Senior Manager of Data Science, National Basketball Association
Steven is a driven and passionate member of the BBYO alumni community. Following a transformative, fully invested AZA experience in Dallas, TX, he attended Muhlenberg College (Allentown, PA) where his BBYO-formed leadership skills made a positive impact on Jewish life on and off campus. He studied math, pre-med sciences, and jazz bass as an undergraduate before attending Texas A&M's Statistics PhD program. Leveraging his analytical education and passion for basketball, Steven is living out his career dreams working for the NBA in their League HQ in New York City. Like his time within BBYO, Steven values his NBA experience as being part of something much greater than himself. It is through the power of basketball and technology where Steven continues to make positive impacts on communities near and far. Steven prides himself on maintaining connections with many of his BBYO friends worldwide. He currently resides in Jersey City, NJ with his cattle dog, Pepper Mintz, and is also an Associate Professor of Statistics at Columbia University's School of Professional Studies. In his spare time, Steven loves cooking, live music, travel and listening to podcasts at 2x speed.