Always Asking Why: Tess Newkold’s Journey to Tessellation

Tess Newkold’s Journey to Tessellation: Always Asking Why Growing up I was always the kid asking “why?”, I was good at math and science, loved exploring and learning new things. I was the typical nerdy kid who loved reading about … Read More

From Box Scores to BI: Connor Burton’s Journey to Tessellation

From Box Scores to BI: Connor Burton’s Journey to Tessellation Early Interest in Data My path into the world of data analytics is one that started at a young age with box scores. A box score is basically a table … Read More

Jealyn Montes

Telling Stories with Data: Jealyn Montes’ Journey to Tessellation

Telling Stories with Data: Jealyn Montes’ Journey to Tessellation As a child, I was always fascinated with learning and helping others. I was fond of going to school just so that I could learn one new thing a day. Even … Read More

Eric Carpenter

Eric Carpenter’s Journey to Tessellation: From Slopes to Statistics

Eric Carpenter’s Journey to Tessellation: From Slopes to Statistics When your ambition is stronger than your complacency, personal growth can begin. My journey into data, and ultimately to Tessellation, started at these crossroads. For as long as I can remember, … Read More

Mitch Lee Journey to Tessellation

From Small Organisms to Small Multiples: Mitch Lee’s Journey to Tessellation

In this blog post, Mitch Lee tells the story of how he started from a career in microbiology to transitioning to the data analytics industry. … Read More

Austin Wilson Journey to Tessellation

Journey to Tessellation: Austin Wilson’s Life-Long Passion of Data and Intelligence

Journey to Tessellation: Austin Wilson’s Life-Long Passion of Data and Intelligence Growing up, I’ve always had a passion for data and intelligence. As a boy, I was constantly trying to figure out the natural world around me, asking big questions … Read More

Jake Miknuk’s Journey to Tessellation: There is a Beginning and End to Everything

“There is a beginning and end to everything.” My dad has imparted this little bit of wisdom to me during almost every major transition in my life. Coming from a United States combat veteran who served for a year in … Read More

From Teaching to Tessellation: Jennifer Hunter’s Journey to Consulting

From Teaching to Tessellation: Jennifer Hunter’s Journey to Consulting From a young age, I’ve loved all kinds of puzzles, strategy games, brainteasers, and anything that involved problem-solving. In school, I quickly became the “go-to” for my friends who needed help … Read More

Well, Here I Am: The Phil Perrin Journey into Data Visualization & Analytics

Well, Here I Am: The Phil Perrin Journey into Data Visualization & Analytics Education I was always good at math. In high school, I skipped our pre-calculus course and went straight into Calculus. I then received our school’s Calculus award! … Read More

From Urban Planner to Data Analyst: Lynda Chao’s Journey to Tessellation

From Urban Planner to Data Analyst: Lynda Chao’s Journey to Tessellation The Early Signs Growing up, I have always enjoyed creative activities; from doodling to ceramics or graphic design, this part of me persisted well into college. I knew I … Read More