About Us

Richard Huntsinger
Executive Director
Dr. Richard Huntsinger is a professor, Silicon Valley entrepreneur, Fortune 500 operations executive, and management consultant with broad international experience leading programs in operational excellence, data analytics, internet-based and agent-based customer service, process automation, and enterprise software development at organizations like Hewlett-Packard, AT&T, Symantec, Hitachi, Curtiss-Wright, Bank of America, and US Department of Energy. He has served on the management teams of several venture-backed high-tech start-ups from build-out to IPO and acquisition. He currently serves as Executive Director of the Berkeley Data Analytics Group and lectures on business analytics at the University of California-Berkeley. He is a strategy and technology advisor to several companies and a frequent guest speaker in industry, academia, and government.

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, honors. He holds ASQ Six Sigma Black Belt and PMI Project Management Professional certifications.

Haas School of Business, University of California-Berkeley: https://haas.berkeley.edu/faculty/richard-huntsinger/
Division of Computing, Data Science, & Society, University of California-Berkeley: https://www.ischool.berkeley.edu/people/richard-huntsinger/