I did my first two years of college at Worcester Polytechnic Institute studying Electrical and Computer Engineering and finished at Daniel Webster College with a degree in aviation and air traffic management. I finished my Master's degree in Statistics at the University of Southern Maine. I enjoy helping students learn new material and would some day like to be a professor of statistics at a university.... [more]
I took discrete math at WPI as an undergraduate. I use this subject in my current schoolwork on a regular basis. I find discrete math to be one of the most enjoyable branches of mathematics due to its wide applicability to a number of practical subjects.
I have a master's degree in statistics from the University of Southern Maine. During this program I took several courses in biostatistics covering the methods used and how they are applied. Biostatistical methods were a large part of this program. I received As in all of my biostats courses.
The methods of linear algebra are much utilized in the fields of statistics operations research and I practiced many of them quite frequently during my master's program for analysis of statistical data and operations research systems (particularly queuing networks).
I used R as the primary statistical software for my grad school program, and continue to use R on a regular basis for data analysis projects in statistics and data science.