Thinkful mentor

Kurt Roots


Kurt Roots, M.B.A., M.S. – Started his first company in high school, which provided web analytics. M.B.A. and M.S. from Iowa State University, M.S. in Software Engineering from University of St. Thomas, and studied Systems Engineering and Game Design at MIT. After five years at Oracle, he went on to solving problems in retail and healthcare. This involved working as a Data Scientist at a management consulting company in Minneapolis where he focused on predictive analytics. He was a Senior Data Scientist for Infor in the Dynamic Science Labs based in Cambridge, MA working on optimization and predictive analytics across several industries. In addition to involvement with two start-ups, he is currently a Director of Analytics at Renaissance Learning.

Mentors in: Data Science in Python

Kurt Roots
See all mentors
Course recommendation
Based on your goals we recommend
recommended course icon
An education advisor will be in touch to help you get started.
View course