Lead by experience

The Tippie Analytics Cooperative Advisory Council includes business leaders and University of Iowa alumni who generously share their time and expertise to provide program guidance and innovative educational experiences to business students.

tac members

Advising by industry leaders helps Tippie continuously improve and refine its programs.

Tippie Analytics Cooperative (TAC) Partners:

Joe Byrum
Principal Financial Group
Joe Byrum
Chief Data Scientist
Biography
Adrienne Dieball
ACT Inc.
Adrienne Dieball
Vice President, Operational Excellence
Biography
Patrick Duerksen
Cargill Animal Nutrition
Patrick Duerksen
Strategic Marketing Director
Biography
Janet Godwin
ACT Inc.
Janet Godwin
Chief Operating Officer
Biography
Maia Hightower
University of Iowa Health Care
Maia Hightower
Chief Technology Officer
Biography
Justin Johnsen
State Farm Insurance
Justin Johnsen
IT Manager
Biography
Jason Josko
Pricewaterhouse Coopers
Jason Josko
Director, Midwest Advanced Risk and Compliance Analytics (ARCA) Practice
Biography
Betsy McVay
UnityPoint Health
Betsy McVay
Vice President and Chief Analytics Officer
Biography
Anrindam Majumdar
Bank of the Ozarks
Arindam Majumdar
Director of Enterprise Risk Management
Biography
Chuck Mersch
Transamerica
Chuck Mersch
Director of Finance
Biography
Brandon Miller
Ernst & Young LLP
Brandon Miller
Partner, Financial Services Advisory
Biography
Dan Riley
Interstate Control Systems Inc.
Dan Riley
Division Manager of Analytics
Biography
Bill Schmarzo
EMC Global Services
Bill Schmarzo
Chief Technology Officer
Biography
Matt Spackman
Kum & Go
Matt Spackman
Vice President, Fuels
Biography
Ben Sparks
Pella Corporation
Ben Sparks
Manager, Strategic Insights
Biography
Bill Staib
College Raptor
Bill Staib
Founder, Chairman, and CEO
Biography
Joni Wallace
Rockwell Collins Inc.
Joni Wallace
Principal Manager, Analytics and Data Science
Biography
Lindsey Yoast
Ruffalo Noel Levitz
Lindsey Yoast
Statistical Analyst, Customer Analytics & Reporting
Biography