20 Minutes with Ryan Schork ’14

Prior to enrolling in NC State’s MSA program, Ryan Schork ’14 completed undergraduate degrees in economics and psychology from Elon University, and spent three years working in consulting in Washington, DC. As an MSA student, he served as team lead on a practicum project sponsored by Marriott International. Since graduating nine years ago, Schork has held positions as an individual contributor and manager in the data science space, both overseas and in California.

Here Ryan discusses his perspective on the evolving field of data science, as well as his current role as Head of Forecasting, ML Engineer at DoorDash.