Abbie is a data scientist and machine learning practitioner with experience in clinical, health care, mobile applications, and other areas of tech. She received her Ph.D. in Neuroscience from UC Davis and completed a data science postdoctoral fellowship at the University of San Francisco where she taught an Introduction to Data Science course and applied machine learning to projects including electroencephalography, functional MRI, NLP, and computer vision. Her career since has since included data science reporting for health care claims and putting machine learning models into production as part of a product team. She now brings these skills together at Merck building commercial analytic solutions for stakeholders within Merck. Abbie spends her free time walking, playing board games, hanging with her cat, and reading books (the queerer the better!)

Summits Attended: 2022 Pride

Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.