Senior Product Manager, Data Science & Engineering
Katherine earned her PhD in Linguistics from the University of Utah where she specialized in the study and revitalization of endangered Native American languages. Since then, she has continued to fulfill her love of learning and curiosity by working as a product manager, primarily for products involving Big Data and practical applications of different types of analytics. While finishing her dissertation, Katherine worked at Attensity where she managed social media analytics, natural language processing, text analytics, and machine learning products. There, she became passionate about the possibilities of machine learning and predictive analytics. Katherine then moved to Backcountry.com where she led their personalization initiative.
Katherine is from Park City, Utah where she lives with her husband and two standard poodles. In her free time she enjoys skiing, biking, traveling, and playing soccer.