 DME)   February 2014 - May 2014

Skills
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Research, Teamwork, Data Analysis, Public Speaking, English, Financial Analysis, Statistics, Stata, Economics

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2011 — 2015
Bachelor of Science (BS), Economics

Montora Mayes Montora Mayes Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Montora Mayes's Optimal Solutions Group Experience 2010 - 2013
Job Clinical Nurse SpecialistPharmaceutical Industry
Industry Hospital & Health Care
Experience
University of Maryland School of Nursing  2012 - Present
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing  2011 - Present
Pharmaceutical  2011 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   2010 - 2013
Epilepsy Foundation  2010 - 2011
Prince George's County Health Department  1996 - 2010
Prince George's Hospital Center  1996 - 2001
University of Maryland Medical Center  1994 - 1996

Skills
Nonprofits, Grant Writing, Program Management, Case Managment, Leadership, Public Health, Health Policy, Public Speaking, Strategic Planning, Workshop Facilitation, Hospitals, Clinical Research, Research, Pediatrics, Quality Improvement, Case Management, Healthcare, Policy, Product Launch

Education
The Catholic University of America
BSN, Nursing

University of Maryland College Park
MS, Healthcare Administration

Hoke Wilson Hoke Wilson Rockville, Maryland Details
Hoke Wilson's Optimal Solutions Group Experience November 2013 - July 2014
Job Director, Center for Workforce Development and Social Policy Research
Industry Research
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   November 2013 - July 2014
USDA Food and Nutrition Service, Special Nutrition Research and Analysis Division   November 2007 - September 2013
HWAnalytics   October 2005 - October 2007
ORC Macro International  October 1998 - October 2005

Skills
Political Risk Analysis, Multivariate Statistics, Survey Research, Time Series Analysis, SAS, Project Management, Analysis, Research, Grants, Program Management, Survey Design, Public Policy, Program Evaluation, Policy Analysis, Statistics, Data Collection, Qualitative Research, Data Analysis

Education
University of Maryland College Park   1995 — 2001
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Political Economy

University of Florida   1983 — 1991
Master's degree, Economics

Darrell Hammond II Darrell Hammond II Arlington, Virginia Details
Darrell Hammond II's Optimal Solutions Group Experience 2012 - 2014
Job Technical Recruiting & Sales at SLAIT Consulting
Industry Staffing and Recruiting
Experience
SLAIT Consulting  2015 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   2012 - 2014
e-Stet  2010 - 2011
Hyde Leadership Public Charter School  2009 - 2010
Covington & Burling, LLP.   2008 - 2009

Skills
Technical Recruiting, Full-life Cycle..., Sales, Analysis, Microsoft Excel, Research, Database Administration, Customer Satisfaction, Leadership, Data Collection, SharePoint, Legal Research, Public Speaking, Training, Nonprofits, Social Media, Project Management, Data Analysis, Program Management

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2011 — 2014
Master of Arts (M.A.), Measurement, Statistics, and Evaluation

Georgetown University   2005 — 2008
Bachelor of Arts, Government

Regis University   2003 — 2005
Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration, Political Economy

Aryah Fradkin Aryah Fradkin Baltimore, Maryland Area Details
Aryah Fradkin's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2009 - June 2010
Job Social Studies Teacher at Baltimore City Schools
Industry Public Policy
Experience
Baltimore City Schools  August 2010 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2009 - June 2010
UMBC  August 2006 - May 2009
Annie E. Casey Foundation  June 2008 - August 2008
Common Cause  September 2005 - June 2006
Clean Water Action  July 2004 - September 2005
AmeriCorps Alums  October 2003 - July 2004

Skills
Writing, Research, Public Policy, Grant Writing, Qualitative Research, Policy Analysis, Program Evaluation, Community Organizing, Non-profits, Teaching, Community Outreach, Program Development, Curriculum Development, Higher Education, Data Analysis, Editing, Leadership, Public Speaking, Strategic Planning, Tutoring, Educational Technology

Education
University of Maryland Baltimore County   2006 — 2009
M.P.P., Public Policy-Education

University of Delaware   1999 — 2003
B.A., Political Science

Claire Everhart Claire Everhart Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Claire Everhart's Optimal Solutions Group Experience October 2013 - August 2014
Job Communications Specialist at United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Development Credit Authority
Industry Public Policy
Experience
USAID  March 2015 - Present
Eastern Congo Initiative  September 2014 - February 2015
Optimal Solutions Group   October 2013 - August 2014
The Great Initiative   February 2013 - June 2013
Global Village Collection   August 2010 - August 2012
Canaan Fair Trade   February 2012 - April 2012

Skills
Stata, Microsoft Office, Non-profits, Volunteer Management, Events Coordination, Fundraising, Public Relations, Social Media, Public Speaking, Spanish, Community Outreach, Nonprofits, Research, Politics, Newsletters, Policy Analysis, International Relations, International..., Editing, Public Policy, Qualitative Research, Economics

Education
University College London, U. of London   2012 — 2013
Master of Science (MSc), International Public Policy

Ohio Wesleyan University   2006 — 2010
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), International/Global Studies, Spanish

Michelle D'Ippolito Michelle D'Ippolito Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Michelle D'Ippolito's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2013 - May 2014
Job PHD Graduate Student at University of Maryland Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Industry Security and Investigations
Experience
University of Maryland  August 2014 - Present
National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START)   May 2014 - July 2014
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2013 - May 2014
Optimal Solutions Group, LLC  July 2012 - June 2013
Department of the Interior Museum Program   May 2011 - September 2011
National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START)   January 2011 - May 2011
The Association for Research into Crimes against Art   2011 - 2011
Department of the Interior Museum Program   July 2010 - November 2010
Smithsonian Museum of Natural History  January 2010 - May 2010
Denver Museum of Nature & Science  May 2009 - August 2009

Skills
Research, Analysis, Museums, Training, Microsoft Office, Social Media, Museum Collections, Politics, Databases, Editing, Policy Analysis, Qualitative Research, Leadership, Grant Writing, Data Analysis, Program Evaluation

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2014 — 2019
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Criminology

University of Maryland College Park   2008 — 2012
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Cultural Anthropology

University of Maryland College Park Scholars   2008 — 2012
Arts, 2010

Akshay Mandke Akshay Mandke College Park, Maryland Details
Akshay Mandke's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2015 - August 2015
Job Seeking Fulltime Opportunity starting May 2016| Graduate Assistant at University of Maryland
Industry Information Technology and Services
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2015 - August 2015
e-Zest Solutions   January 2014 - June 2014
Word connections   May 2012 - May 2012

Skills
SQL, Java, Business Analysis, Requirements Analysis, C, C++, Core Java, HTML, MySQL, JavaScript, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Software Engineering, SPSS, JSP, Visual Basic, Data Structures, Database Design, R, Business Intelligence, Data Modeling, Project Management, Rational Rose..., UML, SDLC, Data Analysis, PowerPoint, Visio, Databases, XML, Oracle, Microsoft Office, Microsoft SQL Server, Big Data Analytics, C, Agile Methodologies, CSS, Management, Data Warehousing

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2014 — 2016
Master's Degree, Management Information Systems, General, A

University of Pune   2009 — 2013
Bachelor's Degree, Computer Engineering, A+

Fergusson College   2007 — 2009
Higher Secondary Education, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Electronics, A+

Virginia Kotzias Virginia Kotzias Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Virginia Kotzias's Optimal Solutions Group Experience March 2013 - May 2014
Job Project Associate II at RAND Corporation
Industry Public Policy
Experience
RAND Corporation  May 2014 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   March 2013 - May 2014
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene  July 2012 - March 2013
Environmental Finance Center  May 2011 - July 2012
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality  October 2011 - June 2012
University of Maryland School of Public Policy  January 2011 - May 2012
Maryland Municipal League   June 2011 - August 2011
Florida Public Interest Research Group  May 2009 - August 2009

Skills
Policy Analysis, Public Policy, Qualitative Research, Program Evaluation, Research, Grant Writing, Stata, Community Outreach, Non-profits, Policy, Health Insurance, Journalism, Community Development, Community Engagement, Non-profit Program..., Environmental Policy, Food Security, Sustainability, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, Health Policy, Quantitative Research, Proposal Writing, Editing, Higher Education Policy, State Government, Policy Research, Nonprofits, Analysis, Quantitative Analytics, Public Health, Fundraising

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2010 — 2012
M.P.P., Social Policy, Health Policy, Public Health

Florida State University   2005 — 2009
B.S., Anthropology

Florida State University   2005 — 2009
B.A., Classics

Lauren Deutsch Lauren Deutsch Washington, District Of Columbia Details
Lauren Deutsch's Optimal Solutions Group Experience April 2014 - Present
Job Research Analyst III at Optimal Solutions Group
Industry Public Policy
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   April 2014 - Present
Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes  September 2013 - April 2014
The Center for Political Accountability   March 2013 - May 2013
U.S. Green Building Council   March 2013 - April 2013
Reed Elsevier  June 2012 - August 2012
DC Action for Children  September 2011 - April 2012
Office of the New York City Public Advocate  February 2011 - July 2011
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP  July 2009 - August 2010
National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies  September 2008 - May 2009
The Advance Group  May 2008 - August 2008

Skills
PowerPoint, Policy Analysis, Public Policy, Legal Research, Legal Writing, Community Outreach, Non-profits, Research, SPSS, Blogging, Policy, Litigation, International Relations, Social Media, Editing, Public Speaking, Event Planning, Government, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Outlook, Politics, Legislative Relations, Microsoft Office, Program Evaluation, Lexis, Qualitative Research, Data Analysis, Legislative Research, Analysis, Survey Design, Public/private..., Political Campaigns, Stata, Education Policy, Legislation, Nonprofits

Education
The George Washington University   2011 — 2013
Masters, Public Policy

The George Washington University   2005 — 2009
Bachelor of Arts, Criminal Justice and History

Dafydd Durairaj Dafydd Durairaj Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Dafydd Durairaj's Optimal Solutions Group Experience 2014 - 2014
Job Student at University of Maryland College Park
Industry Research
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   2014 - 2014

Skills
Matlab, Microsoft Office, Research, Statistics

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2012 — 2016
Mathematics and Economics

Liberty and Society

Kazuaki Uekawa Kazuaki Uekawa Fairfax, Virginia Details
Kazuaki Uekawa's Optimal Solutions Group Experience February 2008 - June 2008
Job Senior Technical Specialist at ICF International
Industry Research
Experience
ICF International  March 2015 - Present
ICF International  July 2008 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   February 2008 - June 2008
American Institutes for Research  May 2004 - December 2007
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science  April 2001 - March 2004
Estat International LLC   January 2000 - March 2004
The University of South Florida  May 2000 - April 2001
The University of Chicago and National Opinion Research Center   October 1995 - April 2000
University of Chicago  1994 - 2000

Skills
Student Engagement, Data Analysis, Program Evaluation, Analysis, Staff Development, Curriculum Design, Research, Statistics, Higher Education, Psychometrics, Program Development, Survey Research, Survey Design, SAS, Proposal Writing, Policy Analysis

Education
The University of Chicago   1994 — 2000
PHD, Sociology

Doshisha University   1986 — 1992
BA, Literature

Roba Adnew Roba Adnew Hyattsville, Maryland Details
Roba Adnew's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2014 - August 2014
Job Performance Intelligence Analyst at Adroit Digital
Industry Research
Experience
Adroit Digital  July 2015 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2014 - August 2014
College Tribe   January 2014 - June 2014
University of Maryland  October 2010 - May 2013

Skills
Research, Microsoft Office, Statistics, Data Analysis, Matlab, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Programming, Economics, Python, Stata, SAS Programming, Management

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2011 — 2015
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Mathematics

University of Maryland College Park   2011 — 2015
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Mathematics and Economics - Dual-Degree

Winston Gonzalez Winston Gonzalez Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Winston Gonzalez's Optimal Solutions Group Experience February 2013 - May 2013
Job Staff Accountant at Calibre CPA Group, PLLC
Industry Accounting
Experience
Calibre CPA Group, PLLC  January 2015 - Present
Wells Fargo, Corporate Trust Services (CTS)/Aerotek   July 2014 - January 2015
AAUW  December 2013 - May 2014
The University Club of the City of Washington, District of Columbia  July 2013 - December 2013
Optimal Solutions Group   February 2013 - May 2013

Skills
Economics, Economic Research, Microsoft Excel, Stata, QuickBooks, Qualitative Research, Quantitative Research, Statistics, Microsoft Office, Cash Flow, Grant Writing, Customer Service, Sales Management, Retail Sales, Merchandising, Store Management, Analysis, Research, Customer Satisfaction, Grant Preparation, Proposal Writing, Outlook, Raiser's Edge, Sales, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Foundation Center

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2009 — 2013
Bachelor's Degree, Economics

Anne Arundel Community College   2008 — 2009
Economics

Mayowa Dayo, MPH Mayowa Dayo, MPH Huntington, West Virginia Details
Mayowa Dayo, MPH's Optimal Solutions Group Experience August 2013 - December 2013
Job Student at Joan C. Edwards SOM Marshall University
Industry Medical Practice
Experience
American Urological Association  February 2014 - July 2014
Optimal Solutions Group   August 2013 - December 2013
CARE  September 2012 - May 2013
University of Ibadan  June 2012 - May 2013
Emory University  March 2012 - May 2012
USDA  July 2010 - August 2010

Skills
Statistical Data..., SAS, real-time PCR, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Spatial Analysis-GIS, R, Teaching, Research, Team Leadership, SPSS, Data Analysis, Capacity Building, Statistics, Public Health, Analysis

Education
Emory University   2011 — 2013
MPH, Global Environmental Health

Cornell University   2007 — 2011
Bachelor of Science, Human Biology Health & Society

University Of Ghana Legon

Jesse Shaw Jesse Shaw Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Jesse Shaw's Optimal Solutions Group Experience September 2013 - Present
Job Research Analyst I at Optimal Solutions Group
Industry Retail
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   September 2013 - Present
Starbucks Coffee Company  April 2006 - August 2013

Skills
PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Stata, Maple, Customer Service, Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Time Management, Outlook, Retail, Merchandising, Event Planning, Critical Thinking, Teamwork, Facebook, Social Media, Problem Solving, Oral & Written..., Sales, Economics, Research, Social Networking

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2008 — 2010
B.A., Economics

Anne Arundel Community College   2005 — 2007
Associates, Physics

Ilana Waldman Ilana Waldman Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Ilana Waldman's Optimal Solutions Group Experience January 2013 - June 2013
Job Administrative Assistant at University of Maryland Education Abroad
Industry Education Management
Experience
University of Maryland Education Abroad   September 2014 - Present
Colegio Publico Ramón Pérez de Ayala   October 2013 - June 2014
Optimal Solutions Group   January 2013 - June 2013
University of Maryland, Teaching, Learning, Policy & Leadership   January 2013 - May 2013
Maryland Commission on Criminal Sentencing Policy   August 2012 - December 2012
Baltimore City State's Attorney   May 2012 - August 2012
Busboys and Poets  July 2011 - February 2012

