Cass Petrus is a Data Scientist with several years of experience in software development, project management, and research. He currently works at MailChimp as manager of their Data Science team. He has experience building and maintaining predictive models for preventing abuse, text analytics, and demographic analysis. Daily, he uses Python to run analyses and build applications, but he has experience with R, PHP, MySQL & Postgres databases, Unix tools, and Elasticsearch.

He’s given presentations on Data Science & its applications to help fight abuse at M3AAWG, LinkedIn, and MailChimp.

He has a Master of Science in Mathematics from University of Florida. Outside of work, he spends most of his time camping and traveling.