Meet the team

Stefan Hartwig - Founder & Chief Creative Officer

Skiena received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Illinois in 1988, and has authored over 130 technical papers. He is a former Fulbright scholar, and recipient of the ONR Young Investigator Award and the IEEE Computer Science and Engineer Teaching Award.

Dr. Steven Skiena Distinguished Professor SBU
Michael Lehmkuhl - Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Junting Ye is a 5th-year Ph.D. std at Stony Brook University. His interests are in the fields of data mining and applied machine learning, anomaly detection, large-scale news & social media anlaysis. He has been working with Dr. Steven Skiena and Dr. Leman Akoglu. Junting will join Facebook as a research scientist in Jun 2019.

Junting Ye Final Year PhD Student
Aaron Mentele - Chief Executive Officer

I'm a 2nd year PhD CS student at Stony Brook University. My research interests are Natural Language Processing, Data Science, AI and ML. I have worked on multiple research projects in these domains, in teams as well as individually. I'm particularly interested in application-oriented research in NLP.

Charuta Pethe 2nd Year PhD Student
Angela Hartwig - Director of Finance

Experienced Software Developer with a demonstrated history of working in the industry, Currently pursuing Master's in Computer Science at Stony Brook University. Skilled in Python, Golang, Java, C++, AngularJS, and Creative Writing. Interests include Distributed Systems, Big Data and Data Science.

Abhishek Reddy Graduate Student Computer Science
Mitch Kramer - Director of Development

I am a Computer Science Graduate student at Stony Brook University with an experience of 2 years as a Full Stack Software Engineer. I am passionate about building software that deals with large datasets. Skilled in Java, Python, C++, React, Angular JS.

Rohit Patil Graduate Student Computer Science
Wendy Johnson - Director of Client Services

Hello! I'm Ankur, and I'm Graduate student at Stony Brook University, New York.

Ankur Rastogi SDE Amazon Data Services
Allan Emerson - Senior Developer

Hello! I'm Harsh, and I'm Graduate student at Stony Brook University, New York.

Harsh Wardhan Agarwal Backend Engineer Confluent
Luke Whitson - Senior Developer

Hello! I'm Mohit, and I'm Graduate student at Stony Brook University, New York.

Mohit Goel SWE Google