Skills
Research, PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Customer Service, Political Science, Editing, Legal Research, Politics, Event Management, Social Media, Community Outreach, Event Planning, Spanish

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2009 — 2013
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Political Science and Government

Center for Cross-Cultural Studies Abroad   2012 — 2012
Minor, Spanish Language and Literature

Monica Leal Priddy Monica Leal Priddy Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Monica Leal Priddy's Optimal Solutions Group Experience 2011 - Present
Job Senior Associate at Optimal Solutions Group
Industry Public Policy
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   2011 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   2007 - 2011
Optimal Solutions Group   2004 - 2007

Skills
Stata, Policy Analysis, Public Policy, Program Evaluation, Qualitative Research, Econometrics, Policy Research, Quantitative Analytics, Survey Design, Statistics, Health Policy, Quantitative Research

Education
The Johns Hopkins University   2002 — 2004
MA, Public Policy

Loyola University Maryland   1998 — 2002
BA, Political Science, Journalism

Stipo Josipovic Stipo Josipovic Zeeland, Michigan Details
Stipo Josipovic's Optimal Solutions Group Experience July 2013 - June 2014
Job Software Engineer at Innotec
Industry Information Services
Experience
Innotec  June 2014 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   July 2013 - June 2014
Office of Residence Life, The College of Wooster   August 2012 - May 2013
Depart of Web Communication, The College of Wooster   September 2009 - May 2013
European Parliament  June 2012 - June 2012
Office of Residence Life, The College of Wooster   August 2010 - December 2011
Woocorps, Office of Residence Life, The College of Wooster   May 2011 - August 2011

Skills
Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, HTML, Website Management, Excel, Research, Windows, PowerPoint, Social Media, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Web Design, Foreign Policy, International Relations, Blogging, Microsoft Excel, Political Science, Facebook

Education
The College of Wooster   2009 — 2013
B.A., International Relations

IES Freiburg   2012 — 2012
European Union Studies

Hope College   2008 — 2008

Coline Dony Coline Dony Charlotte, North Carolina Details
Coline Dony's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2014 - May 2015
Job Teaching assistant at UNC Charlotte
Industry Information Technology and Services
Experience
Girls Who Code  June 2015 - Present
UNC Charlotte  January 2013 - Present
UNC Charlotte  September 2014 - May 2015
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2014 - May 2015
UNC Charlotte  August 2013 - December 2014
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2014 - October 2014
UNC Charlotte  August 2013 - December 2013
UNC Charlotte  July 2011 - December 2012
Esri  July 2012 - July 2012
Terranova, night sitting service of general practitioners   October 2009 - June 2011

Skills
GIS, Python, Databases, R, Matlab, SAS, JavaScript, Agent-based Modeling, HTML + CSS, CPLEX / AMPL / LINGO, Pajek / Social Network..., ArcGIS

Education
UNC Charlotte   2012 — 2016
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Geography

UNC Charlotte   2011 — 2012
Master of Arts (M.A.), Geography: urban regional analysis

Free University of Brussels (VUB)   2009 — 2011
Master of Science (interuniversity program with Catholic University of Leuven, KUL, Belgium), Geography: Spatial Analysis of the Environment and GIS

Free University of Brussels (VUB)   2005 — 2009
Bachelor of Science, Geography: GIS profile

Lutgardiscollege Oudergem (Belgium)   1999 — 2005
middle and high school, Economics-Maths

Tsveta Polhemus Tsveta Polhemus Washington, District Of Columbia Details
Tsveta Polhemus's Optimal Solutions Group Experience May 2010 - December 2011
Job Assistant Director, Product Development at NCQA
Industry Public Policy
Experience
NCQA  June 2015 - Present
NCQA  August 2013 - June 2015
NCQA  January 2012 - August 2013
Optimal Solutions Group   May 2010 - December 2011
U.S. Senate Finance Committee   January 2010 - May 2010
Maryland School of Public Policy   August 2008 - May 2010
Krauthamer & Associates   December 2007 - August 2008
Senator Joseph Lieberman   May 2006 - July 2006

Skills
Healthcare, Policy, Legislative Relations, Program Evaluation, Proposal Writing, Health Policy, Project Management, Public Policy, Research, Training, Event Planning, Social Media, CRM, Quality Improvement, System Administration, Strategic Communications, Policy Analysis, Strategic Planning, Medicare, Management, Program Development, Editing, Economics, Public Speaking, Fundraising, Economic Development, Quantitative Analytics, Nonprofits, Medicaid, International..., Grant Writing, Market Analysis

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2008 — 2010
Masters in Public Policy, Social Policy and Finance & Management

Iona College   2003 — 2007
Political Science

Donald Webber Jr. Donald Webber Jr. Greater New York City Area Details
Donald Webber Jr.'s Optimal Solutions Group Experience March 2010 - June 2010
Job Transaction Advisory Senior at EY
Industry Management Consulting
Experience
Ernst & Young  January 2014 - Present
Ernst & Young  November 2011 - December 2013
SRA International  January 2011 - November 2011
SRA International  July 2010 - January 2011
Optimal Solutions Group   March 2010 - June 2010
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond  September 2009 - December 2009
Federal Reserve Bank of New York  June 2009 - August 2009
Convergent Wealth Advisors  January 2009 - May 2009
Optimal Solutions Group   September 2008 - December 2008
Dell  February 2007 - September 2008

Skills
Financial Modeling, Project Management, Data Analysis, SharePoint, Managerial Finance, Leadership, Business Process..., Merger Integration, Real Estate Acquisition..., SAP, Transactional Analysis, Operating Model Design, Operational..., Synergy Analysis, Day One Readiness, Carve-out Readiness

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2006 — 2010
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Economics

Lakeland High School   2002 — 2006
Diploma

David F. Lopez David F. Lopez Salisbury, Maryland Details
David F. Lopez's Optimal Solutions Group Experience April 2006 - November 2006
Job Data Analysis & Methodology Guru
Industry Education Management
Experience
Johns Hopkins University  August 2014 - Present
iAnalytics Consulting, LLC   April 2007 - Present
Southern New Hampshire University  August 2014 - January 2015
Salisbury University  June 2011 - May 2012
George Washington University  April 2010 - January 2011
Brown University  April 2007 - November 2009
CNA Corporation  March 2005 - April 2007
Optimal Solutions Group   April 2006 - November 2006
Xtria  2003 - 2005
Bard College  July 1997 - June 2003

Skills
Research Design, Operations Research, Statistical Modeling, Multivariate Analysis, Quantitative Modeling, Qualitative Research, Proposal Management, Grant Writing, Research Project..., Program Evaluation, Executive Coaching, Quantitative Research, Content Development, Professional..., Curriculum Design, Curriculum Alignment, Instructional Design, Proposal Writing, Research, Leadership Development, Staff Development, Organizational..., Nonprofits, Higher Education, Statistics, Data Analysis, Grants, Psychology, Training, Program Development, Adult Education, E-Learning, Teaching, Curriculum Development, Educational Consulting, K-12, Distance Learning, Educational Leadership, Educational Technology

Education
Max Planck Institute for Human Development & Edcuation   1993 — 1995
Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, Lifespan Developmental Psychology & Multivariate Statistics

Kent State University   1989 — 1993
PhD, Experimental Psychology (Social)

University of Waterloo   1984 — 1988
B.A. (Hons), Psychology

Brebeuf College School   1979 — 1984
High School

Laura Buzek Laura Buzek Reston, Virginia Details
Laura Buzek's Optimal Solutions Group Experience February 2013 - October 2013
Job Software Engineer at Appian Corporation
Industry Computer Software
Experience
Appian Corporation  August 2014 - Present
University of Maryland  January 2010 - May 2014
Optimal Solutions Group   February 2013 - October 2013
Amazon  May 2013 - August 2013
DIRECTV  May 2012 - August 2012
Sierra Club  May 2011 - August 2011

Skills
Python, C, Java, JavaScript, Environmental Sociology, Social Psychology, Matlab, Software Development, Linux, HTML, Eclipse

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2010 — 2015
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Computer Science, Computer Science

University of Maryland College Park   2010 — 2014
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Computer Science

Kashni Sharma Kashni Sharma Potomac, Maryland Details
Kashni Sharma's Optimal Solutions Group Experience July 2013 - Present
Job Research Assistant at Optimal Solutions Group
Industry Research
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   July 2013 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   April 2013 - July 2013
Consumer Electronics Association  April 2012 - September 2012
University of Maryland Department of Residential Life   August 2011 - May 2012
Habitat for Humanity of Montgomery County  June 2011 - August 2011

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2014 — 2015
Master's Degree, Applied Economics

University of Maryland College Park   2009 — 2013
Bachelor of Arts, Economics

Claudia Gonzalez Martinez, PhD Claudia Gonzalez Martinez, PhD Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Claudia Gonzalez Martinez, PhD's Optimal Solutions Group Experience September 2011 - August 2013
Job Research Manager Summit Consulting, LLC
Industry Research
Experience
Summit Consulting, LLC  August 2013 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   September 2011 - August 2013
IMPAQ International  August 2010 - August 2011
Population Services International  March 2010 - August 2010
Bates White, LLC  August 2006 - February 2010
Welch Consulting Ltd   September 2003 - August 2006

Skills
Statistics, Economics, Stata, Data Analysis, Econometrics, Economic Research, Quantitative Analytics, Research, Quantitative Research, Policy Analysis, Health Economics, International..., Labor Economics, Spanish, Economic Modeling, Statistical Modeling, Survey Design, Microeconomics, Policy, Program Evaluation, Impact Evaluation

Education
University of Wisconsin-Madison   1997 — 2003
PhD, Economics

University of Wisconsin-Madison
M.S, Economics

Universidad de Chile
M.S, Civil Industrial Engineering

Universidad de Chile
B.S, Civil Industrial Engineering

Jeremy Hanson Jeremy Hanson Annapolis, Maryland Details
Jeremy Hanson's Optimal Solutions Group Experience October 2010 - May 2011
Job Project Coordinator, Expert Panel BMP Assessment at Virginia Tech
Industry Public Policy
Experience
Virginia Tech  August 2014 - Present
Chesapeake Research Consortium  July 2012 - August 2014
Environmental Finance Center  October 2011 - June 2012
Maryland School of Public Policy   August 2011 - May 2012
Chesapeake Bay Foundation  May 2011 - August 2011
Optimal Solutions Group   October 2010 - May 2011
University of Nebraska Public Policy Center  July 2010 - August 2010

Skills
Environmental Policy, Writing, Public Policy Research, Research, Watershed Management, Public Policy, Policy, Water, Stormwater, Excel, Word, Qualitative Research, Quantitative Analysis, Adobe Acrobat, Local Government, Sustainable Agriculture, State Government, Federal Government, Government, Federal Regulations, Economics, Environmental Economics, Political Science, Sustainability, Editing, Policy Research

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2010 — 2012
MPP, Environmental Policy

University of Nebraska   2006 — 2010
B.A, Economics and Political Science

Adewale Tychus Adewale Tychus Upper Marlboro, Maryland Details
Adewale Tychus's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2014 - Present
Job Project Manager at Optimal Solutions Group
Industry Hospital & Health Care
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2014 - Present
TEMPLE OF PRAISE INTERNATIONAL CHURCH   November 1998 - Present
BOOZ ALLEN HAMILTON JUL   July 2012 - July 2013
BOOZ ALLEN HAMILTON JUL   July 2012 - July 2013
THE DELMARVA FOUNDATION, D   August 2011 - April 2012
Delmarva Foundation  2008 - 2012
THE DELMARVA FOUNDATION, D   November 2008 - August 2011
HEALING OUR VILLAGE   January 2007 - November 2008
ONE-ECONOMY   October 2006 - May 2007

Skills
Health Education, Hospitals, Healthcare, Healthcare Management, Nursing, Public Health, Medicine, Informatics, Medicare, Patient Safety, Healthcare Consulting, Leadership

Education
The George Washington University   2005 — 2007
Master of Public Health (MPH), Health Promotion

National Cancer Institute

Howard University   1998 — 2001
Master's degree, Biology

Nicola Smith-Kea Nicola Smith-Kea Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Nicola Smith-Kea's Optimal Solutions Group Experience September 2012 - November 2013
Job Policy Analyst Law Enforcement Program at Council of State Governments Justice Center
Industry Higher Education
Experience
Council of State Governments Justice Center  March 2015 - Present
Council of State Governments Justice Center  May 2014 - March 2015
Optimal Solutions Group   September 2012 - November 2013
University of Maryland  July 2012 - September 2012
University of Maryland  August 2006 - May 2011
University of Maryland  January 2010 - June 2010
Maryland State Commission on Criminal Sentencing Policy (MSCCSP)   January 2009 - September 2009
National Academy of Sciences  June 2008 - June 2009
University of the West Indies, Mona Campus   August 2003 - June 2006
University of the West Indies  2000 - 2006

Skills
Intensive training and..., Organizational Change..., Research, Qualitative Research, Teaching, Public Speaking, Policy, Public Policy, Program Evaluation, Social Sciences, SPSS, Higher Education, Analysis, Psychology, Research Design, Program Management, University Teaching, International Relations, Stata, Statistics, Quantitative Research, Academic Writing, Lecturing, Data Analysis, Sociology

Education
Antioch University-PhD Program in Leadership and Change   2014 — 2018
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Leadership and Change

University of Maryland College Park   2006 — 2009
Master of Arts (M.A.), Criminology and Criminal Justice

University of the West Indies, Mona Campus   2000 — 2004
Master of Science (M.Sc.), Sociology (Social Psychology)

University of the West Indies, Mona Campus   1995 — 1998
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), Psychology and Sociology

Bethlehem Moravian Teachers' College   1991 — 1994
Diploma in Education, Primary Education

Sandra Bempong, MPH, CHES Sandra Bempong, MPH, CHES Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Sandra Bempong, MPH, CHES's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2013 - February 2014
Job PCMH Program Consultant at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
Industry Health, Wellness and Fitness
Experience
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield  March 2014 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2013 - February 2014
National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition  February 2013 - May 2013
Magnum Opus Technologies   October 2011 - September 2012
Sterling Medical Corporation  July 2009 - September 2011
Spectrum Healthcare Resources  January 2006 - July 2009
Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments  2002 - 2006
The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy  2000 - 2002

