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Chris Slootmaker, PhD

Lead Data Scientist

Chris is a project lead at Mountain Data Group. He directs quantitative analysis, infrastructure design, and product development, with a special focus on machine learning for forecasting and prediction. From a diverse background in research, consulting, and business analytics, he has accumulated comprehensive knowledge of numerous computer languages and experience with enterprise-level database systems. He has extensive experience in economics research, including advanced statistical methods, dynamic modeling, and applied econometrics. Chris received his MBA from The University of Denver and a PhD in economics from Colorado State University.