Barry Heller is an Advisory Technical Education Consultant within EMC Education Services. Barry is a course developer and curriculum advisor in the emerging technology areas of Big Data and Data Science. Prior to his current role, Barry was a consultant research scientist leading numerous analytical initiatives within EMC’s Total Customer Experience organization. Early in his EMC career, Barry managed the statistical engineering group as well as led the data warehousing efforts in an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) implementation. Prior to joining EMC, Barry held managerial and analytical roles in reliability engineering functions at medical diagnostic and technology companies. During his career, Barry has applied his quantitative skill set to a myriad of business applications in the Customer Service, Engineering, Manufacturing, Sales/Marketing, Finance, and Legal arenas. Underscoring the importance of strong executive stakeholder engagement, many of his successes have resulted from not only focusing on the technical details of an analysis, but on the decisions that will be result from the analysis. Barry earned a B.S. in Computational Mathematics from Rochester Institute of Technology and a M.A. in Mathematics from State University of New York (SUNY) New Paltz.