Skills
Public Health, Health Education, population health, Program Management, health and wellness, Health Promotion, Disease Prevention, Health Communication, Public Health..., mHealth, eHealth

Education
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health   2012 — 2013
Certificate in Public Health Informatics

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences   1998 — 2000
MPH, Maternal & Child Health

University of Maryland College Park   1993 — 1997
BS, Biological Sciences: Physiology & Neurobiology

Diana Behrendt Diana Behrendt Baltimore, Maryland Area Details
Diana Behrendt's Optimal Solutions Group Experience April 2012 - April 2013
Job Health Insurance Specialist at Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Industry Public Policy
Experience
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services  April 2013 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   April 2012 - April 2013
InterGroup Services  2010 - March 2012
Optimal Solutions Group   July 2006 - November 2009
Annie E. Casey Foundation  July 2005 - July 2006
National Summer Learning Association  June 2005 - May 2006
University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Flint Adolescent Study   May 2003 - July 2004
University of Michigan, Department of Psychology, Age and Cognition Laboratory   April 2002 - August 2003

Skills
Program Management, Writing, Policy Analysis, Grant Writing, Research, Public Policy, Public Health Policy, Data Analysis, Program Evaluation, Healthcare, Supervisory Skills, Report Production, Qualitative Research, Proposal Writing

Education
The Johns Hopkins University   2010 — 2011
Certificate on Aging

The Johns Hopkins University   2004 — 2006
MPP, Public Policy - Health Policy

Bloomberg School of Public Health
Certificate, Health Policy

University of Michigan   1999 — 2002
B.S., Biopsychology and Cognitive Sciences

Craig Streit Craig Streit Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Craig Streit's Optimal Solutions Group Experience November 2012 - January 2014
Job Research Assistant at The Brookings Institution
Industry Public Policy
Experience
The Brookings Institution  January 2014 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   November 2012 - January 2014
The Safe Conflict Project   May 2010 - May 2012
Presidents Leadership Institute  January 2011 - May 2011
Presidents Leadership Institute  August 2010 - December 2010
University of Colorado Ecology Department Laboratory   January 2010 - May 2010
Orbis Institute  June 2009 - August 2009

Skills
Research, Policy Analysis, Strategic Policy..., Non-profit..., Relationship Management, Advocacy, Position Papers, Report Writing, Program Management, Public Policy, Statistics, Analysis, Nonprofits, Leadership, Political Science, Public Speaking, Social Media

Education
University of Colorado at Boulder   2008 — 2011
B.A, Political Science and International Affairs; Political Science, 3.8

Michael LaBattaglia Michael LaBattaglia Baltimore, Maryland Details
Michael LaBattaglia's Optimal Solutions Group Experience April 2010 - August 2014
Job Summer Legal Intern at U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Industry Law Practice
Experience
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services   June 2015 - August 2015
Optimal Solutions Group   April 2010 - August 2014
U.S. Rep. Robert Andrews (NJ), Christopher Carney (PA)   January 2006 - May 2007

Skills
Health Law, Medicare, Appeals, Legal Writing, Legal Analysis, Legal Research, Policy Analysis, Public Policy, Program Evaluation, Qualitative Research, Stata, Health Policy, Public Speaking, Government, Policy

Education
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law   2014 — 2017
Juris Doctor, Law

University of Maryland College Park   2008 — 2010
Master of Public Policy (M.P.P.)

University of Maryland College Park   2004 — 2008
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Honors Political Science and Government, concentration in Economics, 3.85 GPA, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Cameron Gerbers Cameron Gerbers Greater Boston Area Details
Cameron Gerbers's Optimal Solutions Group Experience February 2011 - June 2013
Job Partner Liaison at SocialMadeSimple
Industry Public Relations and Communications
Experience
SocialMadeSimple  September 2014 - Present
SocialMadeSimple  March 2014 - Present
CourseWorld  September 2013 - February 2014
Optimal Solutions Group   February 2011 - June 2013

Skills
Qualitative Research, Survey Research, Policy Analysis, Program Evaluation, Stata, Microsoft Applications, Proposal Writing, Survey Design, SPSS, Analysis, Research, Data Analysis, Statistics, Quantitative Analytics, Public Policy, Leadership, Health Policy, Economics, Public Health, Social Media, Research Design, Public Speaking, PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Social Media Marketing, Microsoft Word, Facebook, Microsoft Office, Social Networking, Public Relations, Customer Service, Communication, Newsletters

Education
Kent State University   2013 — 2015
Master's Degree, Mass Communications with a focus in Public Relations, 4.0

University of Maryland College Park   2010 — 2012
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Political Science and Government, 3.82

Victor Poonai Victor Poonai Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Victor Poonai's Optimal Solutions Group Experience May 2011 - May 2012
Job Communication Specialist at Technical Resources International
Industry Public Relations and Communications
Experience
Technical Resources International  May 2012 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   May 2011 - May 2012
Optimal Solutions Group   January 2011 - May 2011
Best Western  May 2009 - August 2010

Skills
Social Media Analytics, Event Planning, SEO, Social Media, InDesign, Social Networking, Drupal, Office 2010, Ap Style, Editing, Constant Contact, Research, Microsoft Office, Public Speaking, PowerPoint, Data Analysis, Qualitative Research, Microsoft Excel, Policy Analysis, Google Analytics, Proposal Writing, Facebook, Event Management, Public Policy, Social Media Marketing, Media Relations, Press Releases, AP Style, Blogging, Policy, Advertising, Strategic Communications

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2007 — 2011
Bachelors, Communications: Public Relations

University of Maryland College Park
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Communication/Public Relations

William Reidy William Reidy Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
William Reidy's Optimal Solutions Group Experience September 2010 - November 2010
Job Adjunct Clinical Faculty at University of Maryland School of Social Work, Principal at Brookview Consulting, Board IBHI
Industry Health, Wellness and Fitness
Experience
University of Maryland School of Social Work  January 2015 - Present
Brookview Consulting LLC   May 2013 - Present
Institute for Behavioral Healthcare Improvement   January 2005 - Present
National Association of Community Health Centers  January 2011 - December 2012
Optimal Solutions Group   September 2010 - November 2010
Planned Systems International  August 2009 - February 2010
Government of the District of Columbia Dept. of Mental Health   October 2005 - August 2009
CDM Group   September 2003 - August 2005
Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic Region  June 2000 - August 2003
Kaiser Permanente Northeast Division / Community Health Plan   January 1977 - December 1999

Skills
Co-occurring Disorders, Mental Health, Management, Behavioral Health, Treatment, Clinical Supervision, Social Services, Healthcare, Clinical Research, Medicaid, Disease Management, Quality Improvement, Health Policy, Chemical Dependency, Utilization Management, Health Plan Operations, Network Contracting, Provider Network..., Capitation, Medical Groups, Suicide Assessment, Healthcare improvement, Service Re-design, NCQA, Community Health Centers, Access to Care, Integrated Care, Medical Home, Not for Profit, Board Governance, Non-profit Board..., Program Development, Public Health, Healthcare Management, Grants, Prevention, Healthcare Consulting, Program Evaluation, Medicine, Health Education, Program Management, Public Policy, Healthcare Information..., Training, Leadership, Grant Writing, Google Groups, Health Information..., HIPAA, Medicare

Education
University at Albany, SUNY   1973 — 1975
MSW, Social Work Practice

Niagara University   1968 — 1972
M.Div., Theology

Resurrection College   1965 — 1968
Philosophy

Leeann Comfort Leeann Comfort San Francisco Bay Area Details
Leeann Comfort's Optimal Solutions Group Experience 2010 - 2011
Job PhD Student in Health Policy, Organizations & Management
Industry Research
Experience
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services  March 2011 - August 2015
Georgetown University  September 2014 - June 2015
Optimal Solutions Group   2010 - 2011
Franklin County, PA  2009 - 2010
Office of Senator Les Ihara, Jr.   September 2008 - December 2008
Howard University Department of Health, Human Performance, and Leisure Studies   2007 - 2007

Skills
Policy Analysis, Public Policy, Health Policy, Statistics, Public Health, Innovation, Program Management, Policy, Stata, Qualitative Research, Government, Program Evaluation, Data Analysis

Education
University of California, Berkeley   2015 — 2019
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Health Policy, Organizations & Management

Georgetown University   2011 — 2014
MPP, Health Policy

Indiana University of Pennsylvania
BA, English, Economics

University of Hawaii at Manoa   2008 — 2008
Public Policy & Economics, National Student Exchange (Honors Program)

University of Cambridge   2008 — 2008
Public Policy & Economics (Summer Programme)

Sravya Yeleswarapu Sravya Yeleswarapu Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Sravya Yeleswarapu's Optimal Solutions Group Experience May 2008 - August 2008
Job Manager, Advisory Services, Financial Services Office at Ernst & Young
Industry Financial Services
Experience
Ernst & Young  July 2010 - Present
Ernst & Young  May 2009 - August 2009
Optimal Solutions Group   May 2008 - August 2008

Education
The College of William and Mary   2006 — 2010
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Economics, Finance

The College of William and Mary - The Mason School of Business   2006 — 2010

George C. Marshall High School   2002 — 2006

Soham Banerji Soham Banerji Washington, District Of Columbia Details
Soham Banerji's Optimal Solutions Group Experience July 2010 - July 2011
Job Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) Professional
Industry International Trade and Development
Experience
Anka Rising   November 2014 - Present
Dexis Consulting Group  February 2015 - September 2015
Dexis Consulting Group  February 2014 - February 2015
Dexis Consulting Group  February 2013 - January 2014
Optimal Solutions Group, LLC  July 2011 - February 2013
Optimal Solutions Group   July 2010 - July 2011
The Maplewood Business & Economic Development Commission (BEDC)   February 2010 - May 2010
Weber Shandwick  January 2010 - February 2010
Dexis Consulting Group  May 2009 - August 2009
Punch and Associates Investment Management, Inc   January 2009 - May 2009

Skills
Stata, Computing, Data Analysis, Microsoft Office, R, Social Media, International..., Policy Analysis, Econometrics, Economics, Qualitative Research, Research, Economic Development, Non-profits, Statistics, Proposal Writing, Program Management, Strategy, Public Policy, Program Evaluation, Analysis, Microfinance, Capacity Building, International Relations, SPSS, Grants, Political Science, Leadership, Public/private..., Nonprofits, Grant Writing, Quantitative Analytics, Government, Project Coordination, Policy, NGOs, Project Management

Education
Georgetown University   2015 — 2017
Master’s Degree, Development Economics and International Development

The Johns Hopkins University - Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)   2014 — 2014
Development Economics and International Development

Macalester College   2006 — 2010
B.A., Economics, International Studies, Computer Science

Independent University, Bangladesh   2008 — 2009
Certificate, Microfinance

College Year in Athens   2007 — 2007
Studies in Hellenic and Mediterranean Civilizations

Dubai Modern High School   1996 — 2006
Indian School Certificate (ISC), Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer Science, English

Scott Dempwolf Scott Dempwolf Baltimore, Maryland Area Details
Scott Dempwolf's Optimal Solutions Group Experience 2013 - 2014
Job Research Assistant Professor at University of Maryland
Industry Higher Education
Experience
University of Maryland, College Park  August 2007 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   2013 - 2014
Optimal Solutions Group   2013 - 2014
REDDI   November 2005 - April 2011
Sparky & Clark's Roasting Company   1999 - 2006
York County Economic Development Corp.   2003 - 2005
Crispus Attucks Community Development Corporation   1993 - 1999
York County Planning Commission  1989 - 1993

Skills
Economic Development, Economics, Social Networking, Energy, Entrepreneurship, Sustainability, Policy, Teaching, Community Development, Public Policy, Research, Policy Analysis, Public Speaking, Strategic Planning, Data Analysis

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2007 — 2012
PhD, Urban and Regional Planning

Temple University   2005 — 2007
MCRP, Community and Regional Planning

Massachusetts Institute of Technology   1984 — 1987
SB, Architecture

St. Petersburg College   1981 — 1984
AA, Math and Science

David Garr David Garr Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
David Garr's Optimal Solutions Group Experience May 2010 - December 2010
Job Senior Campaign Finance Analyst at Federal Election Commission
Industry Research
Experience
Federal Election Commission  December 2010 - Present
Georgetown University  August 2008 - May 2014
Optimal Solutions Group   May 2010 - December 2010
Georgetown University  May 2009 - June 2010
TMG Strategies  September 2007 - February 2009
Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research  March 2006 - August 2007
WRC-TV NBC4   August 2004 - January 2005

Skills
Qualitative Research, New Media, Media Analysis, Research, Editing, Public Speaking, Social Media

Education
Georgetown University   2007 — 2009
M.A (Graduated with Distinction), Communication, Culture, and Technology

University of Maryland College Park   2002 — 2006
BA, Government and Politics

Walt Whitman High School   1998 — 2002
High School Diploma

Alexander Kyerematen Alexander Kyerematen Greater Philadelphia Area Details
Alexander Kyerematen's Optimal Solutions Group Experience March 2007 - July 2007
Job Philanthropic Consulting | Grant Management | Development Consulting | Development Finance | Global Business Development
Industry International Trade and Development
Experience
Geneva Global  June 2015 - Present
Geneva Global  January 2014 - May 2015
Geneva Global  October 2013 - December 2013
Fidelity Bank Gh Ltd  July 2008 - August 2012
Optimal Solutions Group   March 2007 - July 2007
The Bank of New York  July 2006 - February 2007
The College of Wooster  May 2003 - July 2006
The College of Wooster  August 2005 - June 2006

Skills
Analysis, Strategy, Strategic Planning, Research, Business Development, Management, New Business Development, Economics, Policy Analysis, Business Strategy, Relationship Management, Financial Analysis, Marketing, Management Consulting, Program Evaluation, Consulting, Project Planning, Project Management, Entrepreneurship

Education
Hult International Business School   2012 — 2013
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), International Business

The College of Wooster   2003 — 2006
Bachelor of Arts, Economics

Ge Hong Ge Hong Greater Seattle Area Details
Ge Hong's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2004 - June 2011
Job Research Manager at WA Department of Social and Health Services
Industry Public Policy
Experience
WA Department of Social and Health Services   June 2011 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2004 - June 2011

Skills
Stata, SAS Programming, Statistical Data..., Program Evaluation, Policy Analysis, Survey Research

Education
University of Maryland Baltimore County   2000 — 2006
PhD, Public Policy Analysis

Beijing Foreign Studies University

Ken Cannon Ken Cannon Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Ken Cannon's Optimal Solutions Group Experience September 2011 - December 2011
Job Economist
Industry Research
Experience
Econometrica, Inc.   December 2011 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   September 2011 - December 2011
Johns Hopkins University  May 2010 - August 2011
Johnson Financial Group  July 2006 - April 2010
Marshall & Ilsley Corporation  February 2001 - June 2006

