Ben is a Lead Data Scientist at BlueLabs. At BlueLabs, Ben specializes in applying predictive modeling and machine learning to help clients leverage their data to increase engagement and make their processes more efficient. In particular, his work has been focused in the government and healthcare sectors, and has impacted and informed programs affecting millions of people. He joined BlueLabs after a couple of years researching and forecasting government spending at the Federal Reserve. An Indiana native and life-long political junkie, he studied Economics, Computer Science, and Mathematics before moving to DC and will soon be completing his master’s degree in Computer Science. In his free time, he enjoys travel, the outdoors, bad puns, and terribly written fantasy novels.