Portfolio

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Key Accomplishments

  • Founder and President, InnoArchiTech
  • VP AI and Data Science, Rocket Wagon
  • Former head of data science and vehicle dynamics at Andretti Autosport, running a program that contributed largely to the success of a four-car IndyCar team
  • Former IndyCar and Champ Car data scientist, race strategist, and vehicle dynamicist who worked over 100 races worldwide, including the Indianapolis 500
  • Book Author, “AI For People and Business: A Framework for Better Human Experiences and Business Success”, O’Reilly Media, Publication Date TBD
  • Creator and ongoing instructor of a three-part live online training series on AI ()
  • Created and taught , an online course
  • Writer for industry-leading publications
  • Public speaker on AI, machine learning, data science, and product management
  • Creator and host of the podcast
  • Data science and product management instructor at General Assembly
  • Creator of a for AI, machine learning, data science, IoT, and more

Professional Motorsports Career Highlights

Racer Magazine article on Davey Hamilton's remarkable 2007 Indianapolis 500 race. I was his race engineer and strategist during the race, and am shown at upper right.
Official 2008 Indianapolis 500 qualification photo for the KV Racing Technology team. The driver is Will Power (2014 IndyCar Series champion, and winner of the historic final Champ Car race in Long Beach, CA). I'm pictured at far right.


  • Worked as race strategist, vehicle dynamicist, and data scientist for over one hundred IndyCar races (including many Indianapolis 500 races), and for the winning team of the historic final Champ Car race in Long Beach, CA.
  • Achieved numerous race wins and podium finishes while running Andretti Autosport’s vehicle dynamics, data science, and computer simulation programs (supporting all four Andretti Autosport IndyCar teams).
  • Race engineer and strategist for Davey Hamilton’s remarkable comeback 2007 Indianapolis 500 race (achieved a top ten finish from starting 20th), in which Davey Hamilton returned to racing after sustaining massive injuries at the Texas Motor Speedway in 2001 (required 23 surgeries to reconstruct his feet and legs).
  • Worked with many notable IndyCar drivers and team owners, including:
    • Michael Andretti
    • Al Unser Jr.
    • Jimmy Vasser
    • Will Power
    • Danica Patrick
    • Tony Kanaan
    • Ryan-Hunter Reay
  • Video: 2008 Historic Long Beach Race Win
  • Talk: IndyCar - a Technical and Not So Technical Overview
The grid of the 2007 Champ Car Mexico City Grand Prix. I'm shown on the right.
Catching up at Road America with my former teammate Will Power, the 2014 IndyCar series champion (Photo by Kate Shoup)

Podcasts, Interviews, and Quotes

Educator

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Publications

Speaking

Videos

Decks

Code and Resource Repositories

Volunteering and Mentoring

  • Mentor at 1871: Chicago’s Center For Technology and Entrepreneurship
    • Regularly hold office hours to provide guidance and mentorship to businesses and entrepreneurs
  • Mentor entrepreneurs and other individuals

Professional Profiles

Awards


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