Skills
Cost-Benefit Analysis, R, Econometrics, Economics, Statistics, Data Analysis, Regulatory Analysis, Microeconomics, Economic Research, SAS, Economic Modeling, Policy Analysis, Python, Health Economics, Health Insurance..., Healthcare Analytics, Program Evaluation, Regulatory Policy, Proposal Writing, Health Care Reform, Public Policy, Eviews, Stata, Analysis, Policy

Education
The Johns Hopkins University   2010 — 2011
M.A., Applied Economics

Texas A&M University   2006 — 2008
Certificate in Advanced International Affairs

Marquette University   1997 — 2001
B.S., Finance, Philosophy (minor)

Jennifer Auer Jennifer Auer Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Jennifer Auer's Optimal Solutions Group Experience April 2013 - Present
Job Research Associate at Optimal Solutions Group
Industry Public Policy
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   April 2013 - Present
Arizona Office of the Auditor General  April 2007 - June 2008
ThinkAZ   August 2006 - April 2007
The Urban Institute  August 2001 - July 2006

Skills
Public Policy, Political Science, Statistics, Stata, Research, SAS/SQL, Interviewing, Policy Analysis, SAS programming, Program Evaluation, Quantitative Analytics, Policy, Quantitative Research, SPSS, Interviews, Economics, Qualitative Research, Econometrics, Research Design, Data Analysis, Report Writing, SAS, Grant Writing, International..., Proposal Writing

Education
Arizona State University   2008 — 2013
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Public Administration

The George Washington University   2002 — 2004
Master, Public Policy

Arizona State University   1996 — 2000
B.A., Political Science and Sociology

Tarnika F. Bell, PMP Tarnika F. Bell, PMP Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Tarnika F. Bell, PMP's Optimal Solutions Group Experience March 2007 - July 2010
Job Project Manager at IT WORKS! Inc.
Industry Government Administration
Experience
IT WORKS! Inc.   July 2014 - Present
Applied Systems Development Corporation   February 2014 - July 2014
TexelTek, Inc.   November 2012 - September 2013
Teracore, Inc.   October 2010 - November 2012
SE Solutions Inc  July 2010 - October 2010
Optimal Solutions Group   March 2007 - July 2010
Easter Seals Greater Washington Baltimore Region  2004 - 2007
National Center for Children and Families  2001 - 2004
American Correctional Association  2000 - 2001

Skills
Proposal Writing, Program Management, Government, Project Management, Data Analysis, Policy Analysis, Research, Strategic Planning, Strategic Communications, SharePoint, Policy, Business Analysis, Editing, Technical Writing, Training, Project Planning, Leadership, Business Process, Management Consulting, Analysis, Public Speaking, Corporate Communications, Budgets, PMO, Process Improvement, Recruiting, Performance Management, Team Leadership, Business Process..., Governance, Management, MS Project, Strategy, Security Clearance, Change Management, SDLC, PMP, Project Portfolio..., Risk Management, Government Contracting, Software Documentation, Visio

Education
University of Baltimore   2014 — 2016
Master of Arts (M.A.), Publication Design

University of South Carolina-Columbia   1994 — 1998
BA, Journalism/Mass Communications

Evan Olson Evan Olson Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Evan Olson's Optimal Solutions Group Experience September 2007 - August 2008
Job Information Security Analyst
Industry Management Consulting
Experience
ActioNet, Inc.   April 2014 - Present
Global Network Systems  November 2011 - March 2014
M Squared Strategies  October 2008 - October 2011
Optimal Solutions Group   September 2007 - August 2008
National Defense University  2005 - 2006
University of Maryland, College Park  2004 - 2006
Dioptics Inc.   2001 - 2004

Skills
Consulting, Policy Analysis, Quantitative Analytics, SAS, SPSS, Stata, Research, Statistics, Program Evaluation, Quantitative Research, IT Security Policies, IT Security Assessments, Policy

Education
University of Maryland College Park
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Measurement, Statistics and Evaluation

University of Maryland College Park   2004 — 2007
MA, Measurement, Statistics and Evaluation

University of California, Santa Barbara   1991 — 1995
BA, Business-Economics, Psychology

Andrew Gendreau Andrew Gendreau Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Andrew Gendreau's Optimal Solutions Group Experience August 2006 - August 2009
Job Senior Manager at Avalere Health
Industry Hospital & Health Care
Experience
Avalere Health  June 2011 - Present
Robert H. Smith School of Business  August 2009 - May 2011
Optimal Solutions Group   August 2006 - August 2009

Skills
Risk Management, Quantitative Research, Statistics, Business Development, Financial Services, Budgets, Portfolio Management, Outsourcing, SQL, Marketing, Product Development, Data Mining, Venture Capital, Bloomberg, Product Management

Education
University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business   2009 — 2011
Master of Business Administration

University of Maryland College Park   2002 — 2006
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Economics

Lipika Ahuja Lipika Ahuja Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Lipika Ahuja's Optimal Solutions Group Experience September 2013 - Present
Job Research Analyst at Optimal Solutions Group
Industry Public Policy
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   September 2013 - Present
The Vigyan Vijay Foundation   April 2008 - Present
Texas Attorney General  February 2013 - August 2013
MDRC  February 2013 - August 2013
LBJ School of Public Affairs, UT Austin   August 2011 - May 2013
ACCESS Health International  June 2012 - December 2012
Center for Neighborhood Technology  December 2008 - September 2009
The Vigyan Vijay Foundation   September 2001 - March 2008
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi  May 2001 - October 2002

Skills
Public Speaking, SPSS, Non-profits, Program Management, Analysis, Policy, Management Consulting, Data Analysis, Project Management, Research, Business Analysis, Strategic Planning, Business Strategy, Fundraising, Nonprofits, Public Policy, Policy Analysis, Program Evaluation, Public Health, Strategy, Qualitative Research, Public Relations, Grants, Government, Management, Proposal Writing, Community Outreach

Education
The University of Texas at Austin - The LBJ School of Public Affairs   2011 — 2013
MPAff., Health Policy Analysis

Delhi Institute of Technology   1993 — 1997
BE, Instrumentation and Technology

Kendriya Vidyalaya   1983 — 1993

Deborah Moreno Deborah Moreno Grand Forks, North Dakota Area Details
Deborah Moreno's Optimal Solutions Group Experience January 2008 - May 2009
Job Director, Clinical Informatics at RiverView Healthcare
Industry Hospital & Health Care
Experience
RiverView Health  January 2011 - Present
RiverView Healthcare   January 2011 - Present
Provider Resources, Inc  May 2009 - January 2011
Optimal Solutions Group   January 2008 - May 2009
Capgemini Government Solutions  2007 - 2008

Skills
EHR, Healthcare Information..., Informatics, Healthcare, Project Management, Data Analysis, Program Management, Policy Analysis, Program Evaluation, Hospitals, Process Improvement, Epic Systems, Managed Care, Healthcare Management, EMR, HIPAA, Change Management, Public Health, Leadership, Strategy, Healthcare Consulting, Health Policy, Analysis, Statistics, Qualitative Research, Policy, Proposal Writing, Medicare, Clinical Research, Public Policy, Budgets, Performance Improvement, Nursing, Grant Writing, Healthcare Industry, Visio, Integration, Medicaid, Inpatient, Business Process..., Patient Safety, Physicians, Management, Requirements Analysis

Education
The University of North Dakota   2001 — 2002
PhD, Educational Foundations and Research: Research Methodology

The University of North Dakota   1997 — 1998
Master of Public Administration, Public Policy

The University of North Dakota   1997 — 1998
public administration

The University of North Dakota   1996 — 1997
Bachelor of Arts, Political Science

Northland College   1983 — 1985
ADN, Nursing

Lee Cheyne Lee Cheyne Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Lee Cheyne's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2006 - June 2008
Job Project Manager at IT WORKS! Inc.
Industry Government Relations
Experience
IT WORKS! Inc.   May 2013 - Present
Deloitte Consulting  May 2009 - May 2013
BearingPoint  July 2008 - May 2009
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2006 - June 2008
Global Insight  July 2005 - June 2006
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP  September 2003 - July 2005

Skills
Analysis, Proposal Writing, Logistics, Accounts Payable, Program Management, Project Management, Process Scheduler, Security Clearance, Team Leadership, Access, PMO, Budgets, Time Management, Databases, Auditing, Management, Strategy, Management Consulting

Education
University of Maryland University College   2006 — 2007
Certificate, Project Management

University of Maryland College Park   1998 — 2003
BA, Economics

D. (Bonni) van Blarcom D. (Bonni) van Blarcom Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
D. (Bonni) van Blarcom's Optimal Solutions Group Experience 2014 - 2014
Job Trade Policy Advisor at Trade Policy Consulting
Industry International Trade and Development
Experience
Library of Congress  March 2015 - Present
Trade Policy Consulting   1979 - 2015
Optimal Solutions Group   2014 - 2014
Optimal Solutions Group   2014 - 2014
Department for International Development  1999 - 1999
USAID  1993 - 1994

Skills
European Union, International Trade, Economics, Research, Free Trade Agreements, Trade Compliance, Strategic Planning, Spanish, International Relations, Trade Facilitation, Private Sector..., Policy Analysis, Export Controls, Program Management, Governance, Africa, Economic Development, International Trade Law, Organizational..., Business Strategy, International Project..., Management Consulting, International..., Capacity Building, Customs Regulations, Project Management, Government, Strategy, Private Sector, Investment Promotion, Public/private..., Corporate Social..., Trade Policy, Antidumping, Sustainable Development, Public Sector, Policy, Public Policy, International..., Customs Valuation, NGOs, International Trade..., Proposal Writing, Value Chain Analysis, Development Economics, Sustainability, Rural Development, Program Evaluation, WTO, Export

Education
University of Sydney Law School
Course: World Trade Organization Law

Univeristy of Reading
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Economics

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Master of Science (M.Sc.), Agricultural Economics

Drew University   1974 — 1978
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Social Sciences

Columbia University in the City of New York

Larry Dolan Larry Dolan Baltimore, Maryland Area Details
Larry Dolan's Optimal Solutions Group Experience 2006 - 2009
Job Adjunct Associate Professor at Johns Hopkins University
Industry Research
Experience
Johns Hopkins University  July 2008 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   2006 - 2009
The College Board  November 1996 - June 2002

Education
The University of Chicago   1971 — 1980
Ph.D., Educational Psychology

Boston College   1967 — 1971
BA, Math and Psychology

Carla Bozzolo Carla Bozzolo Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Carla Bozzolo's Optimal Solutions Group Experience September 2013 - March 2014
Job Senior Research Associate at Insight Policy Research
Industry Research
Experience
Insight Policy Research  March 2014 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   September 2013 - March 2014
ICF International  October 2007 - September 2013
National Research Center for Women and Families  January 2013 - May 2013
American Institutes for Research  June 2007 - September 2007

Skills
SPSS, Qualitative Research, Program Evaluation, Survey Design, Data Analysis, Quantitative Research, Survey Research, Research, Statistics, Focus Groups, Public Policy, Proposal Writing, Data Collection, Public Health

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2010 — 2013
MPH, Community Health Education

The Ohio State University   2003 — 2007
B.A., Sociology

Matea Penđer Matea Penđer Silver Spring, Maryland Details
Matea Penđer's Optimal Solutions Group Experience May 2010 - September 2011
Job Assistant Policy Research Scientist at The College Board
Industry Higher Education
Experience
The College Board  February 2015 - Present
The College Board  September 2011 - February 2015
Optimal Solutions Group   May 2010 - September 2011

Skills
Policy, Policy Analysis, Program Evaluation, Public Policy, Research, Stata, Qualitative Research, Data Analysis, Analysis, Sustainability, Editing, Strategic Communications, Proposal Writing, Grant Writing, Higher Education, Research Design, Economics, Community Outreach, Politics, SPSS, Program Development, Report Writing, Survey Design, Quantitative Research, Nonprofits, Statistics

Education
University of Maryland Baltimore County   2001 — 2010
PhD, Public Policy

Vismay Parikh Vismay Parikh Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Vismay Parikh's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2012 - August 2012
Job Consultant
Industry Public Policy
Experience
The World Bank  April 2013 - Present
Johns Hopkins University  September 2011 - May 2013
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2012 - August 2012
Standard Chartered Bank  January 2009 - May 2010

Skills
Policy Analysis, Research, Stata, Macroeconomics, Statistics, Financial Modeling, Economics, Qualitative Research, Data Analysis, Public Policy, International Relations, Microsoft Excel, Community Outreach, Program Evaluation, Access, Policy, International..., Report Writing

Education
The Johns Hopkins University   2011 — 2013
MPP

Fergusson College   2005 — 2008
B.A.(Hons), Economics

St. Xavier's, Loyola High School   2003 — 2005
HSC, Commerce

S.P. Jain Institute of Management & Research
PPM, Wholesale Banking

Michael J. Kaiser, Ph.D., M.S. Michael J. Kaiser, Ph.D., M.S. Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Michael J. Kaiser, Ph.D., M.S.'s Optimal Solutions Group Experience April 2011 - February 2012
Job
Industry Research
Experience
University of Maryland Baltimore County  July 2012 - August 2012
Optimal Solutions Group   April 2011 - February 2012
Maryland Institute for Policy Analysis and Research (MIPAR)   September 2010 - August 2011
University of Maryland Baltimore County  August 2006 - June 2010
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality  May 2007 - August 2007
Coventry Health Care  September 2002 - June 2006

Skills
Qualitative Research, Statistics, Policy, Data Analysis, Health Policy, Program Evaluation, Policy Analysis, Research, Stata, Public Health, SAS, Analysis, Research Design, Quantitative Analytics, Public Policy, Proposal Writing, Program Management, Quantitative Research, Grant Writing, Quantitative Analysis, Quantitative Modeling, Public Policy Research, Survey Research, Writing, Survey Design, Policy Research, Healthcare, Focus Groups, Team Coordination, Group Presentations, Medical Terminology, Multivariate Statistics, SAS programming, Drafting Proposals, Financial Modeling, Team Building, Epidemiology, Public Speaking, MS Project, Site Visits, SAS Base, OneNote, Project Management, Government Proposal...

