Dr. Richard Huntsinger is a professor, Silicon Valley entrepreneur, and Fortune 500 operations executive with broad international experience leading data analytics, enterprise software development, and operational excellence programs at organizations like Hewlett-Packard, AT&T, Symantec, Hitachi, Exelon, Curtiss-Wright, and US Department of Energy. He currently serves as Executive Director of Berkeley Data Analytics Group and lectures on data analytics at the University of California-Berkeley. Recent projects include electricity demand forecasting in smart electric grids, enterprise data warehouse optimization in high-tech and telecom operations, and process automation in nuclear power plant operations.
Dr. Huntsinger earned his PhD in Engineering & Public Policy from Carnegie Mellon University; MBA degrees from University of California-Berkeley and Columbia University, honors; and MSc and BSc degrees in Computer Science from California State University-Chico, honors. He holds ASQ Six Sigma Black Belt and PMI Project Management Professional certifications.