Josh is a GA alum and a data analyst with expertise in survey research and grassroots engagement for national and local political campaigns. He spent five years working in northern and southwest Virginia for candidates at all levels of government from Blacksburg Town Council to President of the United States. In 2013 he ran a campaign that registered over 3,000 Virginia Tech students to vote for state and local candidates and tested innovative messaging and communications tactics to persuade them to show up and make their voices heard on election day.
Today Josh is a targeting and data analyst for a survey research firm in Washington D.C., a Masters Student at Northwestern University pursuing a M.S. in Predictive Analytics, and the advocacy chair for the National Capital Area chapter of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. He occasionally writes about political and basketball data at https://medium.com/@joshyazman/.
Intro to Data Analytics
In this hands-on introductory workshop, you’ll learn to ask the right questions of your data, while learning basic analytic functionality in Google Sheets.
This 10-week course will teach you how to use large datasets to make critical decisions.
Communicating with Data
Come and learn the basics, and get the skills you need to tell data-stories in that next staff meeting, marketing presentation, or business pitch.
Take part in a full day of career exploration, and discover a path that celebrates your skills and passions.
Data Analytics 101
In this hands-on introductory workshop, you’ll learn to ask the right questions of your data, while learning basic analytic functionality & manipulating real- data sets.