University of Texas at Austin

Advisory Council

McCombs School of Business McCombs School of Business

Meet the MSBA Advisory Council

The MSBA Advisory Council is comprised of industry leaders with the purpose of advising the MSBA staff on the development of the program. Council members serve as liaisons and advocates of the MSBA Program, offer advice and guidance to the curriculum committee, and assist in student recruitment and student mentorship to strengthen the overall student experience. Members have the opportunity to participate in MSBA practicum projects, networking events, and student treks.

Sky Ammann Business Analytics

Sky Ammann

Data Analytics Manager, Corporate Finance Division, 3M

Shuba Balasubramanian

Principal, Deloitte

Jodi Blomberg Business Analytics

Jodi Blomberg

Managing Director, Analytics & Business Insight, Charles Schwab

Justin Bundick headshot

Justin Bundick

Senior Manager, Corporate Strategy, Data Science Center, Southwest Airlines

Claire Dadic headshot

Claire Dadic

Interim Director of Quality and Performance Improvement, CommUnityCare

John Damalas headshot

John Damalas

Senior Director - Enterprise Data & Analytics, Walmart

Mike Flannagan Business Analytics

Mike Flannagan

Senior Vice President, SAP Analytics

Terrick Green headhshot

Terrick Green

Sr. Director Business Analytics, Yeti Coolers

Jim Griffin headshot

Jim Griffin

Jim Griffin, Americas Director, Cartesian DataSciences

Lynda Jarrett

Procure to Claims

Product and Service Operations, HP IT

Brian Lakey

Brian Lakey

Data Scientist,

Justin Lo headshot

Justin Lo

Manager, Data Science Engineering Center of Excellence / Chevron

Scott Meier MSBA AC Photo

J. Scott Meier

Director, Data Analytics Service, Department of Veterans Affairs

MS Business Analytics Aaron O'Donnell

Aaron O'Donnell

Principal, Merik Markets, LLC

Joe Sagrilla headshot

Joe Sagrilla

Chief Strategy Officer, Clearsulting

Jake Schmidt photo

Jake Schmidt

Data Scientist, EOG Resources

Brent Schneeman

Brent Schneeman

Senior Director of Data Science, DOSH

Doug Shaver

Doug Shaver

Director of Customer Insight Analytics, FedEx Services

Michael Shepherd

Lead AI Research Technologist, Dell

Barrett Shipman headshot

Barrett Shipman

Partner, M&A Operations and Analytics, PwC

Brian Tapperson headshot

Brian Tapperson

Finance Manager, 3M

Ed Tonkon

Ed Tonkon

President, Zebra Technologies

Robert Welborn

Robert Welborn

Head of Data Sciences and Advanced Analytics - Connected Vehicles, General Motors

Michael Westerman headshot

Michael Westerman

Data Scientist, Phillips 66