Education
University of Maryland Baltimore County   2006 — 2010
Ph.D., Public Policy (Health Policy track), 3.5

Saint Joseph's University   2004 — 2006
M.S., Health Administration, 3.92

The College of Saint Rose
B.A., Communications

Linda Sheftel Linda Sheftel Owings Mills, Maryland Details
Linda Sheftel's Optimal Solutions Group Experience January 2013 - August 2013
Job Clinical Documentation Excellence Specialist, BSN, RN
Industry Hospital & Health Care
Experience
Johns Hopkins Hospital  October 2013 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   January 2013 - August 2013
TEKsystems  February 2012 - September 2012
Livanta, LLC  January 2010 - January 2012
HealthCare Resolution Services, Inc.   November 2008 - January 2010
HealthCare Resolution Services, Inc.   November 2008 - January 2010
Livanta, LLC  May 2005 - November 2008
Navigant  2004 - 2005
Sierra Military Health Services  2000 - 2004
Sierra Military Health Services  1999 - 2000

Skills
Quality Assurance, Medical Records, Analysis, Auditing, Healthcare, Process Improvement, Healthcare Information..., Medicaid, Managed Care, Data Analysis, Research, Policy, Access, Project Management, Software Documentation, Databases, Quality Improvement, Informatics, Healthcare Industry, Visio, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Performance Improvement, Data Mining, Management, Program Management, Hospitals, Healthcare Consulting, EMR, EHR, Documentation

Education
Notre Dame of Maryland University
BSN, Nursing

Regina Belcher-Brown Regina Belcher-Brown Washington, District Of Columbia Details
Regina Belcher-Brown's Optimal Solutions Group Experience July 2010 - April 2011
Job Experienced Consultant / PMP
Industry Information Technology and Services
Experience
Vector Technical Resources  April 2014 - Present
Enlightened, Inc.   September 2011 - September 2012
Optimal Solutions Group   July 2010 - April 2011
Enlightened, Inc.   September 2009 - November 2009
The University of Trinidad and Tobago  March 2008 - August 2009
The University of Trinidad and Tobago  March 2006 - February 2008
FUJITSU TRANSACTION SOLUTIONS LTD   January 2005 - February 2006
Telecommunication Services of Trinidad and Tobago   November 2002 - December 2004
Enlightened, Inc. (Intelsat)   February 2002 - August 2002
ARBROS Communications, Inc   September 2000 - October 2001

Skills
Business Analysis, Business Process..., Telecommunications, Event Planning, SDLC, Billing Systems, Analysis, Research, Project Management, Program Management, Data Analysis, Strategic Planning, Business Development, Management, Agile Methodologies, Human Resources, Team Building, Leadership, SharePoint, Process Improvement, MS Project, Budgets, Business Process, Training, Requirements Analysis, Project Delivery, IT Service Management, Enterprise Architecture, PMP, Microsoft Project

Education
University of Maryland Baltimore County   2013 — 2013
Project Management Professional (PMP) coursework

Howard University   1982 — 1984
MS, Computer Science

Howard University   1976 — 1980
BS, Mathematics

Wilson High School

Christina Henry Christina Henry Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Christina Henry's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2010 - February 2013
Job Management Consultant
Industry Hospital & Health Care
Experience
Contracting  January 2013 - Present
Vinson Hall Retirement Community   January 2013 - May 2013
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2010 - February 2013
Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters   June 2009 - May 2010
The College of William and Mary  August 2008 - May 2010

Skills
Research, Statistics, Microsoft Excel, Customer Service, Teaching, Management, Inventory Management, Medical Terminology, Sales, Publicity, Programming, Profit, Medical Billing, Medical Records, Office Administration, Loss Prevention, Data Analysis, Program Evaluation

Education
Marymount University   2011 — 2013
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)

Marymount University   2010 — 2012
MS, Healthcare Management

The College of William and Mary   2006 — 2010
Bachelors, Neuroscience and Sociology

Kianna Banks Kianna Banks Baltimore, Maryland Area Details
Kianna Banks's Optimal Solutions Group Experience 2009 - 2010
Job Nurse Consultant at Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Industry Government Administration
Experience
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services  2011 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   2009 - 2010
Holy Cross Hospital  October 2007 - June 2009
Laurel Regional Hospital  2005 - 2006
National Urban League  2004 - 2005
Johns Hopkins Hospital  2002 - 2005

Skills
Medicine, Healthcare, Public Health, Inpatient, Healthcare Management, Healthcare Information...

Education
University of Maryland Baltimore   2003 — 2006
Masters of Science, Nursing

Syracuse University   1997 — 2002
Bachelors Degree, Nursing

Emily Hamilton Emily Hamilton Washington, District Of Columbia Details
Emily Hamilton's Optimal Solutions Group Experience February 2013 - April 2013
Job Senior Associate at Avalere Health
Industry Hospital & Health Care
Experience
Avalere Health  April 2014 - Present
Avalere Health  April 2013 - April 2014
Optimal Solutions Group   February 2013 - April 2013
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health  September 2012 - December 2012
Susan G. Komen for the Cure - Greater NYC Affiliate  May 2012 - September 2012
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health  September 2011 - May 2012
New Jersey Cancer Education and Early Detection Program   June 2011 - February 2012
Macalester College  October 2007 - May 2010
Amphion Innovations   May 2008 - August 2008

Skills
Economics, Psychology, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Research, Customer Service, Teamwork, Stata, EMS, GeMS, Editing, Health Policy

Education
Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health   2011 — 2013
Master of Public Health (MPH), Health Policy and Management

Macalester College   2006 — 2010
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Economics and Psychology

Mark A. Partridge, Ph.D. Mark A. Partridge, Ph.D. Lawrenceville, Georgia Details
Mark A. Partridge, Ph.D.'s Optimal Solutions Group Experience July 2006 - April 2013
Job Assistant Professor of Economics at Georgia Gwinnett College
Industry Higher Education
Experience
Georgia Gwinnett College  August 2015 - Present
Florida State University  January 2013 - July 2013
Optimal Solutions Group   July 2006 - April 2013
Florida State University  August 2008 - December 2012

Skills
Economics, Education, Econometrics, Econometric Modeling, Public Policy, Project Management, Proposal Writing, Statistics, Stata, SPSS, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Statistical Software, HTML, Higher Education, Policy Analysis, Research, Quantitative Research, Qualitative Research, SAS, Program Evaluation, Data Analysis, Research Design, Macroeconomics, Survey Research

Education
Florida State University   2010 — 2013
PhD, Economics

Florida State University   2008 — 2010
MA, Economics

William & Mary   2002 — 2006
BA, Economics

Jenny Moon Jenny Moon Annapolis Junction, Maryland Details
Jenny Moon's Optimal Solutions Group Experience November 2011 - April 2012
Job Marketing Assistant at BrightKey
Industry Nonprofit Organization Management
Experience
BrightKey, Inc.   March 2014 - Present
Cricket Communications  October 2012 - December 2013
Bonnie Heneson Communications  May 2012 - July 2012
Optimal Solutions Group   November 2011 - April 2012
Abraham Harrison LLC   August 2011 - December 2011
The PublicAsian   December 2010 - April 2011
National Rehabilitation Hospital (NRH)   June 2010 - August 2010

Skills
Blogging, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Editing, Microsoft Office, AP Style, Marketing, Media Relations, SEO, Strategic Communications, Journalism, Press Releases, New Media Marketing, New Media Strategy, News Writing, Contract Management, Marketing Communications, New Business Development

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2007 — 2011
B.A. in Communication, Specialization in Public Relations, Korean Studies Minor

Yonsei University   2008 — 2008

Loch Raven High School   2003 — 2007

Martin Wasserman Martin Wasserman Ellicott City, Maryland Details
Martin Wasserman's Optimal Solutions Group Experience September 2008 - May 2010
Job Medical Director, Provider Resources Inc
Industry Government Relations
Experience
Provider Resources, Inc.   June 2010 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   September 2008 - May 2010
Med Chi, the Maryland State Medical Society   September 2006 - April 2008
Glaxo Smith Kline Phrmcuticals  July 2002 - June 2006
Oregon Department of Health   September 2000 - April 2001
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health  April 1999 - September 2000
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene  December 1994 - March 1999
County Health Department - Arlington, Montgomery, Prince George's   September 1977 - December 1994
Mount Washington Pediatric Hospital  July 1976 - September 1977
US Public Health Service  July 1971 - August 1977

Education
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law   1974 — 1977
Doctor of Law (J.D.), Health Law

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry   1968 — 1971
Pediatrics Residency, Chief Resident

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine   1964 — 1968
Doctor of Medicine (M.D.), Pediatrics

Williams College   1960 — 1964
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Chemistry/Pre-Med

Julia C.W. Peterson Julia C.W. Peterson Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Julia C.W. Peterson's Optimal Solutions Group Experience January 2010 - January 2010
Job Student interested in Community Work, Youth, and Education
Industry Civic & Social Organization
Experience
Self-employed  May 2013 - Present
Var. Families   October 2012 - August 2015
White Bear Unitarian Universalist Church  September 2011 - September 2012
Macalester College  September 2010 - June 2011
Burgundy Farm Country Day School  May 2010 - August 2010
Optimal Solutions Group   January 2010 - January 2010
Massanetta Springs Middle School Conference   July 2007 - July 2009

Skills
Social Justice, Youth Work, Youth Empowerment, Teaching, Youth Development, Childcare, Tutoring, Editing, Critical Thinking, Writing, Policy Analysis, Social Networking, Education, Problem Solving, Group Work, Leading Groups, Program Planning, Publicity, Sociology, Mentoring, Copy Editing, Collaborative, Program Facilitation, Discussions, Facebook, Cooperation, Leadership, Race Relations, Reading, Children, Youth Ministry, Communication Design, Empathy, Team Building, Mediation, Discussion Facilitation, Collaboration, Youth, Streamlining, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office

Education
University of Mary Washington   2015 — 2016
Bachelor’s Degree, American Studies

Northern Virginia Community College   2014 — 2014
Associate's Degree, Social Science

Macalester College   2009 — 2012
American Studies, Sociology, Media Studies

T.C. Williams HS   2005 — 2009
Advanced Studies High School Diploma

Areeb Quasem Areeb Quasem Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Areeb Quasem's Optimal Solutions Group Experience February 2010 - June 2011
Job Certified Scrum Master, Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist
Industry Computer Software
Experience
Blue Canopy  September 2014 - Present
Dominion Dental   February 2014 - September 2014
Telarix  June 2012 - July 2013
Ellucian  January 2012 - June 2012
Infusive Tek   June 2011 - December 2011
Optimal Solutions Group   February 2010 - June 2011

Skills
CRM, Microsoft SQL Server, Telecommunications, Requirements Analysis, Software Development, Databases, Technical Support, Troubleshooting, Business Intelligence, T-SQL, Project Management, Requirements Gathering, SOA, HTML, SQL, iOS development, Business Analysis, Agile Methodologies, SDLC, SSRS, TFS, IT Strategy, Scrum, Mobile Devices, Visio, Software Documentation, iOS Development

Education
University of Maryland College Park

Frank Willbright Frank Willbright Washington D.C. Metro Area Details
Frank Willbright's Optimal Solutions Group Experience August 2011 - Present
Job IT Systems Manager at Optimal Solutions Group
Industry Information Technology and Services
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   August 2011 - Present
Corporate Press, Inc.   September 1998 - July 2011
Johnson Controls, Pax River, MD   September 1994 - September 1998

Education
Franklin & Marshall College   1981 — 1982

Dwight Morrow High School   1978 — 1981
Diploma

Carly McCann Carly McCann College Park, Maryland Details
Carly McCann's Optimal Solutions Group Experience June 2014 - Present
Job Research Analyst I at Optimal Solutions Group
Industry
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   June 2014 - Present
University of Maryland, Department of Economics   February 2014 - April 2014
Montgomery County Department of Economic Development  September 2013 - April 2014
Vibrant Pittsburgh  May 2013 - August 2013
Community and Recreation Center at Boyce Mayview   June 2009 - December 2012
Vibrant Pittsburgh  May 2012 - August 2012

Skills
Stata, Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Office, Word, Writing, Quantitative Research, Qualitative Research, Social Media, Teamwork, Customer Relations, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2010 — 2014
Bachelor of Arts, Economics

IES Dublin   2013 — 2013
Irish General Studies

Christina Rhine Christina Rhine Bowie, Maryland Details
Christina Rhine's Optimal Solutions Group Experience October 2013 - November 2013
Job Agency Coordinator at Transamerica Agency Network
Industry Insurance
Experience
Transamerica Financial Solutions  November 2013 - Present
Optimal Solutions Group   October 2013 - November 2013
Aflac Insurance  January 2013 - June 2013
All About Tan   February 2012 - December 2012
Newbury School   March 2011 - August 2011
Severn Valley Tennis & Fitness Club   January 2007 - January 2009
Hollister  January 2006 - January 2008

Skills
Management, Sales, Restaurants, Customer Service, PowerPoint, Outlook, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office, Cold Calling, Real Estate, Salesforce.com, Time Management, Budgets, Access, Account Management, Data Entry, Inventory Management, Marketing, Strategic Planning

Education
Salisbury University   2011 — 2013
Bachelor's degree, Management-BS

Anne Arundel Community College   2009 — 2011
Associate's degree, Business Administration and Management, General

South River High School   2006 — 2009

Alan Gersch Alan Gersch Washington, District Of Columbia Details
Alan Gersch's Optimal Solutions Group Experience November 2013 - Present
Job Software Developer at Optimal Solutions Group (and Doctor of Astronomy, PhD)
Industry Research
Experience
Optimal Solutions Group   November 2013 - Present
West Chester University, Dept. of Geology and Astronomy   January 2013 - June 2013
Astronomy Dept, University of Maryland   2004 - 2013
Astronomy Dept, University of Maryland   January 2004 - December 2006
Columbia University Astrophysics Lab   April 2002 - August 2004
Forbes.com  April 2000 - September 2001
TheStreet.com  March 1999 - March 2000
Credit Suisse First Boston  August 1998 - January 1999
MetTel  February 1998 - May 1998
CompassWare Development   February 1997 - January 1998

Skills
Computer Science, Software Development, Physics, Astronomy, Astrophysics, Mathematical Modeling, C++ Language, Java, JavaScript, SQL, Perl, Databases, Data Feeds, Unix Shell Scripting, Linux, Oracle, Sybase, Web Development, IDL programming, PowerPoint, Trading Systems, Computer Vision, Robotics, Lecturing, Jewish Studies, Jewish History, Research, Algorithms, Spectroscopy, Scientific Computing, C++

Education
University of Maryland College Park   2004 — 2013
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Astronomy and Astrophysics

Columbia University in the City of New York
Master of Science (M.S.), Computer Science

Cornell University
BA & BS, Physics & Computer Science

LaKayla Garrett LaKayla Garrett Euless, Texas Details
LaKayla Garrett's Optimal Solutions Group Experience March 2006 - August 2007
Job Writer
Industry Writing and Editing
Experience
Concentra  2015 - 2015
Jerry Savelle Ministries International   November 2013 - February 2014
Kiewit  October 2009 - January 2010
Just Technical Associates  September 2007 - October 2007
Optimal Solutions Group   March 2006 - August 2007

