Shari Wakiyama, Director, Data Science and Product at Inmar, leads the Data Science Team, which builds data products and advances data science, BI, Big Data and analytics initiatives. Shari has more than twenty-five years of experience in technology, operations/engineering, business strategy, finance, and business development. Formerly, Shari was vice president with M&T Bank, where she managed a multi-million dollar portfolio of clients in correspondent banking, analyzed credit, drove product development and led strategy and growth. She was also senior software engineer with Northrop Grumman, where she managed multi-million dollar software projects for government agencies, leveraging leading-edge web and data technology. Prior, she was a consultant for the electrical engineering division with Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., responsible for analyzing gas and chemical handling systems for the semiconductor industry, and mathematics and computer science high school educator. Shari holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics and Education from LaSalle University, an M.Ed. in Mathematics and Education from DeSales University, an M.B.A. from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and completed graduate work in computer science at Villanova University.