Skills
Newsletters, Proposal Writing, Writing, Editing, Publishing, Magazines, Interviews, Copy Editing, Proofreading, Creative Writing

Education
Dallas Baptist University   2009 — 2012
Master of Liberal Arts, 3.7 GPA

Texas Christian University   1999 — 2003
Bachelor of Arts (BA), English Literature

Christina Rhine Christina Rhine Bowie, Maryland Details
Christina Rhine's Optimal Solutions Group Experience September 2013 - November 2013
Job Marketing Coordinator at Sabra, Wang & Associates, Inc.
Industry Civil Engineering
Experience
Sabra, Wang & Associates, Inc.   January 2014 - Present
Transamerica  November 2013 - January 2014
Optimal Solutions Group   September 2013 - November 2013

Skills
Microsoft Office, Management, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Research, PowerPoint, Sales, Leadership, Training

Education
Salisbury University - Perdue School of Business   2011 — 2013
Bachelor of Applied Science (BASc), Business Administration and Management, General

Anne Arundel Community College   2009 — 2011
Associate's degree, Business Administration and Management, General

Vismay Parikh Vismay Parikh Washington, District of Columbia Details
Vismay Parikh's Experience Jun 2012 - Aug 2012
Position Research Analyst- Summer Intern
Experience
Consultant at The World Bank from Apr 2013 - Current
Consultant at The World Bank from Apr 2013 - Current
Consultant at The World Bank from Apr 2013 - Current
Transportation Analyst at Johns Hopkins University from Sep 2011 - May 2013
Research Analyst- Summer Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2012 - Aug 2012
WB Graduate (Senior Officer, International Trade and Finance) at Standard Chartered Bank from Jan 2009 - May 2010

Education
The Johns Hopkins University   MPP
Fergusson College   B.A.(Hons)
St. Xavier's, Loyola High School   HSC
S.P. Jain Institute of Management & Research   PPM
Utsav Jambusaria Utsav Jambusaria Seattle, Washington Details
Utsav Jambusaria's Experience Jun 2016 - Nov 2016
Position Business Analyst Intern
Experience
Data Engineer at Amazon from Feb 2020 - Current
Business Intelligence Engineer at Amazon from Feb 2017 - Feb 2020
Research Assistant at Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland from Oct 2016 - Dec 2016
Business Analyst Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2016 - Nov 2016
Graduate Teaching Assistant at Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland from Mar 2016 - May 2016
English Instructor at Office of International and Executive Programs, University of Maryland from Sep 2015 - Feb 2016
Student Writer at Avocation Education Services Pvt. Ltd. from Jan 2013 - Jan 2014

Education
University of Maryland College Park   Master of Science (MS)
University of Mumbai   Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.)
Tonie Marie Gordon Tonie Marie Gordon Washington DC-Baltimore Area Details
Tonie Marie Gordon's Experience Jun 2015 - May 2016
Position Research Associate
Experience
Project Leader at SRI International from May 2020 - Current
Organizational Strategy | Content Creation | Strategic Research & Analytics at Independent Consultant from Jun 2016 - May 2020
Senior Innovation Analyst at Anthem, Inc. from Jun 2018 - Sep 2019
Research Associate at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2015 - May 2016
Researcher/Sociology PhD Student at University of Virginia from Aug 2010 - May 2015
Graduate Assistant at Office for Diversity and Equity from Oct 2011 - Jul 2012
Teaching Assistant at University of Virginia from Aug 2008 - May 2012
Adjunct Professor at University of Mary Washington from Aug 2013 - Dec 2013

Education
University of Virginia   Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
University of Virginia   Master of Arts (M.A.)
Youngstown State University   Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Sumeet Bagde Sumeet Bagde Greater Seattle Area Details
Sumeet Bagde's Experience Sep 2012 - May 2013
Position IT Intern
Experience
Software Engineer at Facebook from Sep 2018 - Current
Senior Software Development Engineer at Amazon Web Services from Apr 2018 - Sep 2018
Software Development Engineer II at Amazon Web Services from Oct 2015 - Mar 2018
Software Development Engineer at Amazon Web Services from Oct 2013 - Sep 2015
IT Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Sep 2012 - May 2013
Software Development Engineer Intern at Amazon from Jun 2012 - Aug 2012
IT Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2011 - May 2012
Teaching Assistant at University of Maryland Baltimore County from Aug 2008 - Apr 2011
Research Intern at University of Maryland Baltimore County from Jun 2009 - Aug 2009

Education
University of Maryland Baltimore County   Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Mumbai University   Bachelor of Engineering (BE)
Stipo Josipovic Stipo Josipovic San Francisco, California Details
Stipo Josipovic's Experience Jul 2013 - Jun 2014
Position Research Analyst
Experience
Product Manager at Sigma Computing from Oct 2018 - Current
Product Solutions Engineer at Sigma Computing from May 2018 - Oct 2018
Software Development Engineer - Business Intelligence at PagerDuty from Mar 2016 - Apr 2018
Information Systems Engineer at Innotec from Jun 2014 - Mar 2016
Research Analyst at Optimal Solutions Group from Jul 2013 - Jun 2014
Stagiaire - MEP Vittorio Prodi at European Parliament from May 2012 - Jul 2012

Education
The College of Wooster   B.A.
Sravya Yeleswarapu Sravya Yeleswarapu Seattle, Washington Details
Sravya Yeleswarapu's Experience May 2008 - Aug 2008
Position Intern
Experience
Senior Product Manager at Amazon from Jul 2018 - Current
Senior Product Manager Intern at Amazon from Jun 2017 - Aug 2017
Fellow at Kiva.Org from Feb 2016 - Jun 2016
Managing Consultant, Advisory Services at Ernst & Young, LLP, Financial Services Office from Jul 2010 - Feb 2016
Intern, Advisory Services at Ernst & Young from May 2009 - Aug 2009
Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from May 2008 - Aug 2008

Education
The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth   Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)
The College of William and Mary   Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Sandra Bempong Sandra Bempong Annapolis, Maryland Details
Sandra Bempong's Experience Jun 2013 - Feb 2014
Position Research Associate, Health Policy Research Center
Experience
Grants Officer at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield from Sep 2019 - Current
Manager, Enterprise Practice Consulting at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield from May 2017 - Sep 2019
Senior Program Consultant at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield from Aug 2016 - Apr 2017
PCMH Program Consultant at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield from Mar 2014 - Aug 2016
Research Associate, Health Policy Research Center at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2013 - Feb 2014
Data Evaluation Intern - Text4Baby at National Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition from Feb 2013 - May 2013
Population Health Program Manager, Malcolm Grow Medical Clinic, Joint Base Andrews at Magnum Opus Technologies from Oct 2011 - Sep 2012
Population Health Program Manager, Malcolm Grow Medical Center, Andrews AFB at Sterling Medical Corporation from Jul 2009 - Sep 2011
Health Education Program Manager, Andrews AFB Health & Wellness Center at Spectrum Healthcare Resources from Jan 2006 - Jul 2009
Health Planner at Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments from Jan 2002 - Jan 2006
Coordinator of State & Local Action at The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy from Jan 2000 - Jan 2002

Education
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health   Certificate in Public Health Informatics
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences   MPH
University of Maryland   BS
Roger Stanton Roger Stanton Washington, District of Columbia Details
Roger Stanton's Experience Jun 2014 - Jan 2017
Position Research Associate
Experience
Social Science Research Analyst at U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) from Jun 2019 - Current
Manger of MCAT Validity Research at Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) from Feb 2019 - Jun 2019
Senior Behavioral Scientist at The National Institutes of Health from Jan 2017 - Nov 2018
Research Associate at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2014 - Jan 2017
Associate Professor at St. Mary's College of Maryland from May 2013 - May 2014
Assistant Professor at St. Mary's College of Maryland from Aug 2007 - May 2013
Research Assistant at Indiana University Bloomington from Aug 2000 - Jul 2007
Teaching Assistant at Indiana University Bloomington from Sep 2004 - May 2005

Education
Indiana University Bloomington   Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
Arizona State University   Bachelor of Science (BS)
Robert Robert Greenbelt, Maryland Details
Robert's Experience Apr 2013 - Oct 2013
Position Software Developer
Experience
Senior Software Engineer at Cinteot Inc. from Jan 2020 - Current
Maintenance Officer at United States Air Force from May 2018 - Current
Aerospace Propulsion Craftsman at United States Air Force from Jan 2010 - May 2018
Software Engineer at University of Maryland from Jun 2014 - Jan 2020
Software Engineer at Exelis Visual Information Solutions from Jan 2014 - Apr 2014
Student Software Developer at University of Maryland College Park from Aug 2012 - Dec 2013
Software Developer at Optimal Solutions Group from Apr 2013 - Oct 2013
Computer Programmer at Vitabot Online Nutrition from Mar 2011 - Aug 2012
OIT Helpdesk at University of Maryland from Mar 2008 - May 2011

Education
University of Maryland College Park   Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.)
Regina Belcher Regina Belcher Washington, District of Columbia Details
Regina Belcher's Experience Jul 2010 - Apr 2011
Position Business Analyst
Experience
Senior Consultant at The Ambit Group from Jul 2014 - Current
Consultant at Vector Technical Resources from Apr 2014 - Jun 2014
Senior Business Analyst at Enlightened, Inc. from Sep 2011 - Sep 2012
Business Analyst at Optimal Solutions Group from Jul 2010 - Apr 2011
Senior Business Analyst at Enlightened, Inc. from Sep 2009 - Nov 2009
Manager, Liaison Services and Secretary, Advisory Councils at The University of Trinidad and Tobago from Mar 2008 - Aug 2009
Executive Aide to the President at The University of Trinidad and Tobago from Mar 2006 - Feb 2008
Project and Document Management Manager at FUJITSU TRANSACTION SOLUTIONS LTD from Jan 2005 - Feb 2006
Senior Business Research Analyst at Telecommunication Services of Trinidad and Tobago from Nov 2002 - Dec 2004
Senior Process Analyst at Enlightened, Inc. (Intelsat) from Feb 2002 - Aug 2002
Senior Program Manager at ARBROS Communications, Inc from Sep 2000 - Oct 2001

Education
Howard University   MS
Howard University   BS
Nicholas Stewart Nicholas Stewart Washington DC-Baltimore Area Details
Nicholas Stewart's Experience Jun 2020 - Feb 2021
Position Data Scientist Intern
Experience
Forensic Advisory Analyst at Deloitte from Mar 2021 - Current
Data Scientist Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2020 - Feb 2021
Career Prep Fellow at Management Leadership for Tomorrow from Mar 2018 - May 2020
Ron Brown Captain at Ron Brown Scholar Program from Jan 2016 - Jan 2020
Forensic Analytics Intern at Deloitte from Jun 2019 - Jul 2019
Student Intern at Federal Reserve Board from May 2017 - May 2019
Tutor at University of Maryland from Oct 2018 - Dec 2018
Intern at INROADS from Apr 2017 - Dec 2018
Participant – Wealth Management at Sponsors for Educational Opportunity from May 2017 - Jul 2018
Team Leader at University of Maryland Office of Multi-ethnic Student Education from May 2017 - May 2018

Education
University of Maryland   Bachelor's degree
St. Anselm's Abbey School   High School
Michelle Fabiani Michelle Fabiani Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Details
Michelle Fabiani's Experience Jun 2013 - May 2014
Position Research Analyst II
Experience
Assistant Professor at DeSales University from Jun 2020 - Current
Postdoctoral Research Associate at University of Virginia Department of Sociology from Apr 2019 - Jun 2020
PHD Candidate at University of Maryland from Jun 2018 - Apr 2019
PHD Graduate Student at University of Maryland from Aug 2014 - Jun 2018
Illicit Networks Fellow at National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) from May 2014 - Jul 2014
Research Analyst II at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2013 - May 2014
Research Analyst I at Optimal Solutions Group, LLC from Jul 2012 - Jun 2013
Museum Program Intern at Department of the Interior Museum Program from May 2011 - Sep 2011
Intern at National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) from Jan 2011 - May 2011
Conference July 2011 at The Association for Research into Crimes against Art from Jan 2011 - Jan 2011
Museum Program Intern at Department of the Interior Museum Program from Jul 2010 - Nov 2010

Education
University of Maryland College Park   Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
University of Maryland College Park   Master of Arts (M.A.)
University of Maryland College Park   Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
University of Maryland College Park Scholars   Arts
Michelle Boscaino Michelle Boscaino Orlando, Florida Area Details
Michelle Boscaino's Experience Jan 2009 - Sep 2009
Position Clinical Quality Improvement Specialist
Experience
Corporate Director, Nurse Auditing at AdventHealth from Nov 2018 - Current
Project Manager at Adventist Health System from Jan 2017 - Current
Registered Nurse at Adventist Health System from Oct 2007 - Current
Clinical Information Systems Nursing Analyst at Adventist Health System from May 2012 - Jan 2017
CPOE Content Analyst at Adventist Health System from Sep 2010 - May 2011
Clinical Quality Improvement Specialist at Optimal Solutions Group from Jan 2009 - Sep 2009

Education
Saint Leo University   Master of Business Administration - MBA
Menuka Menuka Washington DC-Baltimore Area Details
Menuka's Experience Jun 2015 - Aug 2015
Position Research Intern- USAID Contract
Experience
Manager, Quantitative Economics & Statistics(QUEST) at EY from Oct 2018 - Current
Senior Analyst, Quantitative Economics & Statistics(QUEST) at EY from Jul 2016 - Sep 2018
Graduate Research And Teaching Assistant at William & Mary from Aug 2013 - May 2016
Research Intern- USAID Contract at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2015 - Aug 2015
Economic Statistics Intern at United Nations ESCAP from Jun 2014 - Aug 2014
President at Student Government Association, MUW from May 2012 - Jun 2013

Education
The College of William and Mary   MS in Computer Science
The College of William and Mary   Master's degree [MPP]
Mississippi University for Women   B.A. in Mathematics
Meaghan Richmond Meaghan Richmond Baltimore City County, Maryland Details
Meaghan Richmond's Experience May 2012 - Dec 2013
Position Research Analyst III
Experience
Senior Advisor, Health Services at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield from Apr 2019 - Current
Senior Practice Consultant at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield from Jun 2016 - Mar 2019
Senior Project Manager at The Brookings Institution from Jan 2014 - Jun 2016
Research Analyst III at Optimal Solutions Group from May 2012 - Dec 2013
Policy Analyst at InterGroup Services, Inc. from Jan 2011 - Apr 2012
Academic Program Specialist at University of Maryland School of Nursing from Jul 2008 - Dec 2010

Education
University of Delaware   B.S.
University of Maryland Baltimore County   M.P.P.
Matea Penđer Matea Penđer Silver Spring, Maryland Details
Matea Penđer's Experience May 2010 - Sep 2011
Position Research Associate
Experience
Policy Research Scientist at The College Board from Dec 2017 - Current
Associate Policy Research Scientist at The College Board from Apr 2016 - Nov 2017
Assistant Policy Research Scientist at The College Board from Feb 2015 - Mar 2016
Senior Policy Research Analyst at The College Board from Sep 2011 - Feb 2015
Research Associate at Optimal Solutions Group from May 2010 - Sep 2011
Mark Turner Mark Turner College Park, Maryland Details
Mark Turner's Experience Feb 2000 - Current
Position Founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer
Experience
Co-Founder at Revelo Software from Dec 2018 - Current
Founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer at Optimal Solutions Group from Feb 2000 - Current
Research Affiliate at University of Maryland from May 2010 - May 2018
Scholar at Goldman Sachs 10000 Small Businesses from Aug 2015 - Dec 2015
Research Associate at The Urban Institute from May 1995 - Jul 2002
Research Scientist and Adjunct Professor at Johns Hopkins University from Jan 2000 - Jan 2002
Program Analyst at U.S. Government Accountability Office from May 1991 - May 1995

Education
University of Maryland   Ph.D.
Michigan State University - Eli Broad College of Business   B.A.
Mark Partridge Mark Partridge Lawrenceville, Georgia Details
Mark Partridge's Experience Jul 2006 - Apr 2013
Position Research Associate
Experience
Assistant Professor of Economics at Georgia Gwinnett College from Aug 2015 - Current
Associate in Research at Florida State University from Jan 2013 - Jul 2013
Research Assistant at Florida State University from Aug 2008 - Dec 2012
Research Associate at Optimal Solutions Group from Jul 2006 - Apr 2013

Education
Florida State University   PhD
Florida State University   MA
William & Mary   BA
Lee Cheyne Lee Cheyne Silver Spring, Maryland Details
Lee Cheyne's Experience Jun 2006 - Jun 2008
Position Project Manager
Experience
CRESST II Program Manager at University of Maryland from Oct 2019 - Current
Senior Program Manager at Amtrak from Nov 2015 - Oct 2019
Project Manager at IT WORKS! Inc. from May 2013 - Nov 2015
Senior Consultant at Deloitte Consulting from May 2009 - May 2013
Senior Business Analyst at BearingPoint from Jul 2008 - May 2009
Project Manager at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2006 - Jun 2008
Data Specialist at Global Insight from Jul 2005 - Jun 2006
Office Coordinator at Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP from Sep 2003 - Jul 2005

Education
University of Maryland   BA
University of Maryland Global Campus   Certificate
Laurel Davis Rasinski Laurel Davis Rasinski Fallston, Maryland Details
Laurel Davis Rasinski's Experience Jan 2005 - Jul 2009
Position Research Analyst - Project Director and Manager
Experience
Director, Office of Public Housing Programs at U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development from Sep 2016 - Current
Housing Innovations Specialist at U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development from Sep 2015 - Aug 2016
Acting Director, Moving to Work Demonstration Program at U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development from Oct 2014 - Aug 2015
Housing Innovations Specialist at U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development from Aug 2009 - Sep 2014
Research Analyst - Project Director and Manager at Optimal Solutions Group from Jan 2005 - Jul 2009
Research Assistant at National Center for Smartgrowth Research and Education from Jun 2003 - Jun 2005

Education
University of Maryland College Park   Masters of Community Planning (MCP)
Salisbury University   Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Laura Buzek Laura Buzek Lafayette, Colorado Details
Laura Buzek's Experience Feb 2013 - Jul 2013
Position Software Development Intern
Experience
Head of Accountants Engineering at Gusto from Nov 2020 - Current
Engineering Manager at Gusto from Jun 2019 - Nov 2020
Senior Full Stack Software Engineer at Gusto from Feb 2019 - Jun 2019
Senior Software Engineer at Juice Analytics from Sep 2018 - Jan 2019
Software Engineer II at Twitter from May 2017 - Sep 2018
Software Engineer (Platform) at Tendril from Sep 2016 - Apr 2017
Software Engineer II at Appian Corporation from Aug 2014 - Apr 2016
Programming Instructor at The Great Adventure Lab from Oct 2013 - Mar 2014
Software Development Intern at Amazon from May 2013 - Aug 2013
Software Development Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Feb 2013 - Jul 2013
STB Design Engineering Intern at DIRECTV from May 2012 - Aug 2012
Group Studies Lab Assistant at University of Maryland from Sep 2011 - May 2012

Education
University of Maryland College Park   Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Lais Miachon Lais Miachon Washington, District of Columbia Details
Lais Miachon's Experience Oct 2012 - Jun 2013
Position Research Analyst
Experience
Health Consultant at The World Bank from Jan 2014 - Current
Graduate Research Assistant at The Johns Hopkins University from Jan 2020 - Current
Annual Fund Class Representative at UWC-USA from Jan 2010 - Jan 2015
Knowledge Management & Communications at Pan American Health Organization from Jul 2013 - Dec 2013
Research Analyst at Optimal Solutions Group from Oct 2012 - Jun 2013
Research and Communications Assistant at National Latino Tobacco Control Network from Jul 2012 - Oct 2012
Administrative Assistant at Amherst College from Jan 2009 - May 2012
Annual Fund Phon-a-ton Caller at Amherst College from May 2009 - Jun 2009
Grassroots Onsite Work Intern at GlobeMed from Jun 2011 - Jul 2011
Executive Board Member at Amherst College Public Health Collaborative from Jan 2009 - May 2011
Summer Intern at Centro Corsini from Jun 2010 - Aug 2010

Education
The Johns Hopkins University   Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
The George Washington University   Master's of Public Health (MPH)
Amherst College   Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
United World College - USA   Bilingual International Baccalaureate
Kianna Banks Kianna Banks Windsor Mill, Maryland Details
Kianna Banks's Experience Jan 2009 - Jan 2010
Position Clinical Quality Improvement Specialist
Experience
Nurse Consultant at Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services from Jan 2011 - Current
Clinical Quality Improvement Specialist at Optimal Solutions Group from Jan 2009 - Jan 2010
Nursing Director at Holy Cross Hospital from Oct 2007 - Jun 2009
Assistant Nurse Manager at Laurel Regional Hospital from Jan 2005 - Jan 2006
Member at National Urban League from Jan 2004 - Jan 2005
Nurse Clinician II at Johns Hopkins Hospital from Jan 2002 - Jan 2005

Education
University of Maryland Baltimore   Masters of Science
Syracuse University   Bachelors Degree
Ken Cannon Ken Cannon Arlington, Virginia Details
Ken Cannon's Experience Sep 2011 - Dec 2011
Position Research Analyst
Experience
Statistician at U.S. Department of Homeland Security from May 2017 - Current
Economist at Econometrica, Inc. from Dec 2011 - May 2017
Research Analyst at Optimal Solutions Group from Sep 2011 - Dec 2011
Graduate Student at Johns Hopkins University from May 2010 - Aug 2011
Compliance Officer at Johnson Financial Group from Jul 2006 - Apr 2010
Compliance Analyst at Marshall & Ilsley Corporation from Feb 2001 - Jun 2006

Education
The Johns Hopkins University   M.A.
Texas A&M University   Certificate in Advanced International Affairs
Marquette University   B.S.
Kelly Bowman Kelly Bowman Silver Spring, Maryland Details
Kelly Bowman's Experience Sep 2005 - May 2010
Position CMS Practice Manager
Experience
Specialist Leader at Deloitte from Dec 2016 - Current
Senior Advisor, Center for Program Integrity at Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services from May 2010 - Nov 2016
CMS Practice Manager at Optimal Solutions Group from Sep 2005 - May 2010
Policy and Research Manager at Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services from Jan 2003 - Jan 2005
Senior Legislative Analyst at Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission from Jan 1999 - Jan 2003

Education
University of Rochester   M.S.
University of Rochester   B.S.
Jessica Miller MPH Jessica Miller MPH Baltimore, Maryland Details
Jessica Miller MPH's Experience Jul 2015 - Feb 2016
Position Medicare Appeals Nurse Reviewer Consultant
Experience
Senior Research Nurse at John Hopkins University School of Medicine from May 2016 - Current
Adjunct Professor at Morgan State University from Aug 2015 - Current
Licensed Real Estate Agent at Caldwell Banker Residential from Oct 2016 - Feb 2020
Property Manager at Kingdom Invesment Group, LLC from Oct 2016 - Feb 2020
Environmental Health and Safety Educator at Green and Healthy Homes from Oct 2015 - Feb 2016
Medicare Appeals Nurse Reviewer Consultant at Optimal Solutions Group from Jul 2015 - Feb 2016
RN Local Care Coordinator at Healthways & CareFirst from Aug 2014 - Oct 2015
Nurse Supervisor PRN at Access Nursing Services from May 2014 - Jan 2015
Medical RN Case Manager at Baltimore HealthCare Access Inc from Aug 2013 - Aug 2014

Education
Caldwell Banker Residential Brokerage   Real Estate License
Morgan State University   Master of Public Health (MPH) 3.5
Morgan State University   BSN
Jeremy Hanson Jeremy Hanson Annapolis, Maryland Details
Jeremy Hanson's Experience Oct 2010 - May 2011
Position Health Policy Research Center Intern
Experience
Project Coordinator, Expert Panel BMP Assessment at Virginia Tech from Aug 2014 - Current
Staff, Chesapeake Bay Program's Water Quality Goal Implementation Team at Chesapeake Research Consortium from Jul 2012 - Aug 2014
Program Assistant at Environmental Finance Center from Oct 2011 - Jun 2012
Writing Coach at Maryland School of Public Policy from Aug 2011 - May 2012
Lands Program Intern at Chesapeake Bay Foundation from May 2011 - Aug 2011
Health Policy Research Center Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Oct 2010 - May 2011
Intern/Graduate Research Assistant at University of Nebraska Public Policy Center from Jul 2010 - Aug 2010

Education
University of Maryland   MPP
University of Nebraska   B.A
Jay Westreich Jay Westreich Washington DC-Baltimore Area Details
Jay Westreich's Experience Jan 2019 - May 2019
Position Intern
Experience
Senior Analyst at Summit Consulting, LLC from Jan 2021 - Current
Analyst at Summit Consulting, LLC from Jun 2019 - Dec 2020
Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Jan 2019 - May 2019
Joint Program in Survey Methodology Junior Fellow at National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) from May 2018 - Aug 2018
Intern: Global Terrorism Database at National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) from Jan 2018 - May 2018
Research Assistant at University of Maryland College Park from Sep 2017 - May 2018
Research Assistant at Princeton University from Jun 2015 - Jan 2018
Research Assistant at University of Maryland College Park from May 2017 - Jul 2017
Research Assistant at University of Maryland from Sep 2016 - Dec 2016
Sales Associate at Staples from Feb 2015 - Apr 2015
Administrative Assistant at Princeton University from Jun 2014 - Aug 2014

Education
University of Maryland College Park   Bachelor’s Degree
Hillsborough High School   High School
Jay Hirpara Jay Hirpara Washington DC-Baltimore Area Details
Jay Hirpara's Experience Jun 2014 - Sep 2014
Position Intern
Experience
Risk & Performance Analytics at Freddie Mac from Jul 2019 - Current
Trading Assistant, MBS/SPG at Morgan Stanley from Sep 2018 - Jul 2019
Fixed Income Sales Support, Team Lead at Morgan Stanley from Jul 2016 - Dec 2018
Fixed Income Sales Support at Morgan Stanley from Aug 2015 - Jun 2016
Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2014 - Sep 2014
Insurance Analyst/Intern at Health Care Depot, Inc. (A1 DME) from Feb 2014 - May 2014

Education
University of Maryland College Park   Bachelor of Science (BS)
Jake Krimmel Jake Krimmel New York, New York Details
Jake Krimmel's Experience Jan 2010 - Jan 2011
Position Research Intern
Experience
PhD Candidate in Applied Economics at The Wharton School from Jul 2015 - Current
Senior Research Assistant, Microeconomic Surveys at Federal Reserve Board from Jul 2012 - Jul 2015
Research Assistant to Professor Douglas Besharov at University of Maryland School of Public Policy from Aug 2011 - Jun 2012
Research Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Jan 2010 - Jan 2011
Reading Counselor Intern, SuperKids Camp at Parks & People Foundation from Jun 2009 - Aug 2010

Education
The Wharton School   PhD
University of Maryland   MPP
University of Maryland   BA
Heidi Peck Heidi Peck Longwood, Florida Details
Heidi Peck's Experience Jan 2009 - Dec 2017
Position Clinical Quality Improvement Specialist
Experience
Cerner Process Architect at Adventist Health System from Oct 2018 - Current
Rounding Nurse at Florida Hospital from Jul 2013 - Current
Cerner Orders/PowerPlan/Bridge Analyst, Registered Nurse at Florida Hospital from Nov 2009 - Oct 2018
Clinical Quality Improvement Specialist at Optimal Solutions Group from Jan 2009 - Dec 2017
Director of Nursing at Florida Hospital from Jul 2004 - Nov 2008

Education
University of Rochester   BSN
University of Phoenix   MA
Genevieve Waterman Genevieve Waterman Hyattsville, Maryland Details
Genevieve Waterman's Experience Apr 2016 - Jan 2017
Position Research Analyst III
Experience
Associate Director, Digital Economic Security at Nation from Apr 2020 - Current
Gerontological Research Consultant at Self-Employed from May 2015 - Current
Senior Manager, Financial Wellness at National Council on Aging from Sep 2019 - Apr 2020
Senior Program Manager, Economic Security at National Council on Aging from Sep 2018 - Sep 2019
Program Associate, Economic Security at National Council on Aging from Jan 2017 - Sep 2018
Research Analyst III at Optimal Solutions Group from Apr 2016 - Jan 2017
Project Manager/Marketing Strategist at Waterman Electric Inc from Sep 2012 - May 2015
Research Assistant at IMPAQ International from Jan 2011 - Aug 2012
Sourcing Specialist at Aerotek Professional Services from Mar 2010 - Jan 2011
Rehabilitation Aide at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital from Aug 2009 - Mar 2010
Public Policy Intern at Alzheimer's Association from Mar 2008 - Aug 2008

Education
University of Southern California   Doctor of Social Work
USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology   Masters of Aging Services Management (MASM)
Towson University   Master of Science (M.S.)
Mount St. Mary's University   Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Donald Webber Donald Webber New York City Metropolitan Area Details
Donald Webber's Experience Mar 2010 - Jun 2010
Position Accounting Intern
Experience
Commercial Operational Excellence Lead at Siemens Healthineers from Mar 2020 - Current
Co-Founder / Head of Strategy & Ops at Talented Tenth Collective, Inc. from Sep 2017 - Current
Deal Evaluation and Process Improvement Lead at Siemens Healthineers from May 2017 - Mar 2020
Manager at National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) from Nov 2015 - May 2017
Transaction Advisory Senior at Ernst & Young from Jan 2014 - Nov 2015
Advisory Senior at Ernst & Young from Nov 2011 - Dec 2013
CPIC/EA Analyst at SRA International from Jan 2011 - Nov 2011
Operations Analyst at SRA International from Jul 2010 - Jan 2011
Accounting Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Mar 2010 - Jun 2010
Public Affairs Intern at Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond from Sep 2009 - Dec 2009
Summer Analyst at Federal Reserve Bank of New York from Jun 2009 - Aug 2009
Financial Advising Intern at Convergent Wealth Advisors from Jan 2009 - May 2009
Public Policy Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Sep 2008 - Dec 2008

Education
University of Maryland College Park   Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Lakeland High School   Diploma
Diana Behrendt Diana Behrendt Austin, Texas Details
Diana Behrendt's Experience Apr 2012 - Apr 2013
Position Research Associate
Experience
Health Insurance Specialist at Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services from Apr 2013 - Current
Research Associate at Optimal Solutions Group from Apr 2012 - Apr 2013
Director of Research and Publications at InterGroup Services from Jan 2010 - Mar 2012
Research Analyst III at Optimal Solutions Group from Jul 2006 - Nov 2009
Intern at Annie E. Casey Foundation from Jul 2005 - Jul 2006
Research Associate at National Summer Learning Association from Jun 2005 - May 2006
Research Assistant at University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Flint Adolescent Study from May 2003 - Jul 2004
Investigator at University of Michigan, Department of Psychology, Age and Cognition Laboratory from Apr 2002 - Aug 2003

Education
The Johns Hopkins University   Certificate on Aging
The Johns Hopkins University   MPP
Bloomberg School of Public Health   Certificate
University of Michigan   B.S.
Dharini Bathia Dharini Bathia Baltimore, Maryland Area Details
Dharini Bathia's Experience Jun 2012 - Oct 2012
Position Research Analyst III
Experience
Consultant at The World Bank from Apr 2013 - Current
Research Analyst at JBS International, Inc. from Nov 2012 - Apr 2013
Research Analyst III at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2012 - Oct 2012
Research Assistant at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health from Mar 2012 - May 2012
Research Intern at AEI from Jan 2012 - May 2012
Graduate Assistant at Office of International Students and Scholar Services, Johns Hopkins University from Dec 2010 - Mar 2012
Intern at International Youth Foundation from Jun 2011 - Aug 2011
Teacher at Prayatna from Mar 2007 - Mar 2008

Education
The Johns Hopkins University   Masters
Mount Carmel College, Bangalore   Bachelor of Arts
Jadavpur University   Masters
Deepika Sharma Deepika Sharma Gaithersburg, Maryland Details
Deepika Sharma's Experience Aug 2014 - Dec 2014
Position Research Analyst
Experience
Oracle Techno-Functional Senior Consultant at Deloitte from Nov 2018 - Current
Senior Consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton from Dec 2014 - Oct 2018
Research Analyst at Optimal Solutions Group from Aug 2014 - Dec 2014
Student IT Assistant at University of Virginia from Sep 2011 - May 2014
Communications Intern at Move This World from Jun 2013 - Aug 2013
Marketing Intern at Visual Mining from Jun 2012 - Aug 2012
Business Intern at Subsystem Technologies, Inc. from Jun 2011 - Aug 2011

Education
University of Virginia   Bachelor's degree
Deborah Unger Deborah Unger New York, New York Details
Deborah Unger's Experience Sep 2010 - Feb 2012
Position Clinical Quality Improvement Specialist
Experience
Online Therapist at Teladoc from Jan 2016 - Current
Social Worker at Robins Psychology from Nov 2020 - Current
Online Therapist at BetterHelp.com from Nov 2014 - Current
Clinical Research Social Worker, Department of Geriatric Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine from Aug 2014 - Nov 2019
Weight Loss Coach at Weight Watchers from Apr 2014 - Apr 2018
Clinical Research Associate, Office of Clinical Trials- contract assignment - at NYU Langone Medical Center from Mar 2016 - May 2016
Clinical Research Associate contract assignment at NYU Lutheran from Aug 2015 - Oct 2015
Memory Clinician at Memory Training Centers of America from May 2013 - Mar 2015
Social Worker-Grief Counselor - Contract Assignment at Fort Hamilton US Army Base from May 2013 - Dec 2014
Clinical Quality Improvement Specialist at Optimal Solutions Group from Sep 2010 - Feb 2012

Education
Wurzweiler School of Social Work   Master of Social Work (MSW)
Hofstra University   Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Dean Spann Dean Spann Washington DC-Baltimore Area Details
Dean Spann's Experience Jul 2015 - May 2016
Position Research Analyst II
Experience
Associate at Booz Allen Hamilton from Jul 2020 - Current
Staff Scientist at Booz Allen Hamilton from Jun 2018 - Jul 2020
Senior Data Analyst, College Career Readiness Programs at Prince George's County Public Schools from May 2016 - Jun 2018
Research Analyst II at Optimal Solutions Group from Jul 2015 - May 2016
Executive Team Leader - Asset Protection at Target from Jun 2014 - Jul 2015
Executive Team Leader Intern at Target from Jun 2012 - Jun 2014
Independent Contractor at Full Suite Solutions from Dec 2013 - May 2014

Education
General Assembly   Data Science Fundamentals
University of Maryland   Master of Engineering (MEng)
University of Maryland College Park   Government and Politics
Dafydd Durairaj Dafydd Durairaj San Francisco, California Details
Dafydd Durairaj's Experience Jun 2014 - Aug 2014
Position Research Intern
Experience
Algorithmic Trading Developer at One Box Trading from May 2016 - Current
Quantitative Research Consultant (part-time) at WorldQuant LLC from Oct 2014 - Oct 2015
Research Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2014 - Aug 2014

Education
University of Maryland College Park   Bachelor of Science (BS)
Christina Rhine Christina Rhine Bowie, Maryland Details
Christina Rhine's Experience Oct 2013 - Nov 2013
Position Intern
Experience
Agency Coordinator at Transamerica Financial Solutions from Nov 2013 - Current
Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Oct 2013 - Nov 2013
Marketing Intern at Aflac Insurance from Jan 2013 - Jun 2013
Front Desk at All About Tan from Feb 2012 - Dec 2012
Teacher Aide at Newbury School from Mar 2011 - Aug 2011
Receptionist at Severn Valley Tennis & Fitness Club from Jan 2007 - Jan 2009
Sales Associate at Hollister from Jan 2006 - Jan 2008

Education
Salisbury University   Bachelor's degree
Anne Arundel Community College   Associate's degree
Carly McCann Carly McCann College Park, Maryland Details
Carly McCann's Experience Jun 2014 - Jul 2016
Position Research Analyst I
Experience
Economics PhD student at University of Massachusetts, Amherst from Aug 2016 - Current
Research Analyst I at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2014 - Jul 2016
Reseach Fellow at University of Maryland, Department of Economics from Feb 2014 - Apr 2014
Intern at Montgomery County Department of Economic Development from Sep 2013 - Apr 2014
Research Intern at Vibrant Pittsburgh from May 2013 - Aug 2013
Lifeguard and Swimming Instructor at Community and Recreation Center at Boyce Mayview from Jun 2009 - Dec 2012
Special Project Intern at Vibrant Pittsburgh from May 2012 - Aug 2012

Education
University of Maryland College Park   Bachelor of Arts
Brandon Newbury Brandon Newbury Seattle, Washington Details
Brandon Newbury's Experience Jun 2007 - Jul 2010
Position Research Analyst
Experience
Sr. Program Manager, Global Talent Management at Amazon from Nov 2020 - Current
Manager, Instock Management - Canada Hardlines at Amazon from Mar 2019 - Nov 2020
Manager, Product Manager - Global Retail Training at Amazon from Apr 2017 - Mar 2019
Sr. Product Manager, Retail Leadership Development at Amazon from Feb 2016 - Apr 2017
Sr. Vendor Manager, US Tools at Amazon from Jul 2014 - Feb 2016
2014 MBA Graduate at The University of Texas at Austin from Aug 2012 - May 2014
Intern - Reseller Operations at Apple from Jun 2013 - Aug 2013
Research Associate - Federal Statistics Program at American Institutes for Research from Jul 2010 - Aug 2012
Education Policy Fellow at Education Policy Fellowship Program from Aug 2011 - Jun 2012
Research Analyst at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2007 - Jul 2010
Facilities Management - Student Manager at Macalester College from Sep 2002 - May 2006
Intern, Integrated Forecasting Department at Walgreens from May 2005 - Aug 2005

Education
The University of Texas at Austin - The Red McCombs School of Business   Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.)
Macalester College   B.A.
Arun Maheshwari Arun Maheshwari Washington DC-Baltimore Area Details
Arun Maheshwari's Experience Feb 2012 - Jun 2015
Position Software Development Manager
Experience
Program Manager at Adobe from Oct 2019 - Current
Senior Migration Engineer - Adobe Experience Cloud at Adobe from Mar 2016 - Oct 2019
Senior Technical Consultant - Digital Analytics at comScore, Inc. from Jun 2015 - Mar 2016
Software Development Manager at Optimal Solutions Group from Feb 2012 - Jun 2015
Business Analyst at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2010 - Jan 2012

Education
University of Maryland College Park   Masters
University of Mumbai   Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.)
Apurva Sukthankar Apurva Sukthankar Austin, Texas Details
Apurva Sukthankar's Experience Jun 2016 - Nov 2016
Position Business/Quality Analyst Intern
Experience
Quality Assurance Engineer at Dematic from Jun 2018 - Current
Quality Analyst at Paradyme Management Inc. from Jan 2018 - Jun 2018
SAS Analyst at Global IT Experts, Inc. from Aug 2017 - Dec 2017
Quality Control Analyst at Elite Personnel Inc. from Mar 2017 - Aug 2017
Business/Quality Analyst Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2016 - Nov 2016
Associate Software Engineer at Accenture from Nov 2013 - Jul 2015

Education
University of Maryland College Park   Master of Science (MS)
University of Mumbai - Watumull Institute   Bachelor of Engineering (BEng)
Andrew Gendreau Andrew Gendreau Washington DC-Baltimore Area Details
Andrew Gendreau's Experience Aug 2006 - Aug 2009
Position Research and Technical Analyst II
Experience
Vice President of Analytics and Reporting at Somatus from Aug 2020 - Current
Specialist, Healthcare Analytics at McKinsey & Company from Dec 2016 - Current
Senior Analyst, Healthcare Analytics at McKinsey & Company from Dec 2015 - Current
Solution Leader, Healthcare Analytics at McKinsey & Company from Jun 2018 - Aug 2020
Manager, Healthcare Analytics at McKinsey & Company from Dec 2017 - Aug 2020
Senior Manager at Avalere Health from Jun 2011 - Nov 2015
Graduate Assistant, Management & Organization Department at Robert H. Smith School of Business from Aug 2009 - May 2011
Research and Technical Analyst II at Optimal Solutions Group from Aug 2006 - Aug 2009

Education
University of Maryland - Robert H. Smith School of Business   Master of Business Administration
University of Maryland College Park   Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Amanda Ward Amanda Ward Danville, Pennsylvania Details
Amanda Ward's Experience Jun 2011 - Aug 2012
Position Project Manager / Research Analyst
Experience
Hospitalist at Greater Baltimore Medical Center from Dec 2020 - Current
Chief Resident Physician in Internal Medicine - Pediatrics at Geisinger from Jul 2019 - Dec 2020
Resident Physician in Internal Medicine - Pediatrics at Geisinger from Jul 2016 - Dec 2020
Strategy Consultant at FDNeuroTechnologies, Inc. from Jun 2011 - Aug 2012
Project Manager / Research Analyst at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2011 - Aug 2012
Market Researcher at Trevigen, Inc. from Jun 2009 - Jun 2011
Clinical Project Coordinator, Department of Outpatient Surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital from Jun 2010 - Aug 2010
Undergraduate Experimental Research Associate at Fordham University from Jan 2008 - May 2010
Chiropractic and Physical Therapy Intern at Preferred Care Center from Jun 2009 - Aug 2009
Clinical Research Intern, Outpatient Surgery Department at Johns Hopkins Hospital from Jun 2008 - Aug 2008

Education
St. George's University   Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) with Distinction in Research
Fordham University   Bachelor of Science - BS
Alexandre Monnard Alexandre Monnard Washington, District of Columbia Details
Alexandre Monnard's Experience Jul 2013 - Mar 2017
Position Research Associate I
Experience
Research Scientist at NORC at the University of Chicago from Mar 2017 - Current
Research Associate I at Optimal Solutions Group from Jul 2013 - Mar 2017
Research Analyst III at Optimal Solutions Group from Jul 2011 - Jun 2013
Research Assistant, Department of Economics at College of William and Mary from Sep 2009 - May 2011
Intern at World Hope International from May 2010 - Aug 2010
Modeling Analyst at Standard & Poor's from Jul 2006 - Apr 2009

Education
The College of William and Mary   Master of Public Policy (MPP)
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University   Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Washington International School   International Baccalaureate
St. John’s International School   International Baccalaureate
Alexander Brown Alexander Brown Burke, Virginia Details
Alexander Brown's Experience Mar 2014 - Jul 2014
Position Intern
Experience
Team Leader at BRAVO BRIO Restaurant Group from May 2015 - Current
Intern at Optimal Solutions Group from Mar 2014 - Jul 2014

Education
George Mason University   Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Ainy Haider Ainy Haider Ellicott City, Maryland Details
Ainy Haider's Experience Jun 2016 - Jul 2016
Position Director of Communications
Experience
Senior Communications Strategist at The National Institutes of Health from Jan 2020 - Current
Marketing Manager, Communications and PR at BD from Oct 2016 - Aug 2019
Director of Communications at Optimal Solutions Group from Jun 2016 - Jul 2016
Communications Manager at Social Solutions from Nov 2014 - Jun 2016
Director of Social Media and Branding at Merzi from Feb 2010 - Jun 2015
Social Media Manager and HR Specialist at Kazo Kitchen from Jun 2008 - Feb 2010
Senior Quality Control Editor at Advanced Language Systems International (ALSI) from Nov 2008 - Nov 2009
Senior Staffing Specialist at Arbitron from Jan 2007 - Jun 2008
Research Associate at CoStar Group from Aug 2005 - Dec 2006

Education
The Johns Hopkins University